Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

10:38 AM August 21, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A strong, cold southerly flow over the region eases during the weekend as a ridge builds over the country.
Warnings: STORM warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots rising to 30 knots gusting 40 knots for a time this afternoon, then easing to 20 knots late evening. Rough sea easing late evening. Cloudy periods. Friday: Easing to southwest 15 knots early afternoon, then rising to southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots at night. Sea becoming rough at night. Fair visibility in a few morning showers.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Southerly easing to 20 knots during morning and to 15 knots at night. Mostly cloudy, a few showers. Sunday: Southerly 15 knots. Increasing fine spells. Monday: Southerly 15 knots dying away in the evening. Fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Southwest half a metre dying out Sunday.

Moon Phases

  1. Aug 18
    Last Quarter
  2. Aug 26
    New Moon
  3. Sep 02
    First Quarter
  4. Sep 09
    Full Moon


August 21, 2014

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