Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

3:05 AM September 24, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A ridge of high pressure over the Tasman Sea drives a northerly flow over the area. The ridge moves eastwards on Thursday to cross the North Island on Friday. A front is expected to reach the area late Friday.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Wednesday: Northeast 20 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing this evening. Fine spells.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northeast 10 knots, becoming northwest 25 knots late.Mainly fine. Friday: Northwest easing to 15 knots in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Saturday: Northwest 15 knots, turning southerly in the evening.Cloudy periods, few late showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre Thursday,then easing to half a metre Friday. Southerly half a metre at times.

Moon Phases

  1. Sep 16
    Last Quarter
  2. Sep 24
    New Moon
  3. Oct 02
    First Quarter
  4. Oct 08
    Full Moon


September 24, 2014

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