Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

5:53 PM April 25, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A brief southerly change moves through tonight, followed by a ridge of high pressure on Saturday. A northerly flow strengthens on Sunday ahead of an active trough, which moves over the area on Monday and Tuesday.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong Wind Advisory. Friday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, easing to westerly 20 knots this evening, changing southerly 15 knots overnight. Rough sea easing this evening. Coud clearing. Saturday: Easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Westerly 10 knots developing in the afternoon, turning northeast 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming northwest 20 knots in the morning, tending northeast in the evening. Cloud increasing, late rain. Monday: Changing northwest 25 knots early, easing to 15 knots late. Rain, heavy and possibly thundery. Tuesday: Changing southerly 15 knots. A few showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre tonight, easing to half a metre or less late Saturday. Northwest 1.5 metres developing Monday.

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