Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
3:05 AM September 24, 2014
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
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.
NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Wednesday: Northeast 20 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Moderate sea easing this evening. Fine spells.
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 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.
September 24, 2014
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