Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
11:19 AM May 22, 2013
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A low west of central New Zealand and its associated fronts move east over the country today and Thursday, followed by strong southerlies. Southerlies ease early Friday with a brief ridge, followed by disturbed westerlies on Saturday.
GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS for tomorrow
Strong wind advisory. Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots tending northerly this afternoon. Sea slight. Fair visibility in showers, becoming poor in heavy showers this evening. Thursday: Northerly 10 knots changing southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the morning, then easing southeast 15 knots in the evening. Slight sea becoming rough in the morning and slight again in the evening. Poor visibility in rain, easing in the afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Southeast 15 knots dying out in the afternoon. Northeast 10 knots developing in the evening. Fine. Saturday: Tending northwest 20 knots. Mainly fine. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots. Rain, clearing late.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northwest 1 metre, dying out Thursday. Northwest 1 metre developing again Saturday, rising to 2 metres Sunday.
May 22, 2013
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