Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

10:48 AM October 22, 2014
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A ridge lies over the area today. Strong northerlies develop on Thursday ahead of a front that is expected to move across the region early Friday,followed by strong and cold southerlies, and another ridge on Saturday. Another front moves over the area late Sunday.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK for tomorrow NIL warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Fine. Thursday: Northerly 15 knots developing in the morning, rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Changing early morning southerly 20 knots, easing to 10 knots overnight. A few showers clearing later. Saturday: Becoming variable 5 knots in the morning. Northwest 20 knots developing later. Fine. Sunday: Northwest 25 knots. Changing southerly 20 knots late. Rain developing.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northwest 1 metre developing for a time Thursday and again on Sunday.

Moon Phases

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    New Moon
  3. Oct 31
    First Quarter
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    Full Moon


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