Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
5:41 AM August 3, 2015
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Northwesterlies strengthen ahead of front which is expected to cross the region early Wednesday. Winds ease as a narrow ridge is expected to move over the area during Wednesday and Thursday.
GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Strong Wind Advisory. Monday: Northwest 10 knots rising to 20 knots this morning and rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea becoming rough for a time this afternoon and evening. Poor visibility in scattered rain.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northerly rising to 30 knots in the morning, easing to northwest 20 knots towards evening. Rain, some heavy falls, easing to showers later. Wednesday: Northwest 20 knots dying out early morning. A few clearing, then fine. Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Scattered rain developing later. Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Scattered rain developing later.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest half metre, rising to 1.5 metres today and 2.5 metres Tuesday, then easing to westerly 1 metre Wednesday.
August 3, 2015
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