Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

11:16 AM September 3, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A series of troughs move over the country in an unstable west to southwest flow until Sunday, followed by a ridge on Monday.
Warnings: GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Southerly 20 knots, easing to 10 knots this evening, then turning northerly 10 knots overnight. Moderate sea, easing this evening. Poor visibility in rain, easing to showers this evening. Friday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots during the morning, then easing to 20 knots in the afternoon.Changing southeast 15 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough during the morning then easing in the afternoon. Poor visibility in showers developing in the evening.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Changing northwest 15 knots in the morning, rising to 25 knots late. Showers developing. Sunday: Southerly 15 knots developing. Showers. Monday: Southerly 15 knots dying out. Odd shower.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northwest half a metre or less.

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September 3, 2015

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