Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

11:23 AM July 26, 2016
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A complex low pressure system over the North Island moves away to the east today, followed by several troughs embedded within an unsettled westerly flow late Wednesday onwards.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine. Wednesday: Northeast 15 knots, turning northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the morning. Sea becoming rough in the morning. Fair visibility in morning showers, then mainly fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest gradually rising to 35 knots. A period of rain, possibly heavy. Friday: Northwest easing to 25 knots. Chance shower. Saturday: Northwest rising to 30 knots, easing to westerly 15 knots late. Showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest 1.5 metres easing to 1 metre today, then rising to 2.5 metres Thursday.

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July 26, 2016

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