Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
4:48 AM February 9, 2016
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A ridge of high pressure sits over central New Zealand. A weakening front moves over the area late today, followed by another ridge.
GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Tuesday: Variable 5 knots becoming northeast 15 knots this morning, turning northerly 15 knots this afternoon. Changing southerly 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this evening. Mainly fine, cloudy periods developing this evening.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southerly easing to 10 knots in the morning, then dying out in the evening. Morning cloud then fine. Thursday: Northwest 10 developing early, then dying out late. Morning cloud then fine. Friday: Variable 5 knots. Morning cloud then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Nil significant.
February 9, 2016
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