Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

5:41 AM August 3, 2015
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: 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.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Forecast: 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: 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: 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.

Moon Phases

  1. Jul 31
    Full Moon
  2. Aug 07
    Last Quarter
  3. Aug 15
    New Moon
  4. Aug 23
    First Quarter


August 3, 2015

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