Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
6:18 AM September 21, 2014
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A southerly flow turns northwest later today ahead of a trough approaching from the south. The trough is expected to move across the region early on Monday, followed by gale force southerlies, which ease late on Monday.
NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Strong wind advisory. Sunday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to southerly 20 knots for a time this morning. Becoming northwest 15 knots this afternoon, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough this evening. Fair visibility in evening showers.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Changing southerly 35 knots in the morning, easing to 30 knots in the evening. Rain easing to showers. Tuesday: Tending northwest 20 knots early, then changing southwest 15 knots late. A few showers clearing, then mainly fine. Wednesday: Becoming variable 5 knots. Fine spells.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest 2 metres, easing to southerly 1 metre Monday and northwest half a metre Tuesday.
September 21, 2014
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