Kapiti Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti

5:18 PM February 22, 2017
Area Description: Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Situation: A high southeast of New Zealand extends a ridge onto the North Island. A weak front crosses the area overnight tonight then another ridge begins to build over the country on Thursday. Another front crosses the area on Sunday.
Warnings: NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Forecast: Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots but 15 knots south of Otaki, easing to variable 5 knots everywhere this evening. Sea slight. Fine weather. Thursday: Southerly 15 knots developing early morning, turning southeast 15 knots in the afternoon. Sea slight. Morning cloud, then fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots early morning. Southwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon, dying out in the evening. Fine weather. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots developing. Fine at first, but becoming cloudy in the evening. Sunday: Changing southerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods, chance shower.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northwest half a metre or less.

Moon Phases

  1. Feb 18
    Last Quarter
  2. Feb 26
    New Moon
  3. Mar 05
    First Quarter
  4. Mar 12
    Full Moon


February 22, 2017


February 22, 2017

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