Today: Partly cloudy with northwesterlies.
Sunrise: 6:57 AM
Sunset: 5:37 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - kapiti
9:04 AM 25 Apr, 2018
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A ridge covers most of New Zealand. A front weakens and moves north across the lower South Island today, and away to the east this evening. The ridge moves northeast on Thursday allowing westerlies and fronts to again affect the lower South Island. A northeast flow develops over the North Island from Friday.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Tuesday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots this morning, and easing to westerly 15 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Morning cloud with one or two showers possible, clearing to fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Turning northerly 10 knots. Morning cloud, then fine. Thursday: Northerly rising to 15 knots. Cloudy periods increasing. Friday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Westerly half a metre, rising to 1 metre at times until Friday. Southwest half a metre developing for a time Thursday.