Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

11:06 PM February 9, 2016
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A ridge of high pressure lies slow-moving over central New Zealand through into Saturday.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Wednesday: Southerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots easing to 15 knots this morning, then to variable 5 knots late afternoon. Northwest 10 knots developing late evening. Rough sea, easing morning. Morning cloud then fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Morning cloud then fine. Friday: Becoming southerly 10 knots in the morning, then dying out at night.Fine spells. Saturday: Variable 5 knots, but southerly 10 knots during the afternoon. Morning and evening cloud.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time late today and Thursday. For Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1.5 metres late today, then easing to half a metre late Friday. For Castlepoint: Easterly 1 metre. Southerly 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres late today, then easing to half a metre Saturday.

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February 9, 2016


February 9, 2016

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