Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington
5:38 AM February 1, 2015
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A northerly flow strengthens today ahead of a trough approaching from the Tasman Sea, moving over the area on Tuesday, followed by strong northwesterlies.
GALE warning for COOK
Strong Wind Advisory. Sunday: Northerly 10 knots, gradually rising to 20 knots around midday and then to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the evening.Poor visibility in occasional rain.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly rising to 30 knots. Occasional rain. Tuesday: Northwest 30 knots, easing to 15 knots in the morning, then changing southerly 10 knots for a time afternoon. A few morning showers,then mainly fine. Wednesday: Northwest rising to 30 knots. Mainly fine, but rain at night.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre, easing to half a metre on Monday. For Castlepoint: Easterly about a metre or less. Southeast 1.5 metres, easing to half a metre on Monday.
February 1, 2015
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