Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

11:00 AM October 10, 2015
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A weak ridge lies over the region. On Monday the ridge moves north of the country and northwesterlies strengthen over the area ahead of a front moving up from the south. The front crosses the area on Tuesday followed by another weak ridge moving in from the west on Wednesday.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Northerly 20 knots, easing to 10 knots early afternoon. Changing southerly 15 knots for a time late afternoon and early evening. Moderate sea, easing early afternoon. Mainly fine. Sunday: Northerly 10 knots rising to 20 knots in the morning and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Mianly fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 25 knots rising to 35 knots in the morning. Cloud increasing. Tuesday: Northwest 35 knots easing to 20 knots in the morning, then changing southerly 15 knots in the afternoon. Rain developing in the morning, easing to showers later. Wednesday: Becoming northerly 20 knots. Showers clearing.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres overnight tonight, easing to 1.5 metres Sunday and 1 metre Monday, then rising to 2 metres late Tuesday, and easing to 1.5 metres Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 2 metres, rising to 3 metres overnight tonight,easing to 2.5 metres Sunday and 1.5 metres Monday, then rising to 2.5 metres late Tuesday, and easing 1.5 metres Wednesday.

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    New Moon
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    First Quarter
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    Full Moon


October 10, 2015


October 10, 2015

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