Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

4:48 AM December 11, 2016
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A southwest flow lies over the country. A weak front passes over the North Island on Monday, followed by a narrow ridge on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK
Forecast: Sunday: Northwest 15 knots, changing southerly 15 knots early morning, rising to 20 knots for a time late morning. Easing to variable 5 knots but southeast 10 knots about the south coast this afternoon and to variable 5 knots everywhere this evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time this morning. Fair visibility in a few morning showers.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Southerly 20 knots developing in the morning, then dying out overnight.A few showers. Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots developing. A few showers. Wednesday: Northerly gradually rising to 30 knots. A few showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre developing today, rising to 2 metres on Monday, then easing to 1.5 metres on Tuesday and to half a metre on Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Northeast 1.5 metres, easing to half a metre today. Southerly 1. 5 metres developing late today, rising to 2. 5 metres Monday, then easing to 1.5 metres Tuesday and to 1 metre Wednesday.

Moon Phases

  1. Dec 07
    First Quarter
  2. Dec 14
    Full Moon
  3. Dec 21
    Last Quarter
  4. Dec 29
    New Moon


December 11, 2016

Watch Latest Forecast

Video WeatherWatch: Spring Returns

A surge of wind, rain then showers and sun are on the way for the country this weekend and into next week. It's an unsettled forecast across New Zealand for at least…

© Copyright 2016, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf03 at 11 Dec 2016 09:01:40 Processing Time: 10ms