Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

10:47 AM October 21, 2014
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A weak ridge spreads over the area today. Northerlies develop on Thursday ahead of a front that is expected to move across the region early Friday,followed by strong and cold southerlies, and another ridge on Saturday.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK
Forecast: Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Wednesday: Southerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Morning cloud, then fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 25 knots developing in the morning. Cloudy periods. Friday: Early change to southerly 30 knots, easing to 25 knots later. Showers. Saturday: Southerly 25 knots dying out in the afternoon. Becoming fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast: Southerly about 1.5 metres, rising to 3 metres late Friday, then easing to 2 metres Saturday. For Palliser Bay and Castlepoint: Southerly 1.5 metres rising to 2 metres Thursday and to 4 metres late Friday, then easing to 2 metres late Saturday. Northeast 1 metre, dying out Wednesday.

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    First Quarter
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    Full Moon


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