Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington
3:06 AM April 19, 2014
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A deep low west of the South Island directs a northeast flow over the area. The low moves further south,crossing the far south late today. A broad trough is expected to move onto the country on Sunday, followed by southwesterlies. A ridge spreads over the country on Tuesday.
NIL warning for COOK
Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Northerly 15 knots rising to northwest 25 knots in tonight. Sea becoming Rough tonight. Fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly rising to 30 knots early. Few showers from afternoon. Monday: Changing southerly 15 knots early, tending southeast 10 knots late. A few showers. Tuesday: Southeast 10 knots. Showers clearing.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre Monday. For Castlepoint: Easterly 3 metres, easing to 2 metres today and to 1.5 metres Sunday,tending southeast Tuesday. Southwest 1.5 metres, dying out today, redeveloping Tuesday.
April 19, 2014
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