Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

5:00 PM July 31, 2014
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A strengthening north to northwest flow covers the region. A trough moves across the area during Sunday, followed by southerlies and then a ridge on Monday.
Warnings: GALE warning for COOK
Forecast: Gale warning. Thursday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 40 knots, rising to 30 knots gusting 45 knots overnight. Sea rough. Fair visibility in occasional evening drizzle. Friday: Northerly 30 knots gusting 45 knots, easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots late morning, then rising to 35 knots gusting 45 knots at night. Sea becoming very rough at night. Fair visibility in occasional morning drizzle and evening rain.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northwest 40 knots. Periods of rain. Sunday: Northwest 25 knots, changing southerly 25 knots. Rain easing to showers. Monday: Variable 10 knots. Becoming fine.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Monday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre developing Sunday. For Castlepoint: Northeast 1 metre developing Saturday, rising to 1.5 metres Sunday, then dying away Monday. Southerly 1 metre developing Sunday.

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