Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington
11:07 AM September 3, 2014
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A narrow ridge affects the region today. A south to southeast flow develops on Thursday as a low approaches the North Island from the Tasman Sea. The flow turns more southerly as the low crosses the North Island on Friday and Saturday. A northerly flow develops on Sunday ahead of a front approaching from the south.
NIL warning for COOK
Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Southeast 10 knots developing late morning, easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods and possible morning fog.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Southerly 15 knots developing. Light rain developing. Saturday: Southerly 10 knots dying out overnight. Cloud, light rain clearing. Sunday: Northerly 20 knots developing. Cloud clearing.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre or less. For Castlepoint: Northeast 1.5 metres, tending easterly 1 metre on Thursday and tending southerly on Sunday.
September 3, 2014
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