Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington
10:47 AM July 30, 2015
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A ridge moves over central New Zealand today, remaining through Friday. A front, preceded by northwesterlies moves over the area on Saturday. A weak ridge builds to the south on Sunday.
NIL warning for COOK
Strong wind advisory. Thursday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this afternoon. Northwest 10 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Fine weather. Friday: Rising to northerly 20 knots in the morning, then to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the afternoon. Cloudy periods.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly 25 knots. Mostly fine, few showers. Sunday: Northerly rising to 30 knots. Rain at times. Monday: Northwest rising to 35 knots for a time. Rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 2.5 metres, easing to 2 metres tonight and to 1 metre Friday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 3 metres,easing to 2 metres tonight, 1.5 metres Friday, and to 1 metre Monday. Easterly 1 metre developing Monday.
July 30, 2015
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