Wellington Recreational Marine Forecast

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

5:06 PM September 23, 2014
Area Description: Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Situation: A ridge of high pressure over the Tasman Sea drives a northwest flow over the area. The ridge moves eastwards on Thursday to cross the North Island on Friday. A front is expected to reach the area late Friday.
Warnings: NIL warning for COOK
Forecast: Strong wind advisory. Tuesday: Northerly 25 knots gusting 35 knots easing to 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing this evening. Fine. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon. Fine.
Outlook: Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest rising to 30 knots. Mainly fine. Friday: Northwest easing to 20 knots in the morning, rising to 25 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Northwest 20 knots, turning southerly in the afternoon. Cloudy, late showers.
Swell: Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: 3 metres, easing to 2 metres later today, rising to 3.5 metres for a time Wednesday, then easing to 2 metres Friday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 3.5 metres, easing to 2.5 metres today, rising to 4 metres Wednesday, then easing to 3 metres Thursday and to 2 metres Friday.

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    New Moon
  3. Oct 02
    First Quarter
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    Full Moon


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