Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington
11:04 AM March 1, 2015
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A ridge lies over the North Island for much of the period. A front is expected to move up and weaken over central New Zealand on Tuesday. On Thursday,a northerly flow spreads across the country, ahead of another front approaching from the southwest.
NIL warning for COOK
Sunday: Northerly 15 knots, easing to 10 knots around midday, then rising to 15 knots late afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, evening cloud. Monday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots for a time in the afternoon. Sea becoming moderate for a time in the afternoon. Morning and evening cloud.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northerly 20 knots, dying out for a time late morning and afternoon. Cloudy periods. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots. A few showers. Thursday: Northerly rising to 25 knots. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre or less. For Castlepoint: Southeast 1 metre easing to southerly half metre on Monday. Northeast half metre developing on Tuesday.
March 1, 2015
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