Today: Mainly fine with the chance of a shower. Westerlies developing.
Sunrise: 7:37 AM
Sunset: 4:59 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - kapiti
1:15 AM 8 Jun, 2020
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A southwest flow affects much of the country as a cold front moves away to the north. Another front moves over the lower South Island early today. The flow tips westerly over South Island from later today and remains strong in the far south, but eases over the rest of the country as a ridge slowly extends east across the upper North Island. The ridge remains in place into Wednesday.
Nil warnings for Cook and Stephens
Sunday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Westerly 10 knots developing around midday, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Isolated early showers clearing to mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northwest 15 knots. Mainly fine. Tuesday: Becoming southwest 10 knots early. Easing to variable 5 knots later. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Becoming northerly 10 knots early. Fine to start, then increasing cloud.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest 1.5 metres, then easing to half a metre today. Southwest half a metre developing Sunday.