Today: Fine. Cloud increasing in the evening. Gusty northwesterlies developing in the morning.

Sunrise: 6:06 AM

Sunset: 8:50 PM

Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint

5:39 PM 19 Jan, 2019

Kapiti Is.
Cape Turnagain
Cape Palliser
Cape Campbell


*STORM WARNING IN FORCE* North of Cape Palliser: Northeast rising to 20 knots this morning. Turning northwest 25 knots this afternoon, then gradually rising to 45 knots this evening. In the south: Northerly 15 knots, gradually rising to 40 knots this morning, then to 50 knots this evening. Sea becoming high. Southwest swell 1 metre offshore, easing. Northerly swell 1 metre, rising to 2 metres in the south. Fair visibility in rain developing in the south late this evening.


Outlook following 3 days: Northwest easing early Sunday 30 knots, but 40 knots in the south, changing everywhere later Sunday morning southwest 20 knots. Developing Sunday afternoon northwest 25 knots and rising Sunday evening 35 knots with very rough sea. Changing late Monday southeast 25 knots, easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots. Developing late Tuesday northwest 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Sunday.