Paraparaumu

TODAY

AT 4:00 AM

17 °C

WIND: NW, 10 knots

Partly Cloudy

High: 22

Low: 12

Tuesday

Fine

High: 22

Low: 18

Wednesday

Fine

High: 23

Low: 14

Today: Chance morning shower then becoming fine. Northwesterlies, easing at night.

Sunrise: 6:12 AM

Sunset: 8:50 PM

Marine recreational Forecasts - mana

8:56 PM 21 Jan, 2019

Waitarere
Kapiti Is.
Pukerua Bay
Mana Is.
Makara Beach
Wellington Harbour
Sinclair Head
Baring Head

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation:

A west to southwest flow covers the country today, then a ridge develops over the North Island on Tuesday. A front preceded by strong northwesterlies then moves up the South Island on Wednesday, and the North Island on Thursday, followed by a southwest flow.

Warnings:

GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Gale warning. Monday: Northwest 30 knots gusting 40 knots, rising to 35 knots gusting 45 knots for a time this morning. Northwest easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the afternoon, then gradually changing southwest 10 knots in the evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time in the morning. Cloudy at first, then clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Becoming southwest 15 knots early morning, then northwest 20 knots from midday. Morning cloud,then fine. Wednesday: Northwest rising to 30 knots. Cloudy periods. Thursday: Changing southerly 20 knots early, easing to southeast 10 knots late. Morning rain, then fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres at times tonight and Wednesday, then easing to half a metre Thursday. Southwest half a metre or less.

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Marine recreational Forecasts - kapiti

8:41 PM 21 Jan, 2019

Waitarere
Kapiti Is.
Pukerua Bay
Mana Is.
Makara Beach
Wellington Harbour
Sinclair Head
Baring Head

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.

Situation:

A west to southwest flow covers the country today, then a ridge develops over the North Island on Tuesday. A front preceded by strong northwesterlies then moves up the South Island on Wednesday, and the North Island on Thursday,followed by a southwest flow.

Warnings:

GALE warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast:

Gale warning. Monday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, rising to 35 knots gusting 45 knots early morning, then easing to 30 knots gusting 40 knots late morning. Gradually becoming southwest 15 knots but 20 knots north of Kapiti Island in the evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time early morning. Cloudy at first, then clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Changing southwest 15 knots in the morning, becoming northwest 20 knots from midday. Morning cloud, then fine. Wednesday: Northwest rising to 25 knots. Cloudy periods. Thursday: Changing southerly 15 knots early, easing to southeast 10 knots late. Morning rain, then fine.

Swell:

Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest 1 metre, rising to 2 metres tonight and Wednesday,then easing to half a metre Thursday. Southwest half a metre or less.

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