Marine Recreational Forecasts - Kapiti
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A northwesterly flow covers much of the country today. A trough slowly moves up the South Island today bringing lighter westerly to southwest winds, then moves onto the lower North Island during Saturday, and the upper North Island on Sunday. Another front moves over the far south late Sunday, then sweeps of the rest of New Zealand Monday.
Gale warning for Cook Nil for Stephens
Strong wind advisory. Friday: Northerly 15 knots rising to northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots this morning and to 30 knots gusting 40 knots for a time this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the morning. Cloudy. Fair visibility in a few showers. Northwest swell about 1 metre.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northwest 25 knots. Rain. Northwest swell rising to 2 metres. Sunday: Northwest 25 knots easing to 15 knots later. Rain, with heavy falls possible, clearing late. Northwest swell 2 metres, easing. Monday: Northwest rising to 25 knots, then changing southwest 15 knots. Cloudy and a few showers. Northwest swell 1 to 1.5 metres.