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At

13°C

Wind:
N, 07 knots
Sunrise:
Sunset:
18°C15°C

Cloud increasing throughout the day. A few showers possible tonight. Northerlies, becoming strong this evening.

18°C15°C

Rain and low cloud developing in the morning. Northerlies rising to gale in the morning, then easing in the evening.

19°C16°C

Cloudy. Drizzly in the morning and showers in the evening. Strong northerlies, easing for a while.

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Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Wellington

Area Description:

Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.

Situation:

Strong northwesterlies develop over most of the country today, ahead of a trough which moves across New Zealand on Sunday and Monday. Another frontal system moves over the country on Tuesday.

Warnings:

Nil for Cook

Forecasts:

Strong wind advisory. Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing in the morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 40 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough in the evening. Partly cloudy. For the South Coast and Palliser Bay - Southerly swell easing to half a metre. For Castlepoint - Southerly swell 1.5 metres.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly rising to 30 knots early morning, easing to 20 knots at night. Periods of rain. For the South Coast and Palliser Bay - Southerly swell half a metre. For Castlepoint - Southerly swell easing to 1 metre. Monday: Northerly 20 knots. Partly cloudy. Rain morning and night. For the South Coast and Palliser Bay - Southerly swell half a metre or less. For Castlepoint - Southerly swell 1 metre. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 35 knots in the morning, easing to 20 knots later. Rain. For the South Coast and Palliser Bay - Southerly swell half a metre or less. For Castlepoint - Southerly swell 1 metre. Northeast swell 1 metre developing.

Swell:

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana

Marine Recreational Forecasts - Mana

Area Description:

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation:

Strong northwesterlies develop over most of the country today, ahead of a trough which moves across New Zealand on Sunday and Monday. Another frontal system moves over the country on Tuesday.

Warnings:

Nils for Cook and Stephens

Forecasts:

Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing in the morning, rising to 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the evening. Partly cloudy. Northwest swell half a metre developing.

Outlook:

Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the morning, easing to northwest 20 knots in the evening. Periods of rain. Northwest swell rising to 1.5 metres. Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Partly cloudy. Rain morning and night. Northwest swell easing to 1 metre. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 30 knots in the morning, easing to northwest 20 knots later. Rain. Northwest swell rising to 1.5 metres.

Swell:

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Castlepoint

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Castlepoint

Forecast:

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Saturday : Northeast 15 knots, rising to northerly 25 knots south of Cape Palliser in the morning. Northerly rising to 35 knots in the south in the evening. Sea becoming very rough in the south. Long period southwest swell 2 metres offshore, easing.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Sunday: Northerly 20 knots, but 40 knots south of Cape Palliser, easing to 30 knots in the south in the afternoon. Very rough sea in the south, easing. Monday: Becoming northwest 20 knots everywhere early, rising to 30 knots in the south late. Sea becoming rough in the south. Tuesday: Northerly 20 knots but 30 knots in the south, rising to 45 knots in the south for a time. Sea becoming high in the south for a time.

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Cook

Marine Coastal Forecasts - Cook

Forecast:

Saturday : Northerly 15 knots, rising to 30 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough. Long period southerly swell 1 metre, easing. Fair visibility in showers developing late evening.

Outlook:

Outlook following 3 days: Sunday: Northerly rising to 35 knots early morning, easing to 25 knots late evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Monday: Northerly easing to 15 knots early, rising to 25 knots at night. Rough sea easing for a time. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 40 knots, easing to 25 knots late. Sea becoming very rough for a time.