Today: Fine. Northerlies gradually strengthening.
Sunrise: 6:45 AM
Sunset: 8:24 PM
Marine recreational Forecasts - wellington
6:00 AM 18 Feb, 2019
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A ridge of high pressure affects central New Zealand, and persists throughout the forecast period.
NIL warning for COOK
Sunday: About the south coast - Southeast 15 knots, turning northerly 10 knots this morning, then gradually rising to 20 knots by afternoon. Elsewhere - variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots developing mid-morning, rising to 15 knots by afternoon.Sea becoming moderate in the south this afternoon. Cloudy, becoming fine this afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly easing to 10 knots morning, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Fine. Tuesday: Northerly 20 knots. Fine, apart from morning and evening cloud. Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots. Partly cloudy.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 2 metres, easing to 1 metre today. Rising to 1.5 metres for a time late Monday. For Castlepoint: Southerly 2 metres,easing to 1 metre today,rising to 1.5 metres for a time Monday.Northeast 1 metre, easing to half a metre or less today.
Marine recreational Forecasts - mana
6:09 AM 18 Feb, 2019
Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.
A ridge of high pressure covers the country today. A series of fronts affect the far south of the South Island from Monday,but the high remains slow moving over the North Island.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Sunday: Southeast 15 knots, tending northeast 10 knots early morning, and northwest 10 knots late morning,rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Morning and evening cloud, otherwise fine.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Fine. Tuesday: Northerly rising to 20 knots later. Partly cloudy. Wednesday: Northerly easing to 10 knots in the morning. Partly cloudy
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest half a metre or less,rising to 1 metre for a time Monday.
Marine coastal Forecasts - castlepoint
6:06 AM 18 Feb, 2019
Southerly 10 knots.Becoming northeast 15 knots but 25 knots south of Cape Palliser this morning,and northwest 25 knots everywhere this evening. Sea becoming rough at times.Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 25 knots. Easing Monday evening variable 10 knots.Developing early Tuesday northwest 15 knots,rising later Tuesday 25 knots, easing again early Wednesday 15 knots. Rough sea at times.
Marine coastal Forecasts - cook
6:09 AM 18 Feb, 2019
Southeast 15 knots. Turning northerly 15 knots this morning,rising to 25 knots early afternoon. Sea becoming rough.Southerly swell 2 metres, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 25 knots, easing Monday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing Tuesday afternoon northerly 25 knots, easing again later Wednesday northerly 15 knots. Rough sea at times.