Page last updated: 11:31AM Monday April 21, 2014
Fine spells, the odd shower.Northwesterlies.
Fine spells, the odd shower. Light winds.
Cloudy periods increasing. Northerlies developing.
Brief rain at times. Northerlies.
Westerly 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell west of Farewell Spit to Hawera, 3 metres. Northwest swell in the east, 2 metres at times. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Changing Tuesday morning southeast 15 knots, dying out late Tuesday. Developing Wednesday northwest 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell in west. Moderate northwest swell easing Tuesday.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
The southerly flow over the area eases on Tuesday as a high moves over from the west. Northerlies developing Wednesday as the high shifts to the north and persists there for the remainder of the forecast period. A front approaches from, and stalls, to the south on Thursday. On Friday northerlies rise to gale as a low and its associated front are expected to move onto the South Island.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Monday: Northwest 15 knots becoming variable 5 knots this evening. Slight sea easing this evening. Fine.
Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Smooth sea. Mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Northerly 15 knots developing. Cloudy periods increasing. Thursday: Northerly 10 knots. Cloudy with some rain. Friday: Northerly rising to 20 knots. Patchy drizzle.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Northwest 2 metres easing to 1 metre Tuesday and dying out Wednesday. Northwest half a metre developing Friday.