Page last updated: 10:51PM Wednesday March 04, 2015
Cloudy periods. Chance PM shower. Northerlies.
Morning cloud then fine. Northerlies.
Rain developing, clearing towards evening.Northerlies.
Rain, clearing. Strong northerlies easing.
Northerly rising to 30 knots this evening. Sea rough.
Outlook following 3 days: Rising Friday morning northerly 45 knots. Easing Friday afternoon northerly 30 knots. Rising Saturday morning northerly 45 knots, changing late Saturday southerly 35 knots. Becoming Sunday northwest 25 knots. Sea high at times. Moderate southerly swell developing Sunday.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A ridge over the area weakens on Thursday. A northerly flow then strengthens ahead of an active front which moves east across the area on Friday, followed by a low to the south on Saturday. On Sunday, a ridge builds to the north, while a weak front moves over the South Island.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Poor visibility in rain, clearing this evening.
Thursday: Northerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Cloudy periods.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots in the morning. Rain developing in the morning, clearing later. Saturday: Northwest 30 knots, easing to 20 knots in the evening and changing southerly 20 knots overnight. Rain, clearing later. Sunday: Becoming northwest 20 knots. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northwest 1 metre developing Friday, rising to 2.5 metres on Saturday easing to 1 metre Sunday.