Page last updated: 11:02PM Thursday July 24, 2014
Fine with light winds.
Fine, brief afternoon showers as W ly changes S ly.
Fine with southwesterlies.
Mainly fine. Southerlies dying out.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing Friday morning, becoming southerly 35 knots early Friday afternoon, then easing to 20 knots Friday evening. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers developing Friday afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 25 knots, easing Saturday 15 knots for a time. Southerly dying away late Sunday. Developing Monday northerly 30 knots.Sea rough at times. Moderate southerly swell easing Monday.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A strong southerly flow develops over the region on Friday. The flow dies out on Sunday as a ridge moves across the country, followed by northerlies.
GALE warning for COOK NIL warning for STEPHENS
Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Sea smooth. Fine.
Friday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing late morning, rising to southerly 20 knots in the afternoon, then easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon, easing in the evening. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Southwest 10 knots, rising southerly 25 knots around evening. Fine. Sunday: Easing to variable 5 knots. Mainly fine. Monday: Northerly 15 knots developing. Late drizzle.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Southwest swell, half a metre at times.