Page last updated: 11:02PM Tuesday October 21, 2014
Fine with light winds.
Fine. Light winds.
Cloudy periods. Northwesterlies gradually freshening.
A few showers with a southerly change.
Southerly 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Moderate sea easing. Southerly swell rising to 2 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Thursday morning northerly 35 knots. Changing early Friday morning southerly 45 knots with high sea, easing late Friday 35 knots and dying out Saturday afternoon. Developing late Saturday northerly 15 knots. Moderate southerly swell.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A ridge lies over the area. Northerlies develop on Thursday ahead of a front that is expected to move across the region early Friday, followed by strong and cold southerlies, and another ridge on Saturday.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots, turning southeast 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Wednesday: Southeast 10 knots, turning southwest 10 knots in the afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest 25 knots developing by afternoon. Cloudy periods. Friday: Early change to southerly 25 knots, then easing to 15 knots later. A few showers. Saturday: Southerly 15 knots dying out in the afternoon. Fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time Thursday, dying out Friday.