Page last updated: 7:41AM Saturday May 23, 2015
Fine with high cloud. Southerlies developing.
Few showers from afternoon. Westerly then southerly.
Showers becoming few and far between. Cool southwest.
Fine. Southwesterlies dying away.
Northerly 25 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Southerly 20 knots developing this evening. Rough sea easing. Southerly swell 2 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Developing Sunday morning northwest 20 knots, changing Sunday afternoon southwest 35 knots with very rough sea. Southerly swell becoming heavy Monday.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A narrow ridge affects central parts of the country today. A strong southwesterly flow covers the country from Sunday onwards, gradually easing on Tuesday as a ridge approaches from the Tasman Sea.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Saturday: Northerly 10 knots, gradually turning southerly 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Fine spells with high cloud increasing.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming westerly 25 knots in the morning, changing southwest 20 knots late. A few showers developing in the afternoon. Monday: Southwest 30 knots. Fine spells increasing, possible shower. Tuesday: Southwest 25 knots easing. Becoming fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: Northwest 1 metre, easing to half a metre today, then rising to 1. 5 metres Sunday, easing to half a metre Monday and turning southwest Tuesday.