Page last updated: 4:02AM Saturday November 29, 2014
Fine. Strengthening northerly.
Mainly fine. Northerlies, gale in exposed places.
Occasional showers. Cool southerlies.
Showers clearing, becoming fine. Dying southerlies.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Variable 10 knots. Northwest 25 knots developing this morning, rising to 35 knots this afternoon. Sea becoming very rough. Southerly swell 1 metre at times. Poor visibility in showers, clearing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 35 knots with very rough sea, easing Sunday afternoon 25 knots and Sunday evening 15 knots.Changing early Monday southerly 25 knots, then easing late Tuesday 15 knots.
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Northwesterlies strengthen over the area today, followed by a southerly change overnight Sunday.
GALE warning for COOK
Strong wind advisory.
Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northwest 20 knots developing this morning, rising to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this afternoon and to 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the evening. Sea becoming rough this afternoon. Fair visibility in a few early showers, then fine.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Northwest 30 knots, gradually dying out. Mainly fine. Monday: Southerly 20 knots developing in the morning. Occasional showers. Tuesday: Southerly rising to 25 knots, but easing to 10 knots late. Showers clearing.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre rising to 1 metre today and to 1.5 metres Monday, then easing to 1 metre Tuesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1 metre today, to 1.5 metres Monday, and to 2 metres for a time early Tuesday.