Page last updated: 11:11PM Saturday December 20, 2014
Rain this evening, chance heavy. Fresh Northerly.
Fine spells, few showers morning and night. Northwest.
Showers clear afternoon,then mainly fine.S ly dies out.
Mainly fine with light winds.
Northerly 25 knots, easing to 15 knots for a time this evening, changing southerly 20 knots Sunday evening. Sea rough at times. Southerly swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in rain developing this evening, easing early Sunday morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Monday morning variable 10 knots, becoming Wednesday northerly 15 knots.
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
A humid northwest flow affects the area ahead of a trough that moves east across the region on Sunday. A ridge of high pressure slowly builds over the region from the west during Monday and Tuesday and then slowly moves east on Wednesday.
NIL warning for COOK
Saturday: Northerly 15 knots, easing to 10 knots for a time this evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in rain developing this evening.
Sunday: Northerly 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the morning, changing southerly 15 knots late evening. Sea becoming moderate in the morning, easing late evening. Poor visibility in rain, clearing early morning.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Southerly 10 knots dying out in the evening. Few showers, clearing. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots, becoming southerly 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Mainly fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: For Wellington South Coast to Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre for a time Monday. For Castlepoint: Southerly half a metre or less, rising to southwest 1 metre for a time Monday. Northeast half a metre or less.