Page last updated: 5:32PM Sunday September 21, 2014
Cloudy periods. Fresh northerlies.
Showers, some heavy morning. S gust 120 km/h for a time.
Few early showers, then fine. Southerlies dying out.
Mainly fine. Northwesterlies developing.
*STORM WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest rising to 25 knots this evening, changing southerly 55 knots Monday morning, then easing to 30 knots Monday evening. Sea becoming very high for a time.Southerly swell rising to 4 metres.Poor visibility showers developing Monday morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning northwest 20 knots, changing Tuesday afternoon southerly 15 knots, becoming early Wednesday northerly 20 knots. Heavy southerly swell easing Tuesday.
|DATE||TIME (24hr)||HEIGHT (m)|
|H||21 Sep||15:12||1.5 m|
|L||21 Sep||21:16||0.7 m|
|H||22 Sep||03:25||1.5 m|
|L||22 Sep||09:38||0.7 m|
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
Northwest flow ahead of a trough approaching from the south. The trough moves across the area Monday morning, followed by southerly storms or gales,which ease late on Monday.
STORM warning for COOK
Sunday: Northerly 20 knots. Sea moderate. Partly cloudy.
Monday: Changing southerly 45 knots gusting 55 knots in the morning, easing to 35 knots gusting 45 knots during the afternoon, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the evening. Sea becoming high in the morning, easing in the afternoon. Poor visibility in showers developing in the morning.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Becoming northwest 20 knots in the morning, changing southerly 10 knots in the afternoon. Early showers then fine. Wednesday: Becoming northwest 15 knots early, rising to 20 knots late. Fine spells. Thursday: Northwest 20 knots. Mainly fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1. 5 metres this afternoon, 4.5 metres Monday, easing to 2 metres Tuesday, then rising to 2.5 metres Wednesday. For Castlepoint: Southerly half a metre, rising to 1.5 metres this afternoon, to 4.5 metres Monday, easing to 2.5 metres Tuesday, then rising to 3 metres Wednesday.