Page last updated: 11:01PM Tuesday September 02, 2014
Cloudy periods. Southeasterlies.
Mostly fine. Light winds.
Sunny spells. Light winds.
Cloudy,light rain developing. Southerlies freshening.
Southerly 15 knots but 25 knots in the western Strait, easing to 15 knots everywhere early morning, and to variable 10 knots this afternoon. Rough sea in the west, easing. Southerly swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 10 knots, rising early Friday 25 knots with rough sea, easing Saturday 15 knots.
|DATE||TIME (24hr)||HEIGHT (m)|
|H||2 Sep||23:12||1.6 m|
|L||3 Sep||05:35||0.6 m|
|H||3 Sep||11:36||1.6 m|
|L||3 Sep||17:44||0.6 m|
|H||4 Sep||00:01||1.7 m|
|L||4 Sep||06:22||0.6 m|
Wellington Harbour and the south coast from Sinclair Head to Baring Head.
The low affecting northeast New Zealand slowly moves east by Wednesday, followed by a brief ridge. A second low approaches the country from the Tasman Sea on Thursday, then moves onto the upper North Island on Friday, and away to the east on Saturday. Meanwhile, the ridge to the south weakens gradually.
NIL warning for COOK
Tuesday: Southeast 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots overnight. Sea slight. Mostly fine.
Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southerly 10 knots developing late morning, easing to variable 5 knots again in the evening. Sea slight. Mostly fine, possible low cloud.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Fine spells. Friday: Southeast 15 knots developing. Patchy rain developing. Saturday: Southeast 15 knots. Patchy rain clearing.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: For Wellington South Coast and Palliser Bay: Southerly 1 metre at times. For Castlepoint: Northeast 1.5 metres, tending easterly this morning, easing to 1 metre Saturday. Southerly 1 metre or less, rising to 1.5 metres Saturday.