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Recreational Marine: Kapiti
Marine Weather Situation and Forecast issued at 0715hrs Wednesday 27-Oct-2021 by MetService
Nils for Cook and Stephens
A front becomes slow moving over the North Island this morning before a series of troughs associated with a complex low in the Tasman Sea moves across the South Island from later today. A ridge of high pressure affects the country early Saturday before another front moves over the South Island later.
Forecast issued at 0309hrs Wednesday 27-Oct-2021
Valid to 7 am Wednesday for Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots but northerly 15 knots south of Kapiti Island, becoming variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy with fair visibility in morning drizzle. Fine spells developing late morning. Northwest swell half a metre, rising to 1 metre.
Outlook until midnight Saturday:
Thursday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Easterly 10 knots
developing in the north in the evening. Periods of rain. Northwest
swell 1 metre, easing to half a metre.
Friday: Westerly 15 knots developing in the morning. Periods of rain,
clearing late. Northwest swell half a metre.
Saturday: Easing to variable 5 knots early. Northwest 15 knots developing late.
One or two showers. Northwest swell half a metre.
High tide at Plimmerton:
Wednesday 0202 1.4 metres.
Wednesday 1429 1.4 metres.
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