A STRONG WIND WARNING REMAINS IN FORCE FOR SOUTHERN COOK WATERS.
A frontal system lies slow moving over the group. Meanwhile, a trough of low pressure approaches Southern Cooks from the west.
A weak trough of low pressure affects the western parts of the group.
Forecast to midnight tomorrow for the Southern Cooks:
Over waters : Northeast to southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Rough seas.
Over land : Moderate to fresh east to northeast winds, gusty at times.
Occasional showers and isolated thunderstorms.
For the Northern Cooks:
Some showers and isolated thunderstorms.
Moderate easterly winds, fresh at times.
Moderate to rough seas.