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InfoGraphic: The main Weather News Highlights across NZ: Fri, Sat, Sun

A ridge for most of New Zealand today while ex tropical cyclone Debbie moves into the Tasman Sea. A northerly airflow on Saturday while a weakening low sits in the Tasman Sea. Sunday sees this low affecting the South Island, northerlies for the North Island.


Yellow – High’s comfortably reaching into the mid 20’s for the areas marked below.

Watch for a chance of morning fog about Canterbury and the Waikato.


Yellow – Afternoon high’s reaching into the mid 20’s for the areas marked below.

A chance of morning fog once again about the Waikato.


Blue – Heavy rain moves northwards along the West Coast during the day, easing from the south afternoon onwards.

Yellow – High’s into the mid 20’s for the areas marked below, perhaps even late 20’s about Canterbury in the afternoon.

– Please note, the idea behind this update is to focus on the main weather highlights, which is why not all regions are mentioned. 

For specific 10 day information for your city, town, rural community or island please see the 1500 forecasts on our homepage!

– Aaron Wilkinson,


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