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Tuesday night’s national forecast

A front lies across the lower South Island tonight bringing some patchy rain, mainly dry elsewhere with cloudy areas for many breaking up overnight.

Clear spells and a few clouds about, sea breezes ease this evening then expect light winds overnight.
Tonight’s Lows: 8-10


Clear spells, periods of cloud at times too. Southwesterly winds ease this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 9-10

Bay Of Plenty

Cloudy skies break up overnight, northerlies ease this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 9

Waikato & Central North Island

Clear spells, areas of cloud for others breaking away overnight. Light
Tonight’s Lows: 6-7

Eastern North Island

Mainly clear skies with light winds, some high cloud about the Wairarapa
may spread a little further north overnight.
Tonight’s Lows: 7-9

Western North Island
Cloudy periods with northwesterly winds, about Taranaki
expect mainly clear skies with westerlies easing later this evening.

Tonight’s Lows: 8-10

Cloudy areas with northerlies, perhaps tending southerly for a time this evening then

Tonight’s Low: 11


High cloud with southwesterlies easing this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: 9


High cloud with easterlies easing later, light winds overnight.
Tonight’s Lows: 7-8


Cloudy skies may break up a little overnight, light winds tend
northeasterly near the coast.
Tonight’s Lows: 5-7

West Coast

Mostly cloudy skies, patchy rain south of Haast with northerly winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 9-10

Coastal Otago

Cloudy with the odd shower possible, light winds.
Tonight’s Low: 8

Central Otago

Cloudy with the odd brief shower possible, light winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 7-8


Patchy rain with light winds.
Tonight’s Low: 6

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By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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