The cold snap is still coming – but latest computer models show a high east of NZ is likely to slow everything down – with rain clouds moving in this weekend, then a colder sou’west change for all of NZ is expected by mid to late next week. We also update you on weather conditions for Fieldays at Mystery Creek, Hamilton.
on 13/06/2013 7:32pm
“delayed” eh? 😉
Reliable models and forecasts have picked mild, moist north to northeast flow since beginning of week.
on 12/06/2013 9:45pm
I seem to remember wasn’t there a similar situation in June 2006 when there was the warm moist easterlies and a very cold southerly hit Canterbury and there was a freak snowstorm that wasn’t predicted? Was the setup similar to this or different?
on 13/06/2013 2:15am
There are some similarties however at this stage the temperatures arent appearing quite so icy.
on 12/06/2013 5:29am
What a surprise,another stalled tasman high with southwesterlies.