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Wednesday night’s national forecast

A gentle southwest flow will drop out in many inland areas tonight, combined with clear skies this means frosty conditions. The odd shower affects the lower South Island and western North Island Auckland northwards overnight. Showers about the east coast of the North Island mostly clearing away this evening.

Clear spells with a few showers, especially in the west with long dry spells out east. Southwsterly winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 5-6


Mainly clear with a few clouds about, mostly later this evening with the chance of a shower especially out west. The odd shower may continue overnight.
Southwesterlies ease this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 4

Bay Of Plenty

Clear skies with southwesterlies easing this evening.
Tonight’s Low: 3

Waikato & Central North Island

Mainly clear skies with southwesterlies easing away this evening. About
southern parts of the Central North Island cloud and any remaining showers clear
away this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: -2-0

Eastern North Island

Showers ease and mostly clearing this evening, cloud breaks up overnight.
Southwesterly winds ease later.
Tonight’s Lows: 2-4


Generally clear skies for the majority of tonight with light winds however
around midnight there may be some cloud and the chance of a brief shower.
Tonight’s Lows: 1-2

Western North Island

Areas of cloud breaking up overnight, light winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 1-2


Cloudy periods with any remaining showers clearing this evening, cloud
breaks overnight with southerlies dying out.
Tonight’s Low: 6

Marlborough & Nelson

Areas of cloud clearing away overnight, light winds.
Tonight’s Lows: -2-2


Mainly clear skies tonight with light winds, frosty. Some remaining cloud
about North Canterbury clearing this evening.
Tonight’s Lows: -2- -1

West Coast

Mainly clear skies although cloud about North Westland clearing away this
evening, light winds tend southwest.
Tonight’s Lows: 1-2

Coastal Otago

Mainly clear with a few clouds, light winds. Later this evening or around
midnight southwesterlies freshen bringing a few showers.
Tonight’s Low: 5

Central Otago

Areas of cloud develop later this evening, chance of a shower mainly in the
south of the region. Light west to southwest winds.
Tonight’s Lows: 0-1


Showers with west to southwest winds.
Tonight’s Low: 5

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By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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