Weather Forecast for Kaikoura


Summary of Kaikoura

Partly cloudy.

Forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Now in Kaikoura

8°c

Observed at 1:28am from:
Peninsula (IKAIKOUR2)

Rain (today)0mm
WindS 9km/h
Humidex (Beta)8°c
Humidity85%
Pressure1033.86hPa

Current conditions by The Weather Company

Today in Kaikoura

12°c
Partly cloudy.
Rain (chance)10%
WindSSW 18km/h
UV Index3 (Moderate)
Sunrise6:19am
Sunset6:18pm

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Tonight in Kaikoura

6°c
Partly cloudy.
Rain (chance)10%
WindNW 7km/h
Moonrise-
Moonset9:22am
Moon PhaseWaning Gibbous

Computer generated forecast by The Weather Company

Next 24 Hours in Kaikoura

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6%
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6%
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5km/hr
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4km/hr
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4km/hr
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4km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Next 9 Days in Kaikoura

Sat 21 Sep
14°c
9°c
Generally clear.
NE
11km/hr
0%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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2%
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6%
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of rain
6%
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of rain
6%
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9km/hr
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Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sun 22 Sep
16°c
9°c
Generally clear.
E
6km/hr
0%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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3%
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3%
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7km/hr
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Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Mon 23 Sep
15°c
8°c
Cloudy.
NNE
12km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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of rain
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of rain
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Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Tue 24 Sep
10°c
5°c
Rain.
ESE
17km/hr
60%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
42%
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of rain
41%
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of rain
34%
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of rain
32%
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of rain
30%
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13km/hr
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Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Wed 25 Sep
13°c
5°c
Partly cloudy.
W
11km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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14%
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
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of rain
5%
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of rain
6%
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of rain
7%
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of rain
8%
chance
of rain
30%
chance
of rain
31%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
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of rain
W
12km/hr
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11km/hr
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11km/hr
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10km/hr
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10km/hr
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10km/hr
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10km/hr
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
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16km/hr
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Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Thu 26 Sep
10°c
5°c
Partly cloudy.
SW
24km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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36%
chance
of rain
41%
chance
of rain
44%
chance
of rain
32%
chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
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chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
23%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
21%
chance
of rain
24%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
22%
chance
of rain
WSW
17km/hr
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17km/hr
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19km/hr
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20km/hr
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21km/hr
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20km/hr
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20km/hr
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20km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Fri 27 Sep
13°c
7°c
Generally clear.
SW
14km/hr
10%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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21%
chance
of rain
19%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
6%
chance
of rain
9%
chance
of rain
7%
chance
of rain
8%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
19km/hr
WSW
18km/hr
WSW
17km/hr
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17km/hr
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16km/hr
WSW
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
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15km/hr
S
15km/hr
SSE
14km/hr
ESE
13km/hr
ENE
12km/hr
NNE
10km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NW
9km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sat 28 Sep
15°c
9°c
Generally clear.
NNE
12km/hr
0%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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5:00
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6:00
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7:00
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8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
1%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
2%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
4%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
5%
chance
of rain
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
10km/hr
NW
9km/hr
NW
9km/hr
NNW
8km/hr
NNW
8km/hr
N
9km/hr
NNE
10km/hr
NNE
11km/hr
NNE
12km/hr
NNE
12km/hr
NNE
13km/hr
NNE
13km/hr
NNE
12km/hr
NNE
11km/hr
N
10km/hr
N
9km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
10km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company

Sun 29 Sep
16°c
9°c
Partly cloudy.
N
12km/hr
20%
chance
of rain
The Weather Company
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6:00
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7:00
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8:00
PM
9:00
PM
10:00
PM
11:00
PM
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
3%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
11%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
12%
chance
of rain
13%
chance
of rain
14%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
18%
chance
of rain
17%
chance
of rain
16%
chance
of rain
15%
chance
of rain
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
10km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NNW
11km/hr
NNW
12km/hr
NNW
12km/hr
NNW
12km/hr
NNW
12km/hr
N
11km/hr
N
12km/hr
N
12km/hr
N
12km/hr
N
12km/hr
N
14km/hr
N
14km/hr
N
14km/hr
N
15km/hr
N
15km/hr
N
14km/hr
NNW
14km/hr
NNW
13km/hr
NNW
13km/hr
NW
13km/hr

Hourly forecast analysed and prepared by The Weather Company


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Comments

We were unsure if they were

i sure hope so !

:)

What an amazing day that WILL

What an amazing day that WILL be

Thunder in West

As forecast thunder in the west, light rain in New Lynn.

Rain in Auckland - Sunday 16th September

Hi, I dont understand the rain radar / rain forecast maps, so sorry for asking, but is rain expected between 6am and midday on the north shore tomorrow? Looking forward to your response.
Thanks. Aviva

Hi Aviva,At this stage the

Updated reply: 6:29am Sunday

Hi Aviva,

Unfortunately the front has stalled over Auckland (we knew it was going to stall but everything pointed towards that happening further east of Auckland!). Looks as though the rain may linger for a few more hours into Sunday - the late departure of the rain may mean a later arrival for the following showers expected this afternoon.

Cheers

WW

Sunday

Hi Guys - still lovin' your work - but the forecast for Sunday is somewhat interesting!!!

 Hi there - apologies about

 Hi there - apologies about that - we have a small bug in the system and are currently changing things behind the scenes to strengthen our site and prepare for more growth - hopefully this bug will be gone soon.  You'll notice there is a full Sunday forecast next to the one that says "n/a"

Cheers

WW

HAIL

very heavy hail in Kingslasnd right now...the road is white and there is buildup on car bonnets and windscreens!!

There must be a wind chill on

There must be a wind chill on that wind today, as right now (8:00am) metservice is telling me it 14 degrees but sure does not feel like it....

Who's going to blink first.....

As at 11/9 5.37am Metservice has Saturday showing "Fine - dry with northwesterlies", and you guys have "Rain developing late morning or around midday". Who's going to blink first..................

MetService now has rain

MetService now has rain developing :)

WW

Top work!

Top work!

Damn

I was hoping MS were going to be right on this one - I need it fine until 1pm!!!

Haha! Welll, fingers crossed

Haha! Welll, fingers crossed it arrives later in the day - most models seem to think the rain won't get going until during Saturday afternoon - will have a much better idea tomorrow evening.

WW

Hi, can you guys help real

Hi, can you guys help real quick?
How's the weather looking for Sat-Sun, 15th and 16th?
Cheers :)

Starts settled, but...

Saturday morning and afternoon should be settled.  Saturday night a quick-hitting Tasman low is expected to push across the top of the country bringing some showers with it.  On Sunday, the northerlies will turn into southwesterlies on the back side of that low which could keep things a bit unsettled into Monday.  Although the best chance for rain will be gone by midday Sunday.

That's the way it looks now.  But that's still a week out, so there will likely need to be some fine-tuning done as we get closer.

Cheers
Howard

Weathermap

Strange. Today when I clicked on the weathermap, the Avast anti-virus on my PC warned me that it detected the js.Redirector-ZK trojan horse. The page that triggered the warning was this :

http://www.weathermap.co.nz/build/js/wmap_chart_mobile_111222.js

 Hi there - many thanks for

 Hi there - many thanks for this, and the link, we've passed on to Weathermap who confirm they are currently fixing an issue.  

Cheers

WW

Thunder & rain

Just had thunder & rain in New Lynn. Strong wind blowing too.

xml feed

hey how do i get the xml feed for this?

 Hi there - we currently dont

 Hi there - we currently dont have a public XML feel but are working on various options for 2013.

Cheers

WW

Trojan virus

I've been trying to access your rain map and it keeps coming up on my computer that it has a trojan virus so I can't read it. Not sure if others have had this problem but my anti virus is up to date and current through my work IT dept.

Hi Guest Must be something at

Hi Guest

Must be something at your end, maps work fine and no virus here. Your anti virus software possibly can't recognise the pop up window or maybe it's the add's in the window it doesn't like? There might be a function to ignore it's suggestion which you could use. Best to get in touch with your IT guy at work as it's hard to know the problem from here behind cyber space.

Cheers
Aaron

Hi there, How does it look

Hi there,
How does it look for Saturday and Sunday (8th and 9th Sep) ?

Cheers, keep up the good work :)

Terrible week,monday be

Terrible week,monday be rain,change to gale SW,tues-thursday be strong SW with cloud,showers and little sun then friday be mostly cloudy and weekend at this stage west to northwest with rain developing.

6 day forecast

Your site is improving, can you add the tide times now please as the sun rise and set are an added bonus thanks. Keep up the constant improvements.
Adrian

weather archives

how do i get information on the weather on june 19 2012

According to the papers a

According to the papers a moderate N wind 9.8c-16.8c 1.4mm rain to 6pm.Auckland.

Hi there Go to

Hi there

Go to http://www.wunderground.com. Type in NZAA into the search box and you can select the dates you want and find out various info.

For more specific informoration regarding other weather stations you could try the CliFlo database here http://cliflo.niwa.co.nz/

Cheers
Aaron

TVNZ rain radar

Hi Philip
TVNZ's weather web page has been showing the same rain radar & isobar map for about six days now - I even rang their online people to tell them it was stuck last Friday but it's still the same. So I've given up.

Is there another web site for local rain radar showing a similar local rain radar to TVNZ's? I quite liked it before they changed it
Cheers

Sure there is. You can head

Sure there is.

You can head along to http://www.weatherzone.co.nz then click on the radar images at the bottom depending on where you are looking for.

http://www.metvuw.com is another place, more specifically http://www.metvuw.com/radar/radar.php?location=nz will take you to the radar page. Only issue is they only do 3 hourly updates on metvuw at present.

Then there is the metservice website for radar which is where they originate from at http://www.metservice.com

Cheers
Aaron

Message for Philip

Hi Philip,
Would you be able to tell me the weather around monday this week (10am-2pm)?

Please don't ask me to look at the maps, as I want to know what it it is like, EG Sunny, Showers etc. Any other information is appreciated.

Hi thereAaron here, analyst

Hi there

Aaron here, analyst at WeatherWatch. As guest duely notes it will likely be wet (rain) in the time period you mention with breezy north to northwesterly winds, 20 to 25 kph. Rain eases to showers mid to late afternoon with a westerly wind change.

Cheers
Aaron

Hi Aaron, So no chance of it

Hi Aaron,
So no chance of it being fine? Is it just full on rain? No fine breaks?

Sorry, I'm not real good at weather :(

Thanks

Have just come on duty, so

Have just come on duty, so this is probably a bit late.

Looks like there was rain this morning then it has eased to a few showers late morning as winds changed more northwest, the winds should tilt more to the west during this afternoon. Looks like there are fine breaks out there now and the risk of showers isn't too high now, still a chance of a few passing through but should be mainly dry.

Cheers
Aaron

It will be overcast and wet

It will be overcast and wet with a wind change likely later.

Impressive clouds

Impressive build up of clouds South of New Lynn. Appear to be traveling up the Manukau.

cheers

cheers

Overnight minimum temps

where are they?

They are temp that says

They are temp that says overnight 'max' which was part of a trial we ran to see how people felt about having an 'average' overnight low (as in winter the temp can vary bu several degrees from suburb to suburb).    However we are scrapping this - was interestnig to trial it though as it challenged us to look at the overnight low in a more generic term rather than the minimum which is almost always in Henderson.

WW

Overnight minimum temps

Ok but max's are not as helpful but both would be splendid, so a suggestion, split it out like your competitors & give us a max & minimum as by N/S/E & W. I'm on the Shore which is usually at least 2 above most overnight minimums forecasts but rely on this info to decide weather keep the woodburner chugging along in the middle of the night so as to avoid the kids using a chilly house as an excuse not to get up & dressed & ready for school (it's hard enough without this impediment!). Also this is useful info for sports training (what shall I wear?) that occurs before sunrise so worth considering.

cheers

Please note the temp we have

Please note the temp we have displayed for the evening and then overnight are the most likely temperature experienced across the city.  So it is still the minimum.  The word max is utterly wrong though and we'll be changing that fairly soon along with some other behind the scenes things we're doing to fix a few bugs.  Basically rebuilding the back of the website to handle our continued significant growth.  This will be sorted soon we hope to make it much clearer - but in the mean time each days high and low are displayed on our site. :)  Thanks for your email!

Cheers

WW

Has been raining off and on

Has been raining off and on all morning in Kumeu

Wind whistling & gusting

Clearing away humidity, wind whistling & gust strongly in New Lynn.

Looking foggy out

Any fog warnings about. Foggy out at present.

Have you noticed

Has anyone noticed that the new low looks almost the same shape as and only slightly bigger than NZ?!

great storm last night

I got woken by the thunder, was lying in bed (obviously unable to get back to sleep) checking facebook on my mobile. Thanks for the fantastic updates and thanks especially for posting the link to the rain radar (I was even able to pinpoint the fact that the wee break in heavy rain would be short lived). Unfortunately my phone didn't seem to support the lightening tracker but it was great having the links available anyway.

It's kind of nice to know, in the middle of the night, when there's a big noisy (?scary) storm going on and you have only sleeping kids to protect you (haha) that there are other people out there thinking and talking about it, it even helped me to feel a little less lonely in the middle of it all!

Thanks Weather Watch!

Venus

Wow, impressive forecasting yesterday re storm. The clear starlit skies were impressive after the storm passed. Venus was extra clear,big and bright.

Thanks very much - and this

Thanks very much - and this is the beauty of WeatherWatch.co.nz - we're as enthusiastic about the weather as our readers/followers so we are always working to ensure our updates are, in fact, up to date as something develops - like last night!  Thanks again for the nice message

Cheers
Phil

Metservice just made it a

Metservice just made it a Moderate risk for storms tonight, and the rain radar is showing a big storm headed for auckland!