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Saturday’s national forecast

A cold southwesterly airflow eases over New Zealand today with a ridge of high pressure developing this evening. Northland, Auckland,…

Temperature trends – Cold temperatures descend onto the South Island tonight

As a cold south to southwesterly airflow moves over the South Island this evening and overnight cold temperatures are sure…

VIDEO: Not exactly a major cold change, but temperatures drop for most

A southerly change is coming in but it’s not the most powerful one NZ has seen. Because it has been…

Winter weather conditions melting rapidly as “wussy” southerlies fall apart & early spring develops

We’re in the depths of winter but you wouldn’t know it. New Zealand has had a week of well above…

RainWatch – Rain or showers for most, the South Island’s east coast gets spared till evening

Quite unsettled and wet for most regions around New Zealand today, a band of rain moving in a west to…

Friday’s national forecast

A cold front passes off to the east of the North Island today, in behind a trough brings unstable conditions…

Temperature trends – Disturbed weather can’t cool down

Conditions are a little disturbed tonight due to a cold front pushing in from the west and onto the western…

VIDEO: Two cold changes coming, gales too – but for mid-winter it’s not too bad

A surge of colder south to southwest winds moves across NZ this Saturday and eases into Sunday. On Monday another…

RainWatch – Rain moves in from the west

A warm northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a front in the Tasman Sea pushes onto the West Coast…

Thursday’s national forecast

A north to northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a front curling into a low in the Tasman Sea…

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