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VIDEO: Westerly winds may dominate NZ for the rest of July

We have another surge of wind, rain and snow for parts of the country but despite a southerly change for some this weekend the general theme is for more westerlies. In fact some data now...

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Jul 16 2019 - 10:10am
NZ is in a westerly flow this week but by the weekend rain shifts to eastern areas thanks to a new low and this spreads rain right across the country.
Jul 16 2019 - 10:08am
Most parts of New Zealand have rain or showers coming over the next five days. The bulk of the rain will be on the western side of the nation but this weekend a low deepens out to our east and this...
Jul 16 2019 - 7:00am
A front passes over the North Island today moving in a west to east fashion clearing off to the east by late afternoon. A west to southwesterly airflow lies over the South Island. A blustery west to...
Jul 16 2019 - 4:31am
A front passes over the North Island today moving in a west to east fashion clearing off to the east by late afternoon. A west to southwesterly airflow lies over the South Island. Northland, Auckland...
Jul 15 2019 - 4:00pm
A front passes over the North Island on Tuesday moving in a west to east fashion clearing off to the east by late afternoon. A west to southwesterly airflow lies over the South Island.
Jul 15 2019 - 1:54pm
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Jul 15 2019 - 1:45pm
Ask someone if it feels cold in winter and they usually say yes, but this year more people are finding it warmer than normal - which matches the data.
Jul 15 2019 - 1:19pm
New Zealand is, for the most part, in a westerly flow of weather for the next couple of weeks which means rainfall totals in the west will be higher than the east. There's some healthy northern...
Jul 15 2019 - 12:58pm
The second week of the school holidays has a real variety of weather, mostly dominated by a windy westerly flow. NZ has a number of cold fronts coming this week with bursts of rain, strong winds,...
Jul 15 2019 - 10:29am
e have quite an unsettled week of weather coming up with at least three bursts of rain and a generally windier week, especially around the North Island.
Jul 15 2019 - 7:16am
A slight pause in the weather today especially out east due to a ridge of high pressure however more inclement weather is lined up for the South Island from evening then the western North Island...
Jul 15 2019 - 4:00am
A slight pause in the weather today especially out east due to a ridge of high pressure however more inclement weather is lined up for the South Island from evening then the western North Island...
Jul 14 2019 - 3:18pm
A slight pause in the weather on Monday especially out east due to a ridge of high pressure however more inclement weather is lined up for the South Island from evening then the western North Island...
Jul 14 2019 - 7:00am
The surge of westerly weather means we have up and down temperatures coming for New Zealand over the next week or two. Temperatures today will be again above average but the cool down (brief one) is...
Jul 14 2019 - 4:00am
Heavy rain moves up NZ today with heaviest falls on the West Coast and heavy snow in the mountains. Out to the east most places are fairly dry.
Jul 13 2019 - 12:36pm
Tropical Storm Barry is expected to become a hurricane before making landfall in Louisiana and New Orleans is bracing for potential catastrophic flooding with the mighty Mississippi River already in...
Jul 13 2019 - 10:46am
A number of fronts and a westerly surge is arriving from south eastern Australia and it will bring heavy rain to NZ's West Coast which will form as heavy snow higher up. Over 200mm is forecast for...
Jul 13 2019 - 4:00am
A northwesterly airflow builds over the country today with a front moving onto the lower South Island this evening then pushing northwards overnight. Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Jul 12 2019 - 3:00pm
A northwesterly airflow builds on Saturday bringing warm temperatures for eastern regions, a front moves onto the lower South Island in the evening then pushes northwards overnight. This front...
Jul 12 2019 - 11:26am
The westerlies are blowing across NZ now and even if cold today where you are the general trend is for much warmer than normal weather for this time of year.