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RainWatch – Cold front blasts into Southland later this afternoon

Showers for the western North Island ease during today with only the odd shower remaining about western fringes this evening….

Wednesday’s national forecast

A southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a cold front moves into the lower South Island late afternoon. Northland,…

Temperature trends – A cold night ahead in the south

Cold overnight temperatures return tonight, especially for the South Island. Frosts are likely in the darker blue shaded areas below…

VIDEO: Cooler change – but mild winds return by Friday!

NZ is having a temperature reset this week and while cooler, it won’t be too cold. Blustery W to SW…

“Cold” change brings snow, wind and wet weather but shouldn’t be too bad for most (+7 Maps)

A colder change is moving up New Zealand and for late August it’s pretty weak. Daytime highs will mostly reset…

RainWatch – Heavy showers for the western North Island today

All North Island regions can expect showers today, heavy this morning with possible thunderstorms and hail for western regions north…

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Tuesday’s national forecast

Cold southwesterlies spread over New Zealand today. Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of PlentyMorning rain, possibly heavy with thunder (thunder…

OPINION: Winter 2020 – It was weird in the north, closer to normal in the south

By Philip Duncan — This winter has been both weird and a return to normal. So that’s the opening line….

Temperature trends – Bit of an average night, 7 days till spring

Nothing too cold on the way tonight, nothing overly warm either but then again temperatures in some spots are leaning…

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