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Risk of flooding, slips returns again to Nelson/Tasman region (+3 Maps)

A low from the west will slowly move into NZ driving a partial sub-tropical rain flow directly into the upper…

Sunday/Monday cool down coming nationwide, down more than 10C for some (+2 Maps)

It wouldn’t be spring without a surge of mild weather followed by a wintry change and that is precisely what…

Melbourne, Victoria struck by rare damaging earthquake

BREAKING — A very rare damaging earthquake has hit Australia this morning, in the state of Victoria. Centred not far…

Exclusive video of red lightning ‘sprites’ over NZ + A Tasman Sea low moves in

We’ve been exclusively sent video of lightning sprites seen over NZ, possibly a NZ first to have them captured on…

VIDEO: 10 Weather Extremes on Earth today (Wed Sep 22)

We track two tropical storms in the Atlantic and a larger arctic storm further north. We follow heavy snow across…

Wednesday’s national forecast – Low moves in from the west (+12 maps)

A low pressure system sits out to the west in the Tasman Sea today, a warm front stretching out from…

VIDEO: Two spring rainmakers are on the way, then high pressure

We have a Tasman Sea low about to move in this week, followed by a classic cold front this weekend….

Spring rainmakers continue to line up for NZ, high pressure too (+9 Maps)

The past few spring weather patterns in NZ were quite settled, but this year more lows are coming in bringing…

Tuesday’s national forecast – Front marches northwards (+12 maps)

A front pushes northwards over the South Island today bringing heavy rain in the west, warm weather in the east…

VIDEO: Top 10 worldwide weather extremes for today (Mon Sep 20)

We’ve got the top 10 main weather highlights around the planet today, tracking the latest Atlantic tropical storms, a tropical…

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Meteors – Your Eyewitness Reports!

WeatherWatch.co.nz receives meteor reports from all over New Zealand and the entire globe, 24/7/365. If you’ve seen something in the sky…

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VIDEO: A couple of cold changes this week, then a weekend high

The weather doesn’t stop and this week Autumn shows its face again in the form of a couple of cold…

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Santa Tracker 2020

Final Update — The WeatherWatch Santa Tracker has ended for 2020! Here’s the last recording of the radar at 11pm…

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