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New Maps paint more 3D picture of Wednesday’s brief polar change (+4 Maps)

As forecasters that specialise in communicating the weather we always want to find maps that visually ‘pop’ – like these…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday / Wednesday

A southwesterly airflow lies over the country today, a cold front moves onto the lower South Island this morning then…

Tuesday’s national forecast

A southwesterly airlfow lies over New Zealand today, a front moves onto the lower South Island this morning then reaches…

PHOTOS (7): Large jagged hail peppers parts of Auckland and Taranaki

WeatherWatch.co.nz has received several photos tonight of large jagged hail from thunderstorms that have tracked off the Tasman Sea and…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Tuesday

A southwesterly airflow lies over the country on Tuesday, a cold front moves onto the lower South Island in the…

Antarctic winds to brush NZ, dropping temperatures, some brief low snow (+2 Maps)

A big storm well south of the country is working with other lows to dredge up an Antarctic southerly on…

VIDEO: Enormous low pressure covers NZ, colder air next then dry

We have a huge complex area of low pressure cover much of the Tasman Sea, all of New Zealand and…

Low pressure engulfs NZ, colder air coming but first more downpours & T-storms (+8 Maps)

Today’s weather improves for some but we’re not finished yet with these complex low pressure systems, now the colder air…

Pine pollen appears! A sign spring is arriving … along with allergies

In northern NZ in particular one of the classic signs of spring arriving is falling pine pollen – which yesterday…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Monday / Tuesday

A low pressure system crosses over the country today moving in a west to east fashion, westerly quarter winds for…

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Big Easter Weekend Storm looking likely for NZ (+5 Maps)

One week from now New Zealand may be facing a significant Autumn storm bringing wintry and severe weather, says WeatherWatch.co.nz….

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VIDEO: A severe cyclone, a big high and a powerful Easter Weekend storm

Make the most of the weather over the next few days – one week from now NZ will be stormier….

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Will incoming Tropical Cyclone hit NZ, or juuust miss us?

When cyclone’s approach northern NZ it’s a bit like balancing an egg on a roof. They often tip down one…

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