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Southern Ocean storm to roar into NZ on Friday, kicks off windy wintry weekend (+8 Maps)

A storm in the Southern Ocean is rushing towards NZ and will hit the South Island on Friday before breaking…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Friday

A low pressure system south of New Zealand flicks a cold front and associated very cold air over New Zealand…

Even colder air this weekend for the south, rain and snow leans west & south (+2 Maps)

Another surge of even colder air will move in to the country this weekend, mostly the South Island, with snow…

VIDEO: We’re not done with the cold! Another wintry surge arrives on Sunday

Gales, heavy rain, squalls and snow to low levels along with bitterly cold wind chills are all in the forecast…

It’s August – Yes, the days ARE getting longer, here’s some stats to make you smile

Winter can be a gloomy time and sometimes leads to depression, which is why we have some positive news – the…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday / Friday

Cold southwesterlies lie over both the South and North Islands today. A low pressure system south of New Zealand flicks…

Thursday’s national forecast

A cold southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today. Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of PlentyMorning showers clear Auckland then…

InfoGraphic: The Big Picture for Thursday

Cold southwesterlies lie over the country on Thursday. Showers about Northland ease in the evening on Thursday, morning showers for…

NZ: Windy weekend for many, but mid-winter sub-tropical breezes next week

We have some unsettled weather in the days ahead but early next week it may well be quite pleasant. While…

Cold snap arrives, but only half of NZ below average temperature-wise (+5 maps)

We may be getting a wintry snap but it’s only resetting temperatures back to normal for half of the country,…

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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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