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    Manukau residents had some special visitors on the weekend, when a large pod of orcas came into the harbour. Orca sightings are relatively common in NZ waters...
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    Text updated 5:37pm Saturday:  A frosty Sunday morning is on the cards for much of NZ, but conditions will warm up again for many northern and eastern...
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    A cold front is coming towards the South Island, due to make landfall late Wednesday. It will be followed by a warmer system which will push temperatures up a...
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    Heavy downpours with thunderstorms and hail hit Auckland yesterday afternoon. WeatherWatch.co.nz forecasters said some slow moving isolated showers were...
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    *PLEASE NOTE - we're taking a brief break from weather videos. They will return Monday August 11th. nzherald.co.nz & weatherwatch.co.nz apologise for any...
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    We technically may be smack bang in the middle of winter but spring conditions have already started across New Zealand with lambs being born and flowers...
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    A large high is finally rolling in towards the country and will bring settled weather to most places on Sunday. The showery, cool, south west flow will fade...
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    The colder southerly flow continues this week but as we head into the weekend an incoming high pressure system will calm things down. The high rolls in on...
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    The country is shivering in the wake of a cold spell early this week - but there may be good news on the weekend, with a large high pressure system moving in...
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    Spectacular lightning storms have been seen in UK skies on Thursday night and Friday. More than 3,000 strikes were recorded in just two hours early on Friday,...
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    WeatherWatch.co.nz head weather analyst Philip Duncan has your weather forecast, and it is looking cold around the country. Several southerly airflows are...
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    Another low is heading towards Northland with a period of rain on Saturday PM. Meanwhile further south colder air continues to blow in, with snow expected on...
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    Our forecasters are keeping a close eye on another low heading towards Northland this Saturday. The flood hit area doesn’t need more rain and the centre of...
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    A medium-scale adverse event has been declared in Northland after last week's storm, opening up the way for more government support.  Primary Industries...
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    The upper North Island will finally see the sun this week (after Monday’s fog burns off!) – with 5 days of southerlies it should mean drier, sunnier, weather...
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    One last burst of wind and rain from this weeks system will cross the North Island over Friday and Saturday – then finally clear. Sunday across New Zealand...
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    Blustery winds blew two trucks off State Highway 1, just south of Kaiwaka, in Northland. A tow truck was used to pull a truck and trailer unit back on the...
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    The gales will ease further across Thursday but may then build in other areas of central and eastern New Zealand on Friday. However damaging gusts are not...
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    More sub-tropical winds this week means this week will be warmer than last with little, if any, frost or snow in the forecast. A wet nor’easter is moving back...
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    The cold blast is running out of steam and by Sunday it should be mostly over as a high pressure system rolls in. The high is likely to bring in frosts and...
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