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weather warning

A complex trough moves north over the South Island today, and the lower North Island overnight tonight through Monday morning, bringing rain to many areas


Now
16°
15°
11°
Mainly fine, chance of a shower. Northwesterlies.
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Sunrise
Sun Jul 12 07:32:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Sun Jul 12 17:21:00 NZST 2020
Tomorrow
17°
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Cloud increasing with a few showers developing around midday. Northwesterlies dying out overnight.
Sunrise
Mon Jul 13 07:32:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Mon Jul 13 17:22:00 NZST 2020
Tue Jul 14 00:00:00 NZST 2020
16°
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Fine spells and a few showers. Light winds.
Sunrise
Tue Jul 14 07:31:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Tue Jul 14 17:23:00 NZST 2020
Wed Jul 15 00:00:00 NZST 2020
15°
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Rain developing. Easterlies, strengthening later.
Sunrise
Wed Jul 15 07:31:00 NZST 2020
Sunset
Wed Jul 15 17:23:00 NZST 2020

Today

16°

11°

Tomorrow

17°

9°

Tue Jul 14 00:00:00 NZST 2020

16°

9°

Wed Jul 15 00:00:00 NZST 2020

15°

9°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Mon Jul 13 01:00:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  3.0M
Mon Jul 13 07:03:00 NZST 2020
LOW  0.9M
Mon Jul 13 13:17:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  2.8M
Mon Jul 13 19:19:00 NZST 2020
LOW  1.1M
Sun Jul 12 15:29:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  3.4M
Sun Jul 12 21:34:00 NZST 2020
LOW  1.4M
Mon Jul 13 03:46:00 NZST 2020
HIGH  3.5M
Mon Jul 13 10:07:00 NZST 2020
LOW  1.3M

extended nz forecast

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Tuesday

Mainly fine for most. A few showers for the northeast of the North Island, also Buller and the far south of the South Island.

Wednesday

North Island: Rain developing for Northland to Coromandel. Occasional showers for Bay of Plenty and in the east, otherwise mainly fine. South Island: Mostly cloudy in the east and south, with patchy drizzle in the east. Fine elsewhere.

Thursday

North Island: Rain in the north, possibly heavy from Coromandel northwards with gale easterlies. Isolated showers in the east, dry elsewhere. South Island: Cloudy periods in the east, with morning drizzle. Elsewhere, mainly fine.

Friday

North Island: Periods of rain or showers in the north and east. Dry elsewhere. South Island: Cloudy periods in the east with early drizzle. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Showers and southwesterlies, easing late Wednesday and showers clearing early Thursday.

Northland to Bay of Plenty, including Auckland

Mainly fine. One or two showers.

Waikato to Manawatu, including Central High country, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

A few showers, but mainly fine in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. A period of rain spreading north this evening and tomorrow morning, with heavy falls in the west.

Wairarapa, Wellington, Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury

Cloudy periods and a few showers. A period of rain spreading north this evening and tonight, clearing before dawn tomorrow and becoming fine.

Buller and Westland

Rain with heavy falls, clearing south of Hokitika this evening and becoming fine tomorrow. A few showers remain in Buller.

Fiordland, Otago and Southland

Cloudy with a few showers, becoming confined to the south coast tomorrow morning and becoming fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Fine apart from a period of rain overnight.

Colville

Northwest rising to 20 knots this evening then easing to 10 knots Monday evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Fair visibility in a few showers from Monday afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing early Tuesday easterly 15 knots, easing Tuesday evening variable 10 knots. Developing Wednesday easterly 20 knots then rising Thursday to 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate northeast swell developing Thursday.

Kaipara

Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots Monday afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in occasional showers.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Becoming Tuesday northeast 15 knots, gradually rising Wednesday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell easing Wednesday. Developing Wednesday north of Hokianga Harbour moderate northeast swell.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A front moves north over the South Island today, and across the North Island on Monday. A ridge of high pressure moves onto the country on Tuesday. A second front associated with a low in the Tasman moves onto the North Island on Wednesday and Thursday.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Sunday: Northwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, apart from a few light showers. Monday: Northwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots early morning, then rising to 15 knots for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Northwest rising to 15 knots this afternoon, and to 20 knots this evening. Sea becoming moderate this evening. Mainly fine, apart from a few light showers. Monday: Northwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots early morning and to 10 knots at night. Moderate sea, easing early morning. Cloudy periods. Fair visibility in a few showers from afternoon.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Variable 5 knots, northeast 10 knots developing in the evening. Fine spells and a few showers developing. Wednesday: Northeast 10 knots rising to 15 knots afternoon and evening 20 knots later. A few showers turning to rain late in the day. Thursday: Northeast 25 knots. Periods of rain with heavy falls possible.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: Northeast half a metre or less, rising to 1 metre Wednesday and Thursday 2 metres. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres easing to 1.5 metres today, rising to 2.5 metres for a time Monday. Then easing further to southwest 1 metre on Thursday.