weather warning

FURTHER HEAVY RAIN FOR GISBORNE AND THE COROMANDEL PENINSULA A moist easterly flow is expected to continue over most of the North Island through into Friday morning


Now
17°
13°
11°
Occasional showers,some heavy,chance thunder.Light winds.
ESE
Sunrise
Wed Sep 28 07:01:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Wed Sep 28 19:23:00 NZDT 2016
Tomorrow
18°
°
11°
Showers, chance heavy/thundery PM. Light winds.
Sunrise
Thu Sep 29 06:59:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Thu Sep 29 19:24:00 NZDT 2016
Fri Sep 30 00:00:00 NZDT 2016
18°
°
12°
Early showers, then fine spells. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri Sep 30 06:58:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Fri Sep 30 19:25:00 NZDT 2016
Sat Oct 01 00:00:00 NZDT 2016
18°
°
13°
Showers becoming frequent. Northeasterlies.
Sunrise
Sat Oct 01 06:56:00 NZDT 2016
Sunset
Sat Oct 01 19:25:00 NZDT 2016

Today

17°

11°

Tomorrow

18°

11°

Fri Sep 30 00:00:00 NZDT 2016

18°

12°

Sat Oct 01 00:00:00 NZDT 2016

18°

13°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
Wed Sep 28 18:28:00 NZDT 2016
HIGH  3.1M
Thu Sep 29 00:35:00 NZDT 2016
LOW  0.7M
Thu Sep 29 06:57:00 NZDT 2016
HIGH  3.0M
Thu Sep 29 12:57:00 NZDT 2016
LOW  0.7M
Wed Sep 28 21:58:00 NZDT 2016
HIGH  3.9M
Thu Sep 29 04:07:00 NZDT 2016
LOW  0.8M
Thu Sep 29 10:23:00 NZDT 2016
HIGH  3.9M
Thu Sep 29 16:29:00 NZDT 2016
LOW  0.8M

extended nz forecast

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Friday

North Island, showers for most but more frequent east of Tauranga at first. South Island, sunny spells and a few showers, mainly during the afternoon and evening.

Saturday

Cloud increasing and showers developing in the western areas of both the North and South Islands then turning to rain in the west of the South Island later. Fine spells and a few afternoon and evening showers elsewhere.

Sunday

Rain or showers for most, clearing in the eastern areas during the day and remaining dry about the Hawkes Bay and Gisborne.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods with a few showers and northeasterlies on Friday. Showers persisting on Saturday and Sunday and winds tend northwest.

Northern and western areas from Northland to Whanganui, including the central high country

Scattered showers, some heavy with isolated thunderstorms in the afternoon and evening.

Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Periods of rain or showers. Some heavy falls about the hills and ranges, especially in Coromandel and Gisborne.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Often cloudy, with a few showers. Fine spells developing tomorrow afternoon.

Marlborough, Canterbury and coastal Otago

Mostly cloudy. Drizzle patches night and morning, and isolated afternoon showers inland.

Nelson, Buller and Westland

Fine spells, and isolated showers, especially during the afternoon and evening.

Inland Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Areas of low cloud morning and night. Fine in the afternoon apart from isolated showers.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy with the odd light shower.

Colville

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in showers, clearing Thursday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Friday afternoon northeast 15 knots, changing Sunday southwest 10 knots.

Kaipara

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre. Poor visibility in showers, clearing overnight.

Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing early Saturday northeast 20 knots, changing Sunday southwest 10 knots.

Auckland

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

Situation
A trough remains slow-moving over New Zealand through to Thursday before slowly moving away on Friday. A second trough approaches the country from the Tasman Sea on Saturday and passes over the area on Sunday.

Warning
Wind warning Nil

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in showers, possibly heavy and thundery this afternoon and evening. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, a few showers. For the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing this evening, dying out overnight. Sea slight. Poor visibility in showers. Thursday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, a few showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing in the evening. Fine breaks but a few showers also. Saturday: Rising to northeast 15 knots early. Few showers becoming more frequent. Sunday: Changing southwest 10 knots. Showers turning to rain, with heavy falls possible.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Easterly 1 metre. West Coast: Southwest 1.5 metres, dying out Saturday. Northwest 1.5 metres developing Sunday.