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weather warning

A strong and moist northwesterly flow remains over the country this weekend,with a number of embedded fronts bringing further periods of heavy rain and northwest gales to central and southern parts of New Zealand


Now
24°
10°
12°
Cloudy periods. Possible shower. Northwesterlies at times.
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Sunrise
Sat Dec 07 16:24:56 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sat Dec 07 16:24:56 NZDT 2019
Tomorrow
23°
°
12°
Partly cloudy, with one or two showers around midday or afternoon. Northerlies.
Sunrise
Sat Dec 07 05:41:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sat Dec 07 21:18:00 NZDT 2019
Sun Dec 08 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
20°
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Cloudy periods. A few showers afternoon as northerlies change southwest.
Sunrise
Sun Dec 08 05:41:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Sun Dec 08 21:19:00 NZDT 2019
Mon Dec 09 00:00:00 NZDT 2019
16°
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A few showers, clearing evening as southwesterlies ease.
Sunrise
Mon Dec 09 05:41:00 NZDT 2019
Sunset
Mon Dec 09 21:20:00 NZDT 2019

Today

24°

12°

Tomorrow

23°

12°

Sun Dec 08 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

20°

9°

Mon Dec 09 00:00:00 NZDT 2019

16°

9°

Tides for Dunedin
Sat Dec 07 13:19:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  1.8M
Sat Dec 07 19:55:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.4M
Sun Dec 08 01:40:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  1.8M
Sun Dec 08 08:16:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.4M
Sun Dec 08 14:02:00 NZDT 2019
HIGH  1.9M
Sun Dec 08 20:40:00 NZDT 2019
LOW  0.4M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Sunday

North Island, rain spreading north, easing from the south at night. South Island, rain or showers in the west. Showers spreading northwards in the east with a southwesterly change later.

Monday

North Island, early rain north of Taihape easing to isolated showers then clearing. Occasional rain about Hawkes Bay and Gisborne. Elsewhere, becoming fine. South Island, showers about Buller, Southland and Otago, easing later. Fine spells elsewhere, apart from isolated afternoon showers for Canterbury and Marlborough.

Tuesday

North Island, Scattered showers about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. Otherwise, fine. South Island, Cloudy periods with isolated showers for Fiordland, Southland, and Otago. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud and patchy drizzle on Sunday, mainly morning and night,with strong northerlies. A period of rain on Monday, easing to showers as winds turn southwesterly. Few showers and southerlies on Tuesday.

Northland to Taranaki, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty, Taumarunui and Taupo

Low cloud with patchy morning drizzle. Isolated afternoon and early evening showers, some heavy with possible thunderstorms.

Taihape, Whanganui, Manawatu, and Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine. Scattered rain from evening for Wairarapa.

Horowhenua to Wellington

Cloudy periods with patchy morning drizzle. Rain developing evening.

Nelson and Buller

Rain with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms developing from the south this morning.

Westland and Fiordland, also the Canterbury High Country

Rain with heavy falls and occasional thunderstorms, turning to showers this morning and clearing east of the Main Divide.

Marlborough, and the remainder of Canterbury

Scattered rain spreading northwards, clearing in the south in the afternoon.

Otago, Clutha and Southland

Scattered showers.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with patchy drizzle.

Chalmers

Northerly 20 knots, changing southerly 15 knots for a time early this evening. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell 1 metre.Northeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered showers, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Sunday evening southwest 15 knots, rising overnight Sunday 25 knots with rough sea, easing late Sunday 10 knots, turning Tuesday northeast 15 knots.Moderate southwest swell easing Monday.