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Today
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15°
A few showers, especially after midday, possibly heavy and thundery. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri Dec 14 06:05:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Fri Dec 14 20:37:00 NZDT 2018
Tomorrow
22°
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15°
Showers, possibly heavy, easing evening. Light winds.
Sunrise
Sat Dec 15 06:05:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Sat Dec 15 20:38:00 NZDT 2018
Sun Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
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14°
A few showers, mainly in the afternoon. Easterly breezes.
Sunrise
Sun Dec 16 06:06:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Sun Dec 16 20:39:00 NZDT 2018
Mon Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2018
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13°
Cloudy periods, chance shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
Mon Dec 17 06:06:00 NZDT 2018
Sunset
Mon Dec 17 20:39:00 NZDT 2018

Today

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Tomorrow

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15°

Sun Dec 16 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

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Mon Dec 17 00:00:00 NZDT 2018

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extended nz forecast

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coastal marine forecast

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Saturday

North Island, showers, mainly in the afternoon and evening, some heavy with possible thunderstorms. South Island, low cloud about the east coast. Elsewhere, cloudy periods, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland north of Mt Cook, some possibly heavy.

Sunday

North Island, south of Taranaki, areas of morning low cloud then fine. Elsewhere, a few showers, mainly in the afternoon. South Island, low cloud about the east coast. Elsewhere, cloudy periods, and isolated afternoon and evening showers inland.

Monday

North Island, south of Taihape, fine apart from some cloud morning and night. Elsewhere, a few showers, mainly in the afternoon. South Island, cloudy periods, but showers developing about Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. A few showers on Saturday. Northwesterlies, changing southwest Saturday evening, then gradually turning northwest Monday.

Northland and Coromandel

Cloudy periods. Scattered showers this afternoon and evening, some heavy with possible thunderstorms.

Auckland to Manawatu, including Bay of Plenty, the central high country, and Gisborne to the Tararua District

Scattered showers, mainly this afternoon and evening, when some will be heavy with isolated thunderstorms, hail and localised downpours.

Horowhenua to Wellington, and the remainder of Wairarapa

Cloudy periods. A few showers, mainly this afternoon and about the ranges, where some will be heavy.

Marlborough, Nelson, Buller and northern Westland

Scattered showers, mainly this afternoon and evening, when some will be heavy with isolated thunderstorms, hail and localised downpours.

Canterbury and coastal Otago

Mostly cloudy with isolated drizzle, but afternoon fine breaks.

Southern Westland, Fiordland, Southland, inland Otago

Cloudy periods. Isolated afternoon and evening showers, with possible thunderstorms inland.

Chatham Islands

A mainly fine day, rain developing late evening.

Brett

Northwest 10 knots. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in a few showers this afternoon and evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Saturday morning variable 10 knots.Developing Saturday afternoon northeast 15 knots.

Kaipara

Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres at times. Northwest swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered showers spreading from the west this afternoon.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Saturday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday evening southeast 15 knots. Easing Monday south of Tauroa Point variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Saturday.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A low over the Tasman Sea weakens away today.A ridge of high pressure covers the country throughout the weekend. A northwest flow picks up over the lower South Island during Monday,ahead of a front approaching from the Tasman Sea.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Friday: Northerly 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots for a time this morning. Easing to variable 5 knots late evening.Sea slight.Poor visibility in afternoon showers,some possibly heavy and thundery.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing in the afternoon turning southeast late evening. Showers, possibly heavy, easing afternoon. Sunday: Southeast 10 knots. Mainly fine. Monday: Southeast 10 knots. Mainly fine.