weather warning

HEAVY RAIN FOR WESTLAND AND BULLER A front associated with a low over the Tasman Sea moves onto the west of the South Island on Friday, then continues moving slowly eastwards during Saturday


Now
12°
9°
Cloud breaking to sunny spells by midday, but chance shower all day. Light winds.
WSW
Sunrise
Thu Jun 29 07:54:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Thu Jun 29 17:08:00 NZST 2017
Tomorrow
13°
°
10°
A few showers, turning to rain in the evening. Northeasterlies.
Sunrise
Fri Jun 30 07:54:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Fri Jun 30 17:08:00 NZST 2017
Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017
15°
°
Rain with heavy falls. Strong northeasterlies.
Sunrise
Sat Jul 01 07:54:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sat Jul 01 17:09:00 NZST 2017
Sun Jul 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017
13°
°
Rain turning to showers. Northerlies dying out.
Sunrise
Sun Jul 02 07:53:00 NZST 2017
Sunset
Sun Jul 02 17:09:00 NZST 2017

Today

12°

5°

Tomorrow

13°

10°

Sat Jul 01 00:00:00 NZST 2017

15°

9°

Sun Jul 02 00:00:00 NZST 2017

13°

5°

Tides for Nelson
Thu Jun 29 13:42:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.8M
Thu Jun 29 19:40:00 NZST 2017
LOW  0.9M
Fri Jun 30 02:03:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.8M
Fri Jun 30 08:18:00 NZST 2017
LOW  1.0M
Fri Jun 30 14:31:00 NZST 2017
HIGH  3.6M
Fri Jun 30 20:29:00 NZST 2017
LOW  1.1M

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

Friday

North Island, a few showers developing from Northland to Taranaki. Cloud increasing elsewhere. South Island, rain developing in the north and west, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. High cloud increasing elsewhere, with scattered rain spreading across later in the day.

Saturday

Periods of rain, with heavy falls possible for the north of the North Island, and also the northern and western South Island.

Sunday

Rain turning to showers in most places.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and isolated showers from Friday to Sunday. Southeasterlies turning northeast on Friday, then becoming strong on Sunday.

Northland and Coromandel Peninsula

Scattered showers, mainly in eastern areas, clearing by evening.

Auckland to Kapiti, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Mainly fine. Areas of frost or fog this morning.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Long fine spells, but a few showers near the coast.

Wellington, Wairarapa, Nelson and Marlborough

Areas of morning cloud and isolated showers, then becoming fine.

Canterbury

Areas of cloud and morning fog, otherwise fine.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Scattered showers about Westland and Buller, spreading to Fiordland this afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Fine, but areas of fog or low cloud morning and night.

Chatham Islands

Mostly cloudy with a few light showers.

Abel

Variable 10 knots. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Developing Friday morning northeast 15 knots,gradually rising by early Saturday 35 knots with very rough sea, easing overnight Saturday northwest 15 knots.Moderate northerly swell developing Friday,easing Sunday.