weather warning

HEAVY RAIN FOR THE TARARUA RANGE TODAY


Today
23°
°
14°
Mostly fine, but chance late shower. Northerly breeze.
Sunrise
Tue May 03 07:01:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Tue May 03 17:40:00 NZST 2016
Tomorrow
22°
°
15°
Long sunny spells, chance morning shower. Northerlies.
Sunrise
Wed May 04 07:02:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Wed May 04 17:39:00 NZST 2016
Thu May 05 00:00:00 NZST 2016
22°
°
14°
Cloudy periods,chance shower from afternoon. Northerly.
Sunrise
Thu May 05 07:03:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Thu May 05 17:38:00 NZST 2016
Fri May 06 00:00:00 NZST 2016
22°
°
14°
Cloudy periods, chance shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
Fri May 06 07:04:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Fri May 06 17:37:00 NZST 2016

Today

23°

14°

Tomorrow

22°

15°

Thu May 05 00:00:00 NZST 2016

22°

14°

Fri May 06 00:00:00 NZST 2016

22°

14°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Thursday

A few showers in the northeast, and rain spreading northwards elsewhere. South Island, mainly fine in the southwest. Elsewhere, rain, possibly heavy in the west, clearing from the south, but a few showers remaining in the west.

Friday

North Island, some rain or showers in central areas easing,but mainly fine in the far south and north. South Island, one or two showers west of the divide, otherwise fine spells.

Saturday

North Island, some showers in central areas clearing, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, mainly fine, but some rain in the far south.

Chatham Islands

On Thursday, cloudy periods, northwesterlies easing. On Friday, remaining cloudy. Light wind becoming northerly. On Saturday, sunny breaks with northwest breezes, becoming southwest at night with one or two showers.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty

Mostly fine. Isolated showers tomorrow.

Waikato, Waitomo, Taumarunui, Taupo and Taranaki

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Wanganui, Manawatu and Taihape, also Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Fine with variable high cloud.

Kapiti, Wairarapa and Wellington

Occasional rain, mainly in the west, with some heavy falls about the ranges, easing tomorrow and clearing from Wairarapa.

Nelson and Marlborough

Cloudy periods and scattered showers, mostly about the Sounds and ranges.

Canterbury

Fine. High cloud increasing tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Fine, however rain developing in Southland and Clutha tomorrow afternoon, spreading elsewhere during the evening.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Outbreaks of rain north of Westport, with some heavy falls about the ranges, and a few showers about the Fiords. Rain spreading everywhere tomorrow morning, with heavy falls south of Otira.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine.

Brett

Northerly rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, easing late Friday variable 10 knots.

Bay Of Islands

Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.

Situation
A ridge of high pressure over the upper North Island slowly moves off to the east directing a northwest flow over the region. A trough moves over the North Island and stalls on Thursday.

Warning
NIL warning for BRETT

Forecast
Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Mainly fine, fair visibility in the odd shower tonight. Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to northeast 15 knots in the morning. Sea slight. Mainly fine but the odd morning and afternoon shower.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Friday: Easing to northeast 10 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Easing to variable 5 knots. Cloudy periods.