weather warning

SEVERE WESTERLY GALES FOR PARTS OF THE NORTH ISLAND


Now
2°
-4°
Occasional showers, late snow flurries. Westerlies.
WSW
Sunrise
Sat Jul 30 08:00:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Sat Jul 30 17:43:00 NZST 2016
Tomorrow
°
-2°
Morning snow flurries, to fine breaks. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
Sun Jul 31 07:59:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Sun Jul 31 17:44:00 NZST 2016
Mon Aug 01 00:00:00 NZST 2016
°
-3°
A few showers. Light winds, southwesterlies later.
Sunrise
Mon Aug 01 07:58:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Mon Aug 01 17:45:00 NZST 2016
Tue Aug 02 00:00:00 NZST 2016
°
-1°
Early showers, then fine. Southwest winds dying out.
Sunrise
Tue Aug 02 07:57:00 NZST 2016
Sunset
Tue Aug 02 17:47:00 NZST 2016

Today

8°

-4°

Tomorrow

6°

-2°

Mon Aug 01 00:00:00 NZST 2016

7°

-3°

Tue Aug 02 00:00:00 NZST 2016

8°

-1°

extended nz forecast

regional forecast

Sunday

Showers for western and central parts of the North Island, some heavy at first with snow affecting higher parts of Hawkes Bay, Taihape and Taumarunui. Showers for the west and south of the South Island, with morning snow to near sea level in the far south. Elsewhere, mostly fine.

Monday

North Island, a period of rain and northwesterlies for western areas, followed by showers in the west and south. South Island, morning rain in the west, then a few showers for most places as winds turn southwest.

Tuesday

North Island, a showery start to the day for most places, but clearing later and southwest winds easing. South Island, fine apart from early showers in the south and east,and some late rain for Fiordland.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain and westerly gales on Sunday, gradually easing during Monday. On Tuesday, southwesterlies and a few showers.

Northland to Whanganui, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Showers, turning to rain for time today, with thunderstorms in the west from afternoon. Snow to 700 metres about Taumarunui and Taihape at night, affecting higher roads.

Gisborne, Hawkes Bay

Mostly fine. Brief rain this evening.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson

Rain developing late morning, with some heavy and thundery falls, clearing in the evening.

Canterbury

Scattered showers developing this afternoon, then retreating to Banks Peninsula in the evening.

Buller, Westland

Rain developing this morning, with heavy and thundery falls, turning to showers in the afternoon. Snow to 500 metres at night.

Otago, Southland, Fiordland

Rain turning to showers this morning with thunderstorms and hail in the south. Snow lowering to 200 metres in the evening and to near sea level at night.

Chatham Islands

Showers clearing this morning, then fine spells.