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TVNZ weather presenter Dan Corbett gives the latest update.

Chilly weather in store for much of the country with cold front set to hit Sunday

MetService says, "this front is forecast to deliver a cold and showery south to southwest flow across New Zealand.

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Around 360 households in the central Otago town are affected, with Aurora Energy hoping to have electricity back on by this evening.

Eleven Glenorchy homes still without power 48 hours after early spring snowfall

Aurora Energy is hoping to have power restored to the area by this evening.

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In many places power was cut, schools were closed and flights cancelled.

Readers' photo gallery: Early spring snow continues to wreak havoc in South Island

SH94 from Te Anau to Milford Sound has been closed this morning due to a high avalanche risk.

Kiwi family's holiday takes terrifying turn as they're caught up in Typhoon Mangkhut

Amy Boswell-Hore is on holiday in Hong Kong with her family, including her younger sister Meg, who is recovering from a recent bout of chemotherapy.

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In many places power was cut, schools were closed and flights cancelled.

Photo Gallery: Winter has final sting in its tail, blasts Queenstown region with snow

Snow has been spotted in Glenorchy, Arrowtown, Queenstown and Te Anau, and travel is being disrupted.

Strong wind caused by Typhoon Mangkhut push waves up onto the waterfront of Victoria Habour Hong Kong, Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018. Hong Kong and southern China hunkered down as strong winds and heavy rain from Typhoon Mangkhut lash the densely populated coast. The biggest storm of the year left at least 28 dead from landslides and drownings as it sliced through the northern Philippines. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

Typhoon Mangkhut pounds south China and Hong Kong

Terrifying footage shows buildings sway, windows being blown in and storm surges flooding buildings.

Air NZ scraps flights in and out of Queenstown as region deals with snow blast

The airline is strongly recommending that customers reconsider plans, even if their flight isn't cancelled.

At least five people dead as tropical storm Florence spreads to South Carolina

Florence has been downgraded to a tropical storm but emergency officials say the peril has probably not passed.

Cameraman hangs on grimly as he's swept away by Hurricane Florence storm surge in North Carolina

The video could be a taste of things to come, with a 4m surge expected.

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It’s predicted the fierce weather system will linger over the Carolina coast for days, not hours.

Hurricane Florence weakens as its outer winds hit US, but storm still regarded as lethal

"The larger and the slower the storm is, the greater the threat and the impact - and we have that," an expert said.

Filipino forecaster Meno Mendoza illustrates the path of Typhoon Mangkhut, locally named "Typhoon Ompong" as it approaches the Philippines with sustained winds of 205 kilometers per hour (127 miles per hour) and gusts of up to 255 kph (158 mph), at the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration in metropolitan Manila, Philippines on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018. Philippine officials say they plan to evacuate thousands of villagers, shut down schools and offices and scramble to harvest rice and corn as the most powerful typhoon so far this year menacingly roars toward the country's north. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)

Super Typhoon Mangkhut barrelling towards Philippines packing winds up to 325 kmh

It could maintain the strength of a super typhoon when it hits land.

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Described as a monster, the eye of Hurricane Florence continues to grow.

'Don't play games with it' - Donald Trump issues grim warning as Hurricane Florence takes aim at southeast of the US

A shift shift in the projected track had areas that once thought they were out of range worried.

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Viewers reckon Dan Corbett is showing great tenacity sticking to speaking te reo during Māori Language Week.

Sun shines on 1 NEWS weatherman Dan's te reo efforts with 'big improvement'

Viewers are praising Dan Corbett's faultless delivery last night.

Volunteer HQ designs package holidays for families looking to do good while relaxing in Indonesia.

Weather to 'start feeling like spring' as high arrives over New Zealand

The high's arrival will bump temperatures up into the mid to late teens.

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Our weather presenter is weaving te reo into his Māori Language Week broadcasts and viewers reckon he's doing an awesome job

1 NEWS weatherman Dan Corbett tackles te reo, to high praise from viewers

Viewers reckon Dan is doing an awesome job including te reo in his Māori Language Week broadcasts.

01:51
TVNZ weather presenter Dan Corbett gives the latest update.

Risk of flooding, severe gales as heavy rain expected across parts of the North Island

Heavy rain and strong winds have been forecast for parts of the North Island tonight and early tomorrow.

'This is next level': Cars wrecked as floodwaters hit marae & kohanga in small Hawke's Bay township

A Raukawa resident said he had "never, ever seen it this bad before".

Raukawa Hall.

Photos: Hawke's Bay deluged by heavy rain with flooding reported in multiple areas - and more is on the way

River levels high and lots of back yards flooded - and MetService says more rain and wind is yet to come.

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The yacht broke its mooring in Evans Bay and ended up on the rocks beneath Hataitai this morning

Wild Wellington weather causes slip and a yacht to crash into rocks

The yacht broke its mooring in Evans Bay and ended up on the rocks beneath Hataitai this morning.

Sun Loungers

England's summer of 2018 the hottest ever on record

A heatwave saw temperatures rise across large swathes of the UK.

01:58
Breakfast weatherman Matty McLean has the latest forecast.

Strong winds, heavy rain forecast to lash Wellington

Hawke's Bay and Gisborne are set for a drenching with too with rain forecast this morning, set to get heavier later today.

In the deep south residents woke to freezing temperatures and heavy snow, while in the north there were headaches for drivers.

Snow forecast will affect mountain passes in South Island

It is the second day of Spring but the forecast suggests it is too early to put away the winter woolies.

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