It could be the last weekend of summer sunshine for the lower
South Island -- with an early autumn fast approaching -- but
it's looking mostly clear for the test cricket in
Christchurch, as well as the rest of the country, over the
next few days.
Two cyclones that materialised only hours apart north of New
Zealand are growing and are likely to track towards us.
Tropical Cyclone Ula may strike New Zealand this week,
possibly bringing heavy rain to the top of the North Island.
Don't go putting those tents back up just yet -- the
MetService has forecast more severe weather for much of the
Get ready to strip off your winter layers as a stream of
humid air creeps over the country today.
Don't put away your brollies just yet - there's wet weather
making a beeline for the country this week.
Make the most of today - it could be the best weather you see
Winds are easing today after severe gales in Southland and
eastern parts of South Island wreaked havoc yesterday.
The arrival of spring westerlies will bring warmer
temperatures this weekend, but the winds could reach gale
strength in the South.
Heavy rain is expected in places as a series of fronts sweep
the country today.
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