Video | Business Headlines | Internet | Science | Scientific Ethics | Technology | Search


Another settled spell on the way

MetService News Release
Thursday, 14 Feb 2013

Another settled spell on the way

The disturbed south-westerly flow that has brought some cloud and the odd shower over the past few days will ease away by the end of the weekend.

MetService Media and Communications Meteorologist Daniel Corbett commented,"With an anticyclone building across New Zealand over the next few days, maintaining fine weather in many places, it looks like sunglasses and beach towels might come in handy late weekend and into next week."

The last trough in the disturbed south-westerly flow will slide across the country over the weekend, bringing the odd shower to a few places as it moves away. At this point it looks like the fine and settled spell following it will last well into the middle of next week.

Keep up to date with the latest forecasts and any watches/warnings at or on mobile devices at You can also follow our updates @metservice on Twitter or watch the latest weather videos on MetService TV.


© Scoop Media

Business Headlines | Sci-Tech Headlines


Land & Water Forum: Fourth Report On Water Management

The Land and Water Forum (LWF) today published its fourth report, outlining 60 new consensus recommendations for how New Zealand should improve its management of fresh water and calling on the Government to urgently adopt all of its recommendations from earlier reports. More>>



Welcome Home: Record High Migration Stokes 41-Year High Population Growth

New Zealand annual net migration hit a new high in October as more people arrived from than departed for Australia for the first time in more than 20 years. More>>


Citizens' Advice Bureau: Report Shows Desperate Housing Situation Throughout NZ

CAB's in-depth analysis of over 2000 client enquiries about emergency accommodation shows vulnerable families, pregnant women and children living in cars and garages, even after seeking assistance from the Ministry of Social Development and Housing New Zealand. More>>


Speaking For The Bees: Greens Call For Neonicotinoid Pesticide Ban

The National Government should ban the use of controversial pesticides called neonicotinoids after evidence has revealed that even at low doses they cause harm to bee populations, the Green Party said today. More>>


Get More From Scoop

Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news