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Weather Workshop: Short forecast for NZ

Issued Wednesday, July 07, 1999 at 5.00am next issue at 10.30am
Short Forecast from Weather Workshop valid to midnight tonight

In the north and west of the North Island from Northland to Manawatu, also for the central plateau: A mix of cloud and fine breaks with a few light showers possible.

Bay of Plenty and from Gisborne to Wairarapa: Mainly fine but cloud increasing about Wairarapa after dark.

Wellington: Mainly fine at first. Cloud increasing later with a few drizzle patches developing after dark.

Nelson: Mainly fine at first. Cloud increasing later with showers developing about the western ranges.

The South Island west coast: Rain spreading north then clearing south of the glaciers from evening.

Marlborough and Canterbury: Mainly fine at first. Showers and southwesterlies spread into south Canterbury after dark with snow lowering to 700 metres about the alps.

Otago and Southland: Rain developing then breaking to showers. Snow to 600 metres about the ranges.

Chatham Island: Mostly cloudy. Brief showers this morning.

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