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Weather Workshop: All Districts forecast for NZ

All Districts forecast from Weather Workshop:

The Situation: Anticyclonic conditions cover much of the North
Island. A frontal zone should move slowly north over the South
Island today as a small low on the front passes southeast to
lie well east of Otago by the end of the day. The front is
followed by a ridge of high pressure from another anticyclone
over the south Tasman Sea.

and WAIRARAPA: Fine today apart from a few cloudy periods. Light
winds in most places.

With a few light showers. Showers becoming more frequent in
Wanganui and Manawatu from afternoon. West to northwest winds
from Taranaki south, elsewhere light breezes.

WELLINGTON: Mainly fine at first but towards evening, cloud
increasing. Some patchy rain possible after dark. Northerlies
becoming brisk.

NELSON: Showers developing in the western ranges this morning,
elsewhere mainly fine. Southwesterlies tending northwest this

MARLBOROUGH: Mainly fine for much of the time but from evening
patchy rain spreading from the south with southwesterlies

CANTERBURY: A cloudy day with some scattered rain likely in
most places at times. Northeasterlies turning southwest later.

BULLER, WESTLAND and FIORDLAND: Rain south of Westport spreading
further north this morning then easing to showers south of the
glaciers from early evening. Not a great deal of wind for much
of the day. Southwesterlies working as far north as Haast later.

OTAGO and SOUTHLAND: Outbreaks of rain then during the afternoon
a change to showers with increasing fine breaks about the south
coast with southwesterlies developing. This change further
spreading north later.

CHATHAM ISLANDS: A few showers at first then turning to rain
from mid afternoon. Northwesterlies freshening.

THE OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW: Southwesterlies becoming general over
the country with showers in most places. Along the South Island
west coast mainly fine. Cold and showery at the Chathams.

(c) Copyright Weather Workshop Limited 1999

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