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Weather Workshop: Short forecast for NZ

Issued Wednesday, July 14, 1999 at 5.30pm next issue 11.45pm

Short Forecast from Weather Workshop valid to midnight tomorrow.

For Northland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty: A mix of fine and cloudy periods. A few showers tomorrow turning to rain over parts of Northland later.

For Auckland and remaining North Island areas: Mostly fine weather but north of the central plateau high cloud increasing tomorrow.

South Island west coast: A few light showers in the south of Fiordland. A mix of cloudy and fine spells elsewhere.

Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury: Cloudy night and morning with areas of fog otherwise fine and frosty.

Otago and Southland: Mostly fine frosty weather inland. Showers about Foveaux Strait spreading to Otago Peninsula at times.

Chatham Islands: Brief showers.

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