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Weather Workshop: Short Forecast for NZ

Issued 10.30am Tuesday, August 17, 1999, next update 3.30pm

Short Forecast issued by Weather Workshop valid to midnight tomorrow:

The north and west of the North Island from Northland to Manawatu, also for the central high country and Bay of Plenty: Showers in most places today with snow to the central plateau and Desert Road. From early tomorrow showers becoming confined to the main eastern ranges with skies clearing elsewhere.

In the east from Gisborne to Wairarapa: Showery today with some snow to the ranges. Gradually clearing from the south tomorrow.

Wellington: A few showers today but fine periods also. Becoming fine tomorrow.

Nelson and the South Island west coast: Remaining showers clearing today otherwise fine. Cloudy periods south of the glaciers from later tomorrow.

Marlborough: Showers becoming confined to the coast this afternoon and clearing inland. Fine and frosty tomorrow.

Otago and Southland: Mostly fine and frosty inland. Remaining coastal showers clearing overnight.

Chatham Islands: Showers and southwesterlies.

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