Book Reviews | Gordon Campbell | Scoop News | Wellington Scoop | Community Scoop | Search

 

Weather Workshop: All Districts forecast for NZ

All Districts forecast from Weather Workshop:

The Situation: A weak trough about central areas should gradually
decay as it drifts east today leaving a ridge of high pressure
covering much of the country.

And now the forecast to midnight tonight:

NORTHLAND, AUCKLAND, COROMANDEL PENINSULA, BAY of PLENTY/ROTORUA,
WAIKATO, WAITOMO, TAUPO, TAUMARANUI, TAIHAPE, TARANAKI, WANGANUI
and MANAWATU: Cloud increasing with showers developing in most
places during the day. Winds generally light. Fine periods are
likely to increase again towards evening, especially in western
districts.

WELLINGTON: Cloudy skies with a few showers. Northerlies dying
out this morning and southerlies developing from afternoon.

GISBORNE, HAWKES BAY, WAIRARAPA: Cloud and light showers spreading
north today, reaching Gisborne this evening. Southerlies slowly
prevailing.

NELSON and MARLBOROUGH: Cloudy with patchy falls of rain for much
of the day then fine periods increasing from the south by evening.
Not much breeze.

BULLER, WESTLAND and FIORDLAND: Rain areas about Buller and
Westland slowly clearing from the south but remaining fairly
cloudy. Further south mostly cloudy dry conditions expected. Not
much wind.

CANTERBURY: Becoming fine inland but areas of cloud about the coast.
Some drizzle there from evening. Light winds tending northeasterly
near the coast from evening.

OTAGO and SOUTHLAND: Cloud breaking inland and becoming fine.
Coastal places can expect cloudy areas to persist. Light winds
In most places. Northeasterlies developing about the Otago coast
later on.

CHATHAM ISLANDS: A cloudy day ahead. Further light showers likely
but these becoming few and far between as time goes on.
Southwesterlies easing further.

THE OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW: Over the North Island patchy drizzle
in the east clearing, elsewhere becoming fine. The South island
sees cloud increasing in the west with rain later south of the
glaciers. In most other places a mix of fine and cloudy weather.
At the Chatham's, cloudy with morning drizzle.

(c) Copyright Weather Workshop Limited 1999

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

Reuben Moss' Property is Theft! & Kaitani at The Physics Room

Property is Theft! continues Moss’ interest in the contemporary urban environment as a space controlled by pulsing and unequal flows of capital and labour. Kaitani features work by the University of Canterbury Fijian Students Association and Kulimoe’anga Stone Maka. More>>


Handcrafted Form: Rare Treasures From Japan

This unique exhibition at Expressions Whirinaki represents 90 everyday objects made by contemporary Japanese artisans who employ various traditional craft techniques made in regional workshops. The works used in daily life are crafted from raw materials with techniques appropriate to bringing out the best of its medium, balancing ease of use with aesthetic appeal. More>>

Howard Davis Article: A Musical Axis - Brahms, Wagner, Sibelius

Brahms' warm and exquisitely subtle Symphony No. 3 in F major, Wagner's irrepressibly sentimental symphonic poem Siegfried Idyll, and Sibelius' chilling and immensely challenging Violin Concerto in D minor exemplify distinct stages of development in a tangled and convoluted series of skirmishes that came to define subsequent disputes about the nature of post-Romantic orchestral writing well into the following century. More>>

Scoop Review Of Books: A Pale Ghost Writer

Reviewed by Ruth Brassington, Richard Flanagan's new novel is about a novelist hastily ghost-writing the biography of a crook about to go to trial. The reader is kept on a cliff-edge, as the narrator tries to get blood out of his stone man. More>>

New Zealand Wars Commemoration: Witi Ihimaera's Sleeps Standing Moetū

The second of several articles to mark Rā Maumahara, remembering the New Zealand Land Wars. The first was a Q&A with Vincent O’Malley, author of The Great War for New Zealand: Waikato 1800–2000. More>>

ALSO:

 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • CULTURE
  • HEALTH
  • EDUCATION
 
 
  • Wellington
  • Christchurch
  • Auckland