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Weather Workshop: All Districts forecast for NZ

Issued by Weather Workshop on Wednesday, August 04, 1999 at 4.30am
Now the All Districts forecast from Weather Workshop:

The Situation: A low to the west of the South Island should cross the country today. A west to northwest flow covers the North Island and mainly northeast winds affect the South Island.

And now the forecast to midnight tonight:

NORTHLAND, AUCKLAND, WAIKATO, WAITOMO, TAUMARANUI, TARANAKI, TAIHAPE, COROMANDEL PENINSULA, BAY of PLENTY/ROTORUA, TAUPO, WANGANUI and MANAWATU A mix of cloud and fine breaks with a few showers likely in western areas. West to northwest winds.

GISBORNE, HAWKES BAY, WAIRARAPA: Showers clearing later this morning. Long fine breaks developing. Northwest winds.

WELLINGTON: Showery today. Northerly winds.

NELSON: Cloud and fine breaks with a few showers and northwest winds.

MARLBOROUGH, CANTERBURY and OTAGO: Cloud and fine breaks. Fog patches this morning about the coast. Northeast winds.

BULLER, WESTLAND and FIORDLAND: Showery with northeast winds.

SOUTHLAND: Mainly fine inland. A few drizzle patches developing about the coast and Stewart Island later. East to northeast winds.

CHATHAM ISLANDS: Rain at times with northeast winds.

THE OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW: Showers to most North island areas as a front crosses the island. Mainly fine in the east however. Showery in the South Island with a cool southerly change working northward. At the Chatham Islands, further rain and northeasterlies.

(c) Copyright Weather Workshop Limited 1999

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