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Weather Workshop: Short forecast for NZ

Short Forecast issued by Weather Workshop valid to midnight tonight:

For the north and west of the North Island from Northland to
Wellington, also for the central plateau and Bay of Plenty:
Cloud increasing. Showers spreading to most places.

In the east from Gisborne to Wairarapa: Showers about Wairarapa
spreading slowly north, reaching Gisborne in the evening.

Nelson and Marlborough: Cloudy with scattered rain slowly
clearing from the south.

South Island west coast: Rain gradually clearing from Westland
northward during the day, further south mostly cloudy.

Canterbury: Skies clearing inland but some cloud about the coast.
Drizzle there from tonight.

Otago and Southland: Becoming fine inland but cloudy about the coast.

Chatham Islands: Cloudy with the odd light shower.

(c) Copyright Weather Workshop Limited 1999

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