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Stunning! The nor'westers are certainly putting on a show for us today ^MM twitter.com/SRixecker/stat… Quoted tweet from @SRixecker: @weatherpaulg @WeatherWatchNZ @MetService Pretty amazing up on Huntsbury Hill, too. https://t.co/iE8u7lNszh

Stunning! The nor'westers are certainly putting on a show for us today ^MM twitter.com/SRixecker/stat… Quoted tweet from @SRixecker: @weatherpaulg @WeatherWatchNZ @MetService Pretty amazing up on Hunt...
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MetService retweeted: ⁦@WeatherWatchNZ⁩ ⁦@MetService⁩ the back edge of nor’west arch slowly moving east this morning. Look out for the blackbird in the tree at the end

MetService retweeted: ⁦@WeatherWatchNZ⁩ ⁦@MetService⁩ the back edge of nor’west arch slowly moving east this morning. Look out for the blackbird in the tree at the end Original linkOriginal author: Pa...
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MetService retweeted: Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, WGTN zpr.io/tJW5y

MetService retweeted: Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, WGTN zpr.io/tJW5y Original linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJW5A

Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJW5AOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD zpr.io/tJW5y

Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD zpr.io/tJW5yOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, WGTN zpr.io/tJW5y

Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, WGTN zpr.io/tJW5yOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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@JoshForde Good morning Josh, yes, it is windy one indeed! The worded forecast talks about strong winds with gales in some places. Always keep in mind that gusts will be far stronger than the average wind speed, and exposed places will get it even stronger. Hope this helps! Have a great day

@JoshForde Good morning Josh, yes, it is windy one indeed! The worded forecast talks about strong winds with gales in some places. Always keep in mind that gusts will be far stronger than the average ...
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And true to form, Wellington winds have come out to play! Wind gusts in some exposed areas over 100km/h this morning bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/KxVEx426U3

And true to form, Wellington winds have come out to play! Wind gusts in some exposed areas over 100km/h this morning   bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/KxVEx426U3
And true to form, Wellington winds have come out to play! Wind gusts in some exposed areas over 100km/h this morning 💨💨 bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/KxVEx426U3Original linkOriginal author: Met...
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A stunning sky over Tawa this morning ^SF https://t.co/Lq6uE9SstJ

A stunning sky over Tawa this morning   ^SF https://t.co/Lq6uE9SstJ
A stunning sky over Tawa this morning ^SF https://t.co/Lq6uE9SstJOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Monday's emojicast: ️️️ ️ ️ ️️ ️ ️

Monday's emojicast: 🌤 🌤 🌤🌤 ☁️☁️🌤☁️ 🌧☁️🌤🌤 🌧☁️🌤 ☁️☁️ 🌧 🌧☁️ 🌧☁️ 🌧🌦🌤 🌤 🌧🌤 🌦🌦🌤 🌦🌦🌦 🌧Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJ4S5

Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJ4S5Original linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD zpr.io/tJ4Si

Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD zpr.io/tJ4SiOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, CTAGO, FIORD, SLAKE zpr.io/tJ4Si

Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, CTAGO, FIORD, SLAKE zpr.io/tJ4SiOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Did you know that you can look at imagery from our weather model any time you want? weather.niwa.co.nz Create a shortcut! ️ It might prove to be a helpful planning tool, like timing out Monday's front in the South Island

Did you know that you can look at imagery from our weather model any time you want? 🔗 weather.niwa.co.nz 📱 Create a shortcut! ☝️ It might prove to be a helpful planning tool, like timing out Monday's ...
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Northerlies pick up in Cook Strait tomorrow as the front sweeps up the South Island - some exposed parts of Wellington reach gale in the afternoon Check out bit.ly/metservicenz for details about your town ^MM

Northerlies pick up in Cook Strait tomorrow as the front sweeps up the South Island - some exposed parts of Wellington reach gale in the afternoon💨💨 Check out bit.ly/metservicenz for details about you...
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A line of showers has been marching up the upper North Island, and brings a brief shower for some places in Northland this afternoon bit.ly/NZVisible ^MM

A line of showers has been marching up the upper North Island, and brings a brief shower for some places in Northland this afternoon bit.ly/NZVisible ^MM Original linkOriginal author: MetService
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No one told the Weather Monday is a Public Holiday A cold front will be hard at work over the South Island tomorrow, with Heavy Rain for Fiordland and the Westland ranges, and Strong Winds for the central parts. For full details, see bit.ly/AllWarnings ^MM https://t.co/03P1UPJr5O

No one told the Weather Monday is a Public Holiday A cold front will be hard at work over the South Island tomorrow, with Heavy Rain for Fiordland and the Westland ranges, and Strong Winds for the central parts. For full details, see bit.ly/AllWarnings ^MM https://t.co/03P1UPJr5O
No one told the Weather Monday is a Public Holiday🤭 A cold front will be hard at work over the South Island tomorrow, with Heavy Rain for Fiordland and the Westland ranges, and Strong Winds for the ce...
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Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJeSM

Heavy Rain Warning (Orange) issued for FIORD zpr.io/tJeSMOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD metservice.com/warnings/sever…

Heavy Rain Watch issued for WSTLD metservice.com/warnings/sever…Original linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, CTAGO, FIORD, SLAKE zpr.io/tJeSm

Strong Wind Watch issued for CANTH, CTAGO, FIORD, SLAKE zpr.io/tJeSmOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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High cloud will be the theme of the day for the South Island, with parts of Canterbury, Otago and Southland getting thicker wave cloud later today as strong northwesterlies push over the Southern Alps. Check out bit.ly/metservicenz for more details ^MM https://t.co/vXdnN8ihJx

High cloud will be the theme of the day for the South Island, with parts of Canterbury, Otago and Southland getting thicker wave cloud later today as strong northwesterlies push over the Southern Alps. Check out bit.ly/metservicenz for more details ^MM https://t.co/vXdnN8ihJx
High cloud will be the theme of the day for the South Island, with parts of Canterbury, Otago and Southland getting thicker wave cloud later today as strong northwesterlies push over the Southern Alps...
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Morena Looking sunny for much of the North Island today, though lucky areas in Auckland may see the odd morning shower, and Northland into early afternoon. A spot of drizzle for lower North Island before a fine afternoon. Full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/LNxzTe7paY

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Looking sunny for much of the North Island today, though lucky areas in Auckland may see the odd morning shower, and Northland into early afternoon. A spot of drizzle for lower North Island before a fine afternoon. Full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/LNxzTe7paY
Morena☀ Looking sunny for much of the North Island today, though lucky areas in Auckland may see the odd morning shower, and Northland into early afternoon. A spot of drizzle for lower North Island be...
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Sunday's emojicast: ️ ️️ ️️️ ️ ️ ️ ️️ ️️ ️

Sunday's emojicast: 🌤 🌤 🌤☀️ 🌤🌤☀️☀️ 🌤☀️☀️☀️ 🌤🌤☀️ ☁️🌤 🌤 🌤🌤 🌤🌤 ☁️🌤🌤 🌤 🌤🌤 ☁️☁️🌤 ☁️☁️🌤 ☁️Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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A ridge builds over central and northern parts Sunday, bringing more settled weather for most, but northerlies pick up over the far south, bringing rain to the SW. Details at Metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/6dCGeh3FAf

A ridge builds over central and northern parts Sunday, bringing more settled weather for most, but northerlies pick up over the far south, bringing rain to the SW.  Details at Metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/6dCGeh3FAf
A ridge builds over central and northern parts Sunday, bringing more settled weather for most, but northerlies pick up over the far south, bringing rain to the SW. Details at Metservice.com ^RK https:...
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Auckland VHF Marine Warning issued zpr.io/tJLdX

Auckland VHF Marine Warning issued zpr.io/tJLdXOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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NIWA Weather retweeted: Below normal rainfall is expected through the end of April for large parts of NZ due to higher than normal pressure ️ The weather is expected to turn more unsettled during the first few days of May.

NIWA Weather retweeted: Below normal rainfall is expected through the end of April for large parts of NZ due to higher than normal pressure 🌤️ The weather is expected to turn more unsettled during the...
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Here the Severe Weather Outlook, Valid to Thursday 30th April. W to NW gales in the east and Rain in the west. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK https://t.co/JuuQxqapD1

Here the Severe Weather Outlook, Valid to Thursday 30th April. W to NW gales in the east and Rain in the west. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK https://t.co/JuuQxqapD1
Here the Severe Weather Outlook, Valid to Thursday 30th April. W to NW gales in the east and Rain in the west. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK https://t.co/JuuQxqapD1Original linkOrigina...
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Not much cloud about tonight to blanket the country, so some chilly temps expected, especially in the south. Details at Metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/UfuneJM476

Not much cloud about tonight to blanket the country, so some chilly temps expected, especially in the south. Details at Metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/UfuneJM476
Not much cloud about tonight to blanket the country, so some chilly temps expected, especially in the south. Details at Metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/UfuneJM476Original linkOriginal author: MetServi...
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@TashkandiObai Yep. Nothing extreme to see here. ^RK.

@TashkandiObai Yep. Nothing extreme to see here. ^RK.Original linkOriginal author: MetService
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High speed review looking down the valley from Mount Cook Aerodrome today, with a VERY persistent rainbow lasting at least 3 hours, then a classic Wave cloud aloft, looking like a fly saucer! ^RK

High speed review looking down the valley from Mount Cook Aerodrome today, with a VERY persistent rainbow lasting at least 3 hours, then a classic Wave cloud aloft, looking like a fly saucer! ^RK Orig...
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@Linny2288 Our mountain forecast for Fiordland (metservice.com/mountains-and-…) has northerlies rising to severe gales tomorrow, so parts of Southalnd could also see some decent gusts. However, tomorrow in Invercargill shouldn't feel anywhere like as windy as this afternoon. ^RK.

@Linny2288 Our mountain forecast for Fiordland (metservice.com/mountains-and-…) has northerlies rising to severe gales tomorrow, so parts of Southalnd could also see some decent gusts. However, tomorr...
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@Linny2288 Ah, in the side bar, latest ob. metservice.com/overlay/locati… indicates that the precip is clearly very spatially limited, though, so yes, you might not have gotten nearly as much as someone just a few hundred metres away. Don't forget to use ALL the tools at your disposal! ^RK

@Linny2288 Ah, in the side bar, latest ob. metservice.com/overlay/locati… indicates that the precip is clearly very spatially limited, though, so yes, you might not have gotten nearly as much as someo...
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@Linny2288 Forecast says 'becoming fine this afternoon'. Gusting 78 km/h at the airport now (strong gale!), 61 km/h at Wallaceville. ^RK

@Linny2288 Forecast says 'becoming fine this afternoon'. Gusting 78 km/h at the airport now (strong gale!), 61 km/h at Wallaceville. ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@Linny2288 Gale force (65km/h) gusts at the airport in the last hour. ^RK

@Linny2288 Gale force (65km/h) gusts at the airport in the last hour. ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Sat loop shows high cirrus blowing away and, if you squint, patchy valley cloud/fog across central N Island. Mostly fine today then, but a shower or two may bubble later over ranges south of Taranaki-Tongariro. Details at metservice.com ^RK

Sat loop shows high cirrus blowing away and, if you squint, patchy valley cloud/fog across central N Island. Mostly fine today then, but a shower or two may bubble later over ranges south of Taranaki-...
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Showers for the West Coast this morning. Front moving northwards brings band of rain to Hokitika very shortly, then weakens dramatically as it moves further north. Becoming fine behind the front. metservice.com/maps-radar/rai… ^RK

Showers for the West Coast this morning. Front moving northwards brings band of rain to Hokitika very shortly, then weakens dramatically as it moves further north. Becoming fine behind the front. mets...
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Auckland VHF Marine Warning issued zpr.io/tJkzV

Auckland VHF Marine Warning issued zpr.io/tJkzVOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Anzac Day sunrises across Aotearoa

Anzac Day sunrises across Aotearoa 🌄 Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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@nzBrowncoat In the text. ^RK https://t.co/0po0tJ7Gvu

@nzBrowncoat In the text. ^RK https://t.co/0po0tJ7Gvu
@nzBrowncoat In the text. ^RK https://t.co/0po0tJ7GvuOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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One front moved over the lower South Island earlier this morning, and another is following in behind right at the end of this radar loop. Keep an eye on it here: metservice.com/maps-radar/rai… ^RK

One front moved over the lower South Island earlier this morning, and another is following in behind right at the end of this radar loop. Keep an eye on it here: metservice.com/maps-radar/rai… ^RK Ori...
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@edrucationz Great photos!

@edrucationz Great photos!Original linkOriginal author: MetService
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@Intrepid_Weaver Delightful! ^RK

@Intrepid_Weaver Delightful! ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Thank you @CJTremain twitter.com/CJTremain/stat… Quoted tweet from @CJTremain: @MetService https://t.co/f6FaRfwNwq

Thank you @CJTremain twitter.com/CJTremain/stat… Quoted tweet from @CJTremain: @MetService https://t.co/f6FaRfwNwq Original linkOriginal author: MetService
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Looked like a colourful sunrise during my commute to Metservice HQ this morning. Did any get any good sunrise photos after their Dawn Stand? ^RK

Looked like a colourful sunrise during my commute to Metservice HQ this morning. Did any get any good sunrise photos after their Dawn Stand? ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Saturday's emojicast: ️ ️ ️ ️

Saturday's emojicast: 🌤 🌤 🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤 ☁️🌤 🌤 ☁️🌤 ☁️🌤 ☁️🌤🌤 🌤 🌦🌤 🌦🌤🌤 🌦🌦🌤 🌦Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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@JanerationX @beckynz It is normally referred to as the Dawn Parade. But no parade this year of course. If you wish to partake here is some information for you. rnz.co.nz/news/national/… ^SF

@JanerationX @beckynz It is normally referred to as the Dawn Parade. But no parade this year of course. If you wish to partake here is some information for you.rnz.co.nz/news/national/… ^SFOriginal li...
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Recent rain in Northland has really helped the year-to-date rainfall tallies! This time last week, Kerikeri was sitting at 35% of year-to-date. Now at 48% ytd - but more is needed. Sign up for the MetService Monthly Outlook at bit.ly/SubscribeToEma… for your rural intel ^GG https://t.co/KMhcyoEdIK

Recent rain in Northland has really helped the year-to-date rainfall tallies! This time last week, Kerikeri was sitting at 35% of year-to-date. Now at 48% ytd - but more is needed. Sign up for the MetService Monthly Outlook at bit.ly/SubscribeToEma… for your rural intel ^GG https://t.co/KMhcyoEdIK
Recent rain in Northland has really helped the year-to-date rainfall tallies! This time last week, Kerikeri was sitting at 35% of year-to-date. Now at 48% ytd - but more is needed. Sign up for the Met...
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Recent rain in Northland favoured northern areas, but any rain was welcome. Whangarei has gone from 30% to 40% year-to-date in the last week, but more rain is needed. Sign up to the MetService Monthly Outlook at bit.ly/SubscribeToEma… for your rural intel ^GG https://t.co/M0VakxBeXd

Recent rain in Northland favoured northern areas, but any rain was welcome. Whangarei has gone from 30% to 40% year-to-date in the last week, but more rain is needed. Sign up to the MetService Monthly Outlook at bit.ly/SubscribeToEma… for your rural intel ^GG https://t.co/M0VakxBeXd
Recent rain in Northland favoured northern areas, but any rain was welcome. Whangarei has gone from 30% to 40% year-to-date in the last week, but more rain is needed. Sign up to the MetService Monthly...
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Weakening front moves up the South Island tomorrow, but should be a fine day for most. 23°C in Gisborne! Full forecast at metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/qA5qkuUU6B

Weakening front moves up the South Island tomorrow, but should be a fine day for most. 23°C in Gisborne! Full forecast at metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/qA5qkuUU6B
Weakening front moves up the South Island tomorrow, but should be a fine day for most. 23°C in Gisborne! Full forecast at metservice.com ^RK https://t.co/qA5qkuUU6BOriginal linkOriginal author: MetSer...
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Some chilly spots for the Dawn Stand tomorrow morning, especially inland. metservice.com for the full forecast ^RK https://t.co/8TOGt3lRw4

Some chilly spots for the Dawn Stand tomorrow morning, especially inland. metservice.com for the full forecast ^RK https://t.co/8TOGt3lRw4
Some chilly spots for the Dawn Stand tomorrow morning, especially inland. metservice.com for the full forecast ^RK https://t.co/8TOGt3lRw4Original linkOriginal author: MetService
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Clear skys for much of the North Island today with the highs in Auckland, Hastings and Kawerau at 23°C. A chilly day in Milford Sound again though with 13°C. Temperatures likely to be above the average over the east of the South Island for Anzac Day. ^SF https://t.co/wvWWi05wUB

Clear skys for much of the North Island today with the highs in Auckland, Hastings and Kawerau at 23°C.  A chilly day in Milford Sound again though with 13°C.  Temperatures likely to be above the average over the east of the South Island for Anzac Day.  ^SF https://t.co/wvWWi05wUB
Clear skys for much of the North Island today with the highs in Auckland, Hastings and Kawerau at 23°C. A chilly day in Milford Sound again though with 13°C. Temperatures likely to be above the averag...
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Gusty winds are expected in the South Island and lower North Island on Saturday ️ Chance for 70 km/h gusts: High Medium Some

Gusty winds are expected in the South Island and lower North Island on Saturday 🌬️ Chance for 70 km/h gusts: 🟥 High 🟧 Medium 🟨 Some Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Heaps to enjoy in this loop: Shadows from the early wave cloud, then the cirrus edge forming west of Queenstown @MalcolmSpark, resulting the cirrus over Dunedin @weatherpaulg Meanwhile ripples flow over the top of the low stratus offshore to the east! ^RK

Heaps to enjoy in this loop: Shadows from the early wave cloud, then the cirrus edge forming west of Queenstown @MalcolmSpark, resulting the cirrus over Dunedin @weatherpaulg Meanwhile ripples flow ov...
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@mewindy We heard that too and we're not sure where it came from.

@mewindy We heard that too and we're not sure where it came from.Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Lewis has stepped into the breach for Angus today, bringing you all the details for New Zealand's weather through the weekend: metservice.com/video-forecasts ^RK

Lewis has stepped into the breach for Angus today, bringing you all the details for New Zealand's weather through the weekend: metservice.com/video-forecasts ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetServic...
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️ The latest Hotspot Watch speaks to continued dry conditions in the North Island — Our climate station in Auckland has recorded just 25 mm of rain during April or 29% of the monthly normal. niwa.co.nz/news/hotspot-w…

🏜️ The latest Hotspot Watch speaks to continued dry conditions in the North Island — Our climate station in Auckland has recorded just 25 mm of rain during April or 29% of the monthly normal.niwa.co.n...
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@Linny2288 Thanks, sorting that out now. ^RK

@Linny2288 Thanks, sorting that out now. ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@abbie72389982 Yeah, tough call. Nothing coming up soon either, sorry. metservice.com/rural/regions/… ^RK

@abbie72389982 Yeah, tough call. Nothing coming up soon either, sorry. metservice.com/rural/regions/… ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Decent rain in a feature offshore Waitomo early this morning, but rapidly weakened. Rain in the east, with heavy falls over East Cape, will ease through the day, but shower or two possible about high country this afternoon. metservice.com/maps-radar/rai… to keep an eye on it. ^RK

Decent rain in a feature offshore Waitomo early this morning, but rapidly weakened. Rain in the east, with heavy falls over East Cape, will ease through the day, but shower or two possible about high ...
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Largely glorious day across the South Island. A bit of mid-high cloud over North Otago (you can see the shadows), and some flat looking low stratus offshore Canterbury. West Coast will see the odd light shower interrupting blue skies. metservice.com for details ^RK https://t.co/gJriLEQfAp

Largely glorious day across the South Island. A bit of mid-high cloud over North Otago (you can see the shadows), and some flat looking low stratus offshore Canterbury. West Coast will see the odd light shower interrupting blue skies. metservice.com for details ^RK https://t.co/gJriLEQfAp
Largely glorious day across the South Island. A bit of mid-high cloud over North Otago (you can see the shadows), and some flat looking low stratus offshore Canterbury. West Coast will see the odd lig...
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Many Northland weather stations recorded heavy rain (>6mm/hr) yesterday, but Puhi Puhi, between Whangarei & Paihia, clocked 54.5 mm in 2 hours, including 34.5 in 1 hour! Heavy falls still about N Gisborne this AM & showers W Coast, south of Greymouth today. ^RK

Many Northland weather stations recorded heavy rain (>6mm/hr) yesterday, but Puhi Puhi, between Whangarei & Paihia, clocked 54.5 mm in 2 hours, including 34.5 in 1 hour! Heavy falls still about N Gisb...
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@sockraates Thanks for spotting - forecasters start early and sometimes the coffee hasn't kicked in yet...…^GG

@sockraates Thanks for spotting - forecasters start early and sometimes the coffee hasn't kicked in yet...…^GGOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@sockraates People are reading my tweets, carefully, yay! Thanks, and I'll own that shocker. ^RK

@sockraates People are reading my tweets, carefully, yay! Thanks, and I'll own that shocker. ^RKOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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The cows were out for an early walk in Lauder this morning. Even they are practicing social distancing . Be sure you keep doing the same.

The cows 🐮 were out for an early walk in Lauder this morning. Even they are practicing social distancing 👏. Be sure you keep doing the same. Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Friday's emojicast: ️ ️ ️

Friday's emojicast: 🌤 🌦 🌦🌦 🌦🌦🌧🌧 🌦🌧🌧🌧 🌦🌦☁️ 🌧🌦 🌤 🌤🌤 🌤🌤 🌤☀️🌤 🌧 🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤 ☁️Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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How's the weekend weather looking? Pretty good, overall!

How's the weekend weather looking? Pretty good, overall! Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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The high and not so high temperatures across the country today. Napier and Gisborne 23°C, and a somewhat cooler 11, 12 and 13°C for Milford, Timaru and Oamaru respectively. ^SF https://t.co/0lt6bPgFNv

The high and not so high temperatures across the country today.  Napier and Gisborne 23°C, and a somewhat cooler 11, 12 and 13°C for Milford, Timaru and Oamaru respectively.  ^SF https://t.co/0lt6bPgFNv
The high and not so high temperatures across the country today. Napier and Gisborne 23°C, and a somewhat cooler 11, 12 and 13°C for Milford, Timaru and Oamaru respectively. ^SF https://t.co/0lt6bPgFNv...
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Check out this mountain wave cloud that stood over Lauder, Central Otago for much of the day! ️ ️ These waves develop on the downwind side of mountains when strong winds flow over them in a perpendicular fashion.

Check out this mountain wave cloud that stood over Lauder, Central Otago for much of the day! ⛰️ ☁️ These waves develop on the downwind side of mountains when strong winds flow over them in a perpendi...
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Once this low moves off Northland tomorrow, most kiwis get a good weather recipe for ANZAC weekend. A pesky pair of fronts bring some rain. Westland and Fiordland are most affected. Southern Alps keep E coast dry and fronts weaken as they move north. bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/BzUh8wODej

Once this low moves off Northland tomorrow, most kiwis get a good weather recipe for ANZAC weekend. A pesky pair of fronts bring some rain. Westland and Fiordland are most affected. Southern Alps keep E coast dry and fronts weaken as they move north. bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/BzUh8wODej
Once this low moves off Northland tomorrow, most kiwis get a good weather recipe for ANZAC weekend. A pesky pair of fronts bring some rain. Westland and Fiordland are most affected. Southern Alps keep...
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A Heavy Rain Watch has been issued for northern parts of Northland from this afternoon. TS are possible there too. Full details at bit.ly/SWWatch and bit.ly/TSoutlook^AJ https://t.co/09CIqwt8TK

A Heavy Rain Watch has been issued for northern parts of Northland from this afternoon. TS are possible there too. Full details at bit.ly/SWWatch and bit.ly/TSoutlook^AJ https://t.co/09CIqwt8TK
A Heavy Rain Watch has been issued for northern parts of Northland from this afternoon. TS are possible there too. Full details at bit.ly/SWWatch and bit.ly/TSoutlook^AJ https://t.co/09CIqwt8TKOrigina...
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@bentorkington I think you can drink it ^Lewis

@bentorkington I think you can drink it 🤔 ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Heavy Rain Watch issued for NTHLD zpr.io/tJsHV

Heavy Rain Watch issued for NTHLD zpr.io/tJsHVOriginal linkOriginal author: Severe Weather Info
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Thursday's emojicast: ️️ ️️ ️️ ️ ️️ ️ ️️ ️️

Thursday's emojicast: 🌧 🌧 ☁️☁️ 🌧☁️🌧☁️ ☁️🌧🌧☁️ ☁️🌧🌧 ☁️☁️ ☁️ 🌧🌧 🌧🌦 🌧☁️☁️ 🌤 ☁️☁️ 🌤🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤 🌧Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Below normal rainfall is expected through the end of April for large parts of NZ due to higher than normal pressure ️ The weather is expected to turn more unsettled during the first few days of May.

Below normal rainfall is expected through the end of April for large parts of NZ due to higher than normal pressure 🌤️ The weather is expected to turn more unsettled during the first few days of May. ...
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MetService retweeted: GET TO KNOW the #MoanaProject people doing awesome research for the NZ blue economy Kimberley Maxwell wants to talk about values first when it comes to the ocean... Read more in the link below! https://t.co/8N1zl3oCQr

MetService retweeted: GET TO KNOW the #MoanaProject people doing awesome research for the NZ blue economy Kimberley Maxwell wants to talk about values first when it comes to the ocean... Read more in ...
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Weather word of the day: Nephophilia. A particular fondness or love for clouds ️ Cirrus cloud streaks into Auckland ahead of a disturbance in the northern Tasman Sea...

Weather word of the day: Nephophilia. A particular fondness or love for clouds 😍 ☁️ Cirrus cloud streaks into Auckland ahead of a disturbance in the northern Tasman Sea... Original linkOriginal author...
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'Weather cats' have been popping up from time to time on twitter. Here's one of ours - the aptly named Stormy, "helping" one of our WFH meteorologists in Auckland. ^GG https://t.co/iVa9GkCzin

'Weather cats' have been popping up from time to time on twitter. Here's one of ours - the aptly named Stormy, "helping" one of our WFH meteorologists in Auckland. ^GG https://t.co/iVa9GkCzin
'Weather cats' have been popping up from time to time on twitter. Here's one of ours - the aptly named Stormy, "helping" one of our WFH meteorologists in Auckland. ^GG https://t.co/iVa9GkCzinOriginal ...
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A few fog patches still hanging on in some parts of Aotearoa. Hamilton is now showing signs of starting to clear. bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/gRaZJR6SQC

A few fog patches still hanging on in some parts of Aotearoa. Hamilton is now showing signs of starting to clear. bit.ly/metservicenz  ^AJ https://t.co/gRaZJR6SQC
A few fog patches still hanging on in some parts of Aotearoa. Hamilton is now showing signs of starting to clear. bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/gRaZJR6SQCOriginal linkOriginal author: MetServic...
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@BobStorm16 Hi Bob, the worded forecast is due to be updated shortly. It does look like some scattered rain from late morning tomorrow. Computer models have come in line with bringing wet weather to Wellington tomorrow. ^Lewis

@BobStorm16 Hi Bob, the worded forecast is due to be updated shortly. It does look like some scattered rain from late morning tomorrow. Computer models have come in line with bringing wet weather to W...
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While the technology used to monitor it has changed, the need to look after our Earth is more important than ever. Happy Earth Day, Aotearoa! #EarthDay | #EarthDay2020 https://t.co/SZmaQUV7Hg

While the technology used to monitor it has changed, the need to look after our Earth is more important than ever.   
Happy Earth Day, Aotearoa!  #EarthDay | #EarthDay2020 https://t.co/SZmaQUV7Hg
While the technology used to monitor it has changed, the need to look after our Earth is more important than ever. Happy Earth Day, Aotearoa!#EarthDay | #EarthDay2020 https://t.co/SZmaQUV7HgOriginal l...
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Fog patches over both islands on this Satellite image. From 36,000km above the earths surface, JMA's Himawari 8 can tell the difference between low cloud or fog (cyan) and land (magenta) in the dark. Fog burns off this morning. Full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/uioPQwVRMp

Fog patches over both islands on this Satellite image. From 36,000km above the earths surface, JMA's Himawari 8 can tell the difference between low cloud or fog (cyan) and land (magenta) in the dark. Fog burns off this morning. Full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^AJ https://t.co/uioPQwVRMp
Fog patches over both islands on this Satellite image. From 36,000km above the earths surface, JMA's Himawari 8 can tell the difference between low cloud or fog (cyan) and land (magenta) in the dark. ...
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Wednesday's emojicast: ️ ️️️ ️ ️️ ️ ️ ️

Wednesday's emojicast: 🌤 🌤 🌤☀️ ☀️☀️☀️🌤 🌤☀️🌤🌤 🌤🌤🌤 🌤🌤 🌤 🌧🌤 🌧🌤 🌧☁️☁️ 🌤 🌧☁️ 🌤🌤☁️ 🌤🌤☁️ 🌤Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Some good news: parched parts of Northland received 30-40 mm of rain over the last two days! ️‍

Some good news: parched parts of Northland received 30-40 mm of rain over the last two days! 🌧️👨‍🌾👍 Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather
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Sea surface temperatures (SSTs), relative to average, were warm to start the autumn season. However, and more recently, SSTs have cooled. With generally settled weather in the forecast, it's distinctly possible that SSTs trend warmer (again) over the coming days and weeks.

Sea surface temperatures (SSTs), relative to average, were warm to start the autumn season. However, and more recently, SSTs have cooled. With generally settled weather in the forecast, it's distinctl...
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What’s your perfect weather day? Sunshine Mild temperatures Light winds Looks like most of the North Island and eastern South Island are the place to be tomorrow See full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/rfl9Uxk7li

What’s your perfect weather day?   
Sunshine  
Mild temperatures  
Light winds   
Looks like most of the North Island and eastern South Island are the place to be tomorrow See full details at bit.ly/metservicenz ^MM https://t.co/rfl9Uxk7li
What’s your perfect weather day? ✅Sunshine ✅Mild temperatures ✅Light winds Looks like most of the North Island and eastern South Island are the place to be tomorrow☀ See full details at bit.ly/metserv...
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Thanks for tagging us in all your stunning sunrise/sunset pics! Curious about what makes a beautiful sunrise/set? Check out our Facebook post bit.ly/2KkeF6X or this blog post blog.metservice.com/atmospheric-op… for more info on atmospheric optics ^MM

Thanks for tagging us in all your stunning sunrise/sunset pics📸! Curious about what makes a beautiful sunrise/set? Check out our Facebook post bit.ly/2KkeF6X or this blog post blog.metservice.com/atmo...
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@Waitakeres Yes quite a large amount of virga picked up by the radar. There has been a few stations around the Auckland regions that have recorded 0.5mm. ^Lewis

@Waitakeres Yes quite a large amount of virga picked up by the radar. There has been a few stations around the Auckland regions that have recorded 0.5mm. ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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What a sight for upper and east Northland The winner so far is Kaitaia with 37mm in the last 24hrs, and many places measuring upwards of 20mm. The rain eases this afternoon, but showers still possible until evening bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^MM

What a sight for upper and east Northland🌧 The winner so far is Kaitaia with 37mm in the last 24hrs, and many places measuring upwards of 20mm. The rain eases this afternoon, but showers still possibl...
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Socks and slippers were the order of the day this morning in Christchurch at a frosty 0°C❄❄ What are the temps looking like in your town today? See bit.ly/metservicenz for full details ^MM https://t.co/DdNwHrCHLM

Socks and slippers were the order of the day this morning in Christchurch at a frosty 0°C❄❄ What are the temps looking like in your town today? See bit.ly/metservicenz for full details ^MM https://t.co/DdNwHrCHLM
Socks and slippers were the order of the day this morning in Christchurch at a frosty 0°C❄❄ What are the temps looking like in your town today? See bit.ly/metservicenz for full details ^MM https://t.c...
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@mewindy I bet! We've got pockets of the stuff across the upper North Island....thanks for the observation Brian ^GG

@mewindy I bet! We've got pockets of the stuff across the upper North Island....thanks for the observation Brian ^GGOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@Hallett27 Even better! I hope it's a good amount ^Lewis

@Hallett27 Even better! I hope it's a good amount ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Any fog at your place? Central and upper North Island has seen some fog the last two days as a rather humid airmass is sitting over them. 10 points if you know the location from this photo (one from my archive) ^Lewis https://t.co/geBVR4UZvC

Any fog at your place?  
Central and upper North Island has seen some fog the last two days as a rather humid airmass is sitting over them. 10 points if you know the location from this photo (one from my archive) ^Lewis https://t.co/geBVR4UZvC
Any fog at your place? Central and upper North Island has seen some fog the last two days as a rather humid airmass is sitting over them. 10 points if you know the location from this photo (one from m...
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@BruteBrett Sure is! April average minimum is around 6 degrees ^Lewis

@BruteBrett Sure is! April average minimum is around 6 degrees ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@aventad0r65 Nope, wrong region - right island ^Lewis

@aventad0r65 Nope, wrong region - right island ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@Eruptn 9/10 it was from Lake Okareka ^Lewis

@Eruptn 9/10 it was from Lake Okareka 😎 ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@BruteBrett Sea surface temperatures get strongly influenced by the local winds - so they bounce around a lot along the NZ coastline ^GG

@BruteBrett Sea surface temperatures get strongly influenced by the local winds - so they bounce around a lot along the NZ coastline ^GGOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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Auckland: Even the weather thinks its Ground Hog day.....here's to another day with thick cirrus ("milky sky"). All the details, including some rain in the north, at bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^GG https://t.co/cSLNGeMHsj

Auckland: Even the weather thinks its Ground Hog day.....here's to another day with thick cirrus ("milky sky"). All the details, including some rain in the north, at bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^GG https://t.co/cSLNGeMHsj
Auckland: Even the weather thinks its Ground Hog day.....here's to another day with thick cirrus ("milky sky"). All the details, including some rain in the north, at bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^GG https:/...
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@Linny2288 Hi Linny, You're right, my mistake. Thanks for picking that up! ^MM

@Linny2288 Hi Linny, You're right, my mistake. Thanks for picking that up! ^MMOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@angew @BabeAtSea @OrientalBayNZ @Wellington_NZ @WeatherWatchNZ It's a bit of a mess but there's some altocumulus lenticularis in there ^Lewis

@angew @BabeAtSea @OrientalBayNZ @Wellington_NZ @WeatherWatchNZ It's a bit of a mess but there's some altocumulus lenticularis in there 😎 ^LewisOriginal linkOriginal author: MetService
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@duckky007 @niwa_nz Yes you can see the data here: niwa.co.nz/climate/resear…

@duckky007 @niwa_nz Yes you can see the data here: niwa.co.nz/climate/resear…Original linkOriginal author: NIWA Weather

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