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On Monday and Tuesday, significant rain is forecast for the west of the South Island, including the headwaters of the Canterbury and Otago Lakes and Rivers. An exceptional amount of rain is forecast for these areas today and Tuesday, which could lead to flooding and slips.^AB

On Monday and Tuesday, significant rain is forecast for the west of the South Island,  including the headwaters of the Canterbury and Otago Lakes and Rivers. An exceptional amount of rain is forecast for these areas today and Tuesday, which could lead to flooding and slips.^AB
MetService @MetService On Monday and Tuesday, significant rain is forecast for the west of the South Island, including the headwaters of the Canterbury and Otago Lakes and Rivers. An exceptional amoun...
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MetService retweeted: Strong Wind Warning issued for CANTH zpr.io/gATeg

MetService retweeted:
			
			 
				Strong Wind Warning issued for CANTH zpr.io/gATeg
Severe Weather Info @MetServiceWARN MetService retweeted: Strong Wind Warning issued for CANTH zpr.io/gATeg Original link Original author: MetService
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MetService retweeted: Heavy Rain Warning issued for WSTLD, FIORD, CANTH, SLAKE zpr.io/gATeg

MetService retweeted:
			
			 
				Heavy Rain Warning issued for WSTLD, FIORD, CANTH, SLAKE zpr.io/gATeg
Severe Weather Info @MetServiceWARN MetService retweeted: Heavy Rain Warning issued for WSTLD, FIORD, CANTH, SLAKE zpr.io/gATeg Original link Original author: MetService
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MetService retweeted: Severe Weather Watch issued for WRAPA, WGTN, MARLB, BULR, WSTLD, FIORD, CHCH, CANTP, CANTH, NTAGO, CTAGO, SLAKE... https://t.co/50LdFpbR46

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				Severe Weather Watch issued for WRAPA, WGTN, MARLB, BULR, WSTLD, FIORD, CHCH, CANTP, CANTH, NTAGO, CTAGO, SLAKE... https://t.co/50LdFpbR46
Severe Weather Info @MetServiceWARN MetService retweeted: Severe Weather Watch issued for WRAPA, WGTN, MARLB, BULR, WSTLD, FIORD, CHCH, CANTP, CANTH, NTAGO, CTAGO, SLAKE... https://t.co/50LdFpbR46 Ori...
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Heavy Rain and Strong Wind Warnings and Watches have been issued by the Severe Weather Meteorologist this morning. Already in the 12 hours leading up to 11am today, Milford Sound recorded 124mm of rain. Go to bit.ly/AllWarnings for all the warning details and stay safe. ^AB https://t.co/VIEM2kuV03

Heavy Rain and Strong Wind Warnings and Watches have been issued by the Severe Weather Meteorologist this morning.  Already in the 12 hours leading up to 11am today, Milford Sound recorded 124mm of rain. Go to bit.ly/AllWarnings for all the warning details and stay safe. ^AB https://t.co/VIEM2kuV03
MetService @MetService Heavy Rain and Strong Wind Warnings and Watches have been issued by the Severe Weather Meteorologist this morning. Already in the 12 hours leading up to 11am today, Milford Soun...
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MAR
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The recipe for prolific rainfall in the western South Island: Atmospheric river extending from Australian cyclones. Extra energy from the Tasman Sea marine heatwave. Strong low pressure system siphoning moisture toward NZ.

The recipe for prolific rainfall in the western South Island:

 Atmospheric river extending from Australian cyclones.
 Extra energy from the Tasman Sea marine heatwave.
 Strong low pressure system siphoning moisture toward NZ.
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather The recipe for prolific rainfall in the western South Island: 🌀 Atmospheric river extending from Australian cyclones. 🌊 Extra energy from the Tasman Sea marine heatwave. 🇱 St...
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MAR
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The bright colours surging across the Tasman Sea mark an atmospheric river that is forecast to deliver over 500 mm of rain to parts of the Southern Alps over the next 48 hours https://t.co/DaFcJLVEUq

The bright colours surging across the Tasman Sea mark an atmospheric river that is forecast to deliver over 500 mm of rain to parts of the Southern Alps over the next 48 hours  https://t.co/DaFcJLVEUq
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather The bright colours surging across the Tasman Sea mark an atmospheric river that is forecast to deliver over 500 mm of rain to parts of the Southern Alps over the next 48 hour...
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MAR
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Warm northerly winds cover the country today, ahead of a front approaching from the Tasman Sea. Maximum temperatures are especially warm about eastern areas. For all your weather needs go to bit.ly/metservicenz ^AB

Warm northerly winds cover the country today, ahead of a front approaching from the Tasman Sea. Maximum temperatures are especially warm about eastern areas. For all your weather needs go to bit.ly/metservicenz ^AB
MetService @MetService Warm northerly winds cover the country today, ahead of a front approaching from the Tasman Sea. Maximum temperatures are especially warm about eastern areas. For all your weathe...
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MAR
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NIWA Weather retweeted: A good summary of some initial impressions after the End of Summer Snowline 2019 mission...A languishing Southern Alps cryosphere under a changing climate is but one transformation we are observing in the alpine landscape - thanks @Jamienzherald @niwa_nz https://t.co/4JpXJvfGoG

NIWA Weather retweeted:
			
			 
				A good summary of some initial impressions after the End of Summer Snowline 2019 mission...A languishing Southern Alps cryosphere under a changing climate is but one transformation we are observing in the alpine landscape - thanks @Jamienzherald @niwa_nz  
https://t.co/4JpXJvfGoG
Drew Lorrey @DLorrey NIWA Weather retweeted: A good summary of some initial impressions after the End of Summer Snowline 2019 mission...A languishing Southern Alps cryosphere under a changing climate ...
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MAR
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An updated look at a 48 hour rain forecast (7 am Tue) from our high resolution model. Amounts of 300-500 mm are forecast, particularly about higher elevations. Likely impacts: ️significant flooding ️slips ️washed out roads More to come after 7 am Tue. ~Chris https://t.co/c7UcSobhaA

An updated look at a 48 hour rain forecast (7 am Tue) from our high resolution model.  Amounts of 300-500 mm are forecast, particularly about higher elevations.

Likely impacts:
️significant flooding
️slips
️washed out roads

More to come after 7 am Tue.

~Chris https://t.co/c7UcSobhaA
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather An updated look at a 48 hour rain forecast (7 am Tue) from our high resolution model. Amounts of 300-500 mm are forecast, particularly about higher elevations. Likely impacts...
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MAR
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This shows expected rainfall through Monday, and already amounts will be >150 mm in the Alps. By Wed, amounts >500 mm are possible in the Alps, and 200-300 mm possible in low elevations of the West Coast. * Flooding is likely * High winds & saturated ground may bring down trees. https://t.co/dMfXA7vPll

This shows expected rainfall through Monday, and already amounts will be >150 mm in the Alps. By Wed, amounts >500 mm are possible in the Alps, and 200-300 mm possible in low elevations of the West Coast.

* Flooding is likely
* High winds & saturated ground may bring down trees. https://t.co/dMfXA7vPll
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather This shows expected rainfall through Monday, and already amounts will be >150 mm in the Alps. By Wed, amounts >500 mm are possible in the Alps, and 200-300 mm possible in low...
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NIWA Weather retweeted: Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution. This shows part of upcoming South Island rain event from 1 pm Sun -1 pm Tue. Likely impacts: ️Flooding ️Slips ️Especially middle/lower parts ~Chris https://t.co/2ZaHjNAxSM

NIWA Weather retweeted:
			
			 
				Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution.

This shows part of upcoming South Island rain event from 1 pm Sun -1 pm Tue. 

Likely impacts:
️Flooding 
️Slips
️Especially middle/lower parts

~Chris https://t.co/2ZaHjNAxSM
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather NIWA Weather retweeted: Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution. This shows part of upcomin...
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Some scattered falls over lower South Island, but heavier and more persistent falls hitting Stewart Island. metservice.com/rural/southland for details of the weather ahead. ^RK https://t.co/yZ5fHSX25k

Some scattered falls over lower South Island, but heavier and more persistent falls hitting Stewart Island. metservice.com/rural/southland for details of the weather ahead. ^RK https://t.co/yZ5fHSX25k
MetService @MetService Some scattered falls over lower South Island, but heavier and more persistent falls hitting Stewart Island. metservice.com/rural/southland for details of the weather ahead. ^RK ...
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MAR
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Severe Weather Watches are now in place as NW gales across the South Island from late Monday may rise to severe gales. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK

Severe Weather Watches are now in place as NW gales across the South Island from late Monday may rise to severe gales. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK
MetService @MetService Severe Weather Watches are now in place as NW gales across the South Island from late Monday may rise to severe gales. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK Original lin...
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MAR
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Severe Weather Warnings are now in place as NW winds bring heavy rain to parts of the South Island over the next few days. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK

Severe Weather Warnings are now in place as NW winds bring heavy rain to parts of the South Island over the next few days. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK
MetService @MetService Severe Weather Warnings are now in place as NW winds bring heavy rain to parts of the South Island over the next few days. Details at metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK Original...
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MAR
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Shower moving onto Tauranga, weakening though. Could see one or two more today: metservice.com/towns-cities/t… ^RK https://t.co/gkKmpERtis

Shower moving onto Tauranga, weakening though. Could see one or two more today: metservice.com/towns-cities/t… ^RK https://t.co/gkKmpERtis
MetService @MetService Shower moving onto Tauranga, weakening though. Could see one or two more today: metservice.com/towns-cities/t… ^RK https://t.co/gkKmpERtis Original link Original author: MetServ...
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MAR
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A shower is triggering of Motutapu Island at the moment, likely dropping a few spots of light rain onto central Auckland and parts of the North Shore. Mainly fine with the odd shower is the story of the day again for our biggest city metservice.com/towns-cities/a… ^RK https://t.co/d3WTGLLpzg

A shower is triggering of Motutapu Island at the moment, likely dropping a few spots of light rain onto central Auckland and parts of the North Shore. Mainly fine with the odd shower is the story of the day again for our biggest city metservice.com/towns-cities/a… ^RK https://t.co/d3WTGLLpzg
MetService @MetService A shower is triggering of Motutapu Island at the moment, likely dropping a few spots of light rain onto central Auckland and parts of the North Shore. Mainly fine with the odd s...
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MAR
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Good morning Invercargill...

Good morning Invercargill...
MetService @MetService Good morning Invercargill... Original link Original author: MetService
MAR
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Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution. This shows part of upcoming South Island rain event from 1 pm Sun -1 pm Tue. Likely impacts: ️Flooding ️Slips ️Especially middle/lower parts ~Chris https://t.co/2ZaHjNAxSM

Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution.

This shows part of upcoming South Island rain event from 1 pm Sun -1 pm Tue. 

Likely impacts:
️Flooding 
️Slips
️Especially middle/lower parts

~Chris https://t.co/2ZaHjNAxSM
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Here's sneak peek at our soon-to-be operationalised Limited Area Model which will be going from 12 km to 4.5 km resolution. This shows part of upcoming South Island rain even...
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MAR
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A significant amount of rain is expected in Fiordland over the next 2-3 days. The Watch for the area has been upgraded to a Warning. Further Watches and Warnings are likely to be issued for this event tomorrow. ^AG twitter.com/MetServiceWARN… Quoted tweet from @MetServiceWARN: Heavy Rain Warning issued for FIORD zpr.io/gAGCt

A significant amount of rain is expected in Fiordland over the next 2-3 days. The Watch for the area has been upgraded to a Warning. Further Watches and Warnings are likely to be issued for this event tomorrow. ^AG twitter.com/MetServiceWARN…
			 
				 
					Quoted tweet from @MetServiceWARN:
				
				 
					Heavy Rain Warning issued for FIORD zpr.io/gAGCt
MetService @MetService A significant amount of rain is expected in Fiordland over the next 2-3 days. The Watch for the area has been upgraded to a Warning. Further Watches and Warnings are likely to b...
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MAR
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@bradphippsnz Tricky tonight. Cloud is likely to be hugging east of Otago/Southland. Cloud is also likely to develop about some inland areas, especially Southland, but also parts of Otago. Models suggest clearest conditions between Mossburn and Manapouri and north of Cromwell/Alexandra. ^AG

@bradphippsnz Tricky tonight. Cloud is likely to be hugging east of Otago/Southland. Cloud is also likely to develop about some inland areas, especially Southland, but also parts of Otago. Models suggest clearest conditions between Mossburn and Manapouri and north of Cromwell/Alexandra. ^AG
MetService @MetService @bradphippsnz Tricky tonight. Cloud is likely to be hugging east of Otago/Southland. Cloud is also likely to develop about some inland areas, especially Southland, but also part...
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MAR
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Kia ora NZ, here are your maximum temperatures today. Cool again, along the eastern S.I. in coastal cloud and onshore breezes. Sunshine inland helping Hanmer Springs hit 27. ^PN

Kia ora NZ, here are your maximum temperatures today. Cool again, along the eastern S.I. in coastal cloud and onshore breezes. Sunshine inland helping Hanmer Springs hit 27. ^PN
MetService @MetService Kia ora NZ, here are your maximum temperatures today. Cool again, along the eastern S.I. in coastal cloud and onshore breezes. Sunshine inland helping Hanmer Springs hit 27. ^PN...
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MAR
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As the moisture form the stratus clouds lift and gets pushed together by wind convergences, we see the showers developing in our radar from a couple of tweets ago. ^RK https://t.co/AUj5QDfVMh

As the moisture form the stratus clouds lift and gets pushed together by wind convergences, we see the showers developing in our radar from a couple of tweets ago. ^RK https://t.co/AUj5QDfVMh
MetService @MetService As the moisture form the stratus clouds lift and gets pushed together by wind convergences, we see the showers developing in our radar from a couple of tweets ago. ^RK https://t...
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MAR
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Much the stratus cloud over the South Island is burning off, leaving a lovely sunny day! MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/5jy1cTb8vK

Much the stratus cloud over the South Island is burning off, leaving a lovely sunny day! MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/5jy1cTb8vK
MetService @MetService Much the stratus cloud over the South Island is burning off, leaving a lovely sunny day! MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/5jy1cTb8vK Original link Original author: MetService
MAR
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An atmospheric river of moisture will impact the West Coast early next week, with rainfall totals nearing 400 mm in the Southern Alps. This will lead to flooding concerns for the West Coast. This moisture is being siphoned off TC Trevor, which is decaying in interior Australia. https://t.co/1lTuFqFMX2

An atmospheric river of moisture will impact the West Coast early next week, with rainfall totals nearing 400 mm in the Southern Alps. This will lead to flooding concerns for the West Coast.

This moisture is being siphoned off TC Trevor, which is decaying in interior Australia. https://t.co/1lTuFqFMX2
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather An atmospheric river of moisture will impact the West Coast early next week, with rainfall totals nearing 400 mm in the Southern Alps. This will lead to flooding concerns for...
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Isolated showers popping up over the upper North Island now, keep track with our radar at bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^RK https://t.co/Xib2dCmEn5

Isolated showers popping up over the upper North Island now, keep track with our radar at bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^RK https://t.co/Xib2dCmEn5
MetService @MetService Isolated showers popping up over the upper North Island now, keep track with our radar at bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^RK https://t.co/Xib2dCmEn5 Original link Original author: MetServic...
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MAR
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The ridge of high pressure that has been lingering for the last week is on it's way out, and a front is coming. There will be heavy rain and strong winds for some. Check out the Severe Weather Outlook for likely worst affected areas. metservice.com/warnings/sever… ^RK https://t.co/QWHdhaALgf

The ridge of high pressure that has been lingering for the last week is on it's way out, and a front is coming. There will be heavy rain and strong winds for some. Check out the Severe Weather Outlook for likely worst affected areas. metservice.com/warnings/sever…  ^RK https://t.co/QWHdhaALgf
MetService @MetService The ridge of high pressure that has been lingering for the last week is on it's way out, and a front is coming. There will be heavy rain and strong winds for some. Check out the...
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Today is WMO World Meteorological Day. Head to public.wmo.int/en/resources/w… to find out more about this years theme of 'The Sun, the Earth and the Weather' ^RK

Today is WMO World Meteorological Day. Head to public.wmo.int/en/resources/w… to find out more about this years theme of 'The Sun, the Earth and the Weather' ^RK
MetService @MetService Today is WMO World Meteorological Day. Head to public.wmo.int/en/resources/w… to find out more about this years theme of 'The Sun, the Earth and the Weather' ^RK Original link O...
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MAR
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An active trough is bringing a few showers to Bay of Plenty/Eastern Coromandel today. Isolated showers could also affect other inland parts north of Ruapehu bthis afternoon or evening. MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/sFNhv4asgJ

An active trough is bringing a few showers to Bay of Plenty/Eastern Coromandel today. Isolated showers could also affect other inland parts north of Ruapehu bthis afternoon or evening. MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/sFNhv4asgJ
MetService @MetService An active trough is bringing a few showers to Bay of Plenty/Eastern Coromandel today. Isolated showers could also affect other inland parts north of Ruapehu bthis afternoon or e...
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MAR
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And so it begins: A moist NW flow to affect Fiordland from Sunday afternoon ahead of an active front, bringing periods of heavy rain. ^RK twitter.com/MetServiceWARN… Quoted tweet from @MetServiceWARN: Severe Weather Watch issued for FIORD zpr.io/gARXb

And so it begins: A moist NW flow to affect Fiordland from Sunday afternoon ahead of an active front, bringing periods of heavy rain. ^RK twitter.com/MetServiceWARN…
			 
				 
					Quoted tweet from @MetServiceWARN:
				
				 
					Severe Weather Watch issued for FIORD zpr.io/gARXb
MetService @MetService And so it begins: A moist NW flow to affect Fiordland from Sunday afternoon ahead of an active front, bringing periods of heavy rain. ^RK twitter.com/MetServiceWARN… Quoted twee...
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MetService retweeted: "When I started as a meteorologist the forecast room was predominantly male, and often it was just ‘me and the boys’." -- Leigh Matheson at @MetService and @VicUniWgtn has shared her #WomeninSTEM journey with us for #WorldMetDay: https://t.co/mz6rE6wQbU️️❄️️ #weather

MetService retweeted:
			
			 
				"When I started as a meteorologist the forecast room was predominantly male, and often it was just ‘me and the boys’." -- Leigh Matheson at @MetService and @VicUniWgtn has shared her #WomeninSTEM journey with us for #WorldMetDay: https://t.co/mz6rE6wQbU️️❄️️ #weather
Curious Minds - He Hihiri i te Mahara @curiousmindsnz MetService retweeted: "When I started as a meteorologist the forecast room was predominantly male, and often it was just ‘me and the boys’." -- Le...
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MAR
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Latest observations form Auckland Airport show the fog is beginning to break up, and is forecast to clear in the next hour, maybe two. Hamilton should take a little longer. ^RK

Latest observations form Auckland Airport show the fog is beginning to break up, and is forecast to clear in the next hour, maybe two. Hamilton should take a little longer. ^RK
MetService @MetService Latest observations form Auckland Airport show the fog is beginning to break up, and is forecast to clear in the next hour, maybe two. Hamilton should take a little longer. ^RK ...
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MAR
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Low cloud or fog is the current story for much of the S Island right now, although it is gradually clearing, with a fine afternoon expected for most. head to MetService.com to zoom into the forecast for your location. ^RK

Low cloud or fog is the current story for much of the S Island right now, although it is gradually clearing, with a fine afternoon expected for most. head to MetService.com to zoom into the forecast for your location. ^RK
MetService @MetService Low cloud or fog is the current story for much of the S Island right now, although it is gradually clearing, with a fine afternoon expected for most. head to MetService.com to z...
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MAR
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Happy World Meteorological Day from the NIWA Forecasting Services team! ️ ️ Have you ever wondered what exactly a meteorologist is and does? Wonder no more... https://t.co/7aVlrbGlWd

Happy World Meteorological Day from the NIWA Forecasting Services team! ️  ️

Have you ever wondered what exactly a meteorologist is and does?

Wonder no more...  https://t.co/7aVlrbGlWd
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Happy World Meteorological Day from the NIWA Forecasting Services team! ☀️ 🌏 🌧️ Have you ever wondered what exactly a meteorologist is and does? Wonder no more... 🤓 https://t...
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MAR
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@mewindy Yeah, Looks like you were pretty unlucky! We had 'isolated showers' in the forecast. Similar story again today, with the fine weather only spoiled by possible shower or two from afternoon: metservice.com/towns-cities/a… ^RK https://t.co/Vjz6UmCFua

@mewindy Yeah, Looks like you were pretty unlucky! We had 'isolated showers' in the forecast. Similar story again today, with the fine weather only spoiled by possible shower or two from afternoon: metservice.com/towns-cities/a… ^RK https://t.co/Vjz6UmCFua
MetService @MetService @mewindy Yeah, Looks like you were pretty unlucky! We had 'isolated showers' in the forecast. Similar story again today, with the fine weather only spoiled by possible shower or...
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MAR
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Fog or low stratus over much of North Island inluding central and southern Auckland. The Sun is now working hard to burn it off over the next hour or two. We have traffic cams at MetService.com to help you plan your journey. ^RK

Fog or low stratus over much of North Island inluding central and southern Auckland. The Sun is now working hard to burn it off over the next hour or two. We have traffic cams at MetService.com to help you plan your journey. ^RK
MetService @MetService Fog or low stratus over much of North Island inluding central and southern Auckland. The Sun is now working hard to burn it off over the next hour or two. We have traffic cams a...
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Fog in Auckland will be around for a couple of hours, likely affecting travel plans, so drive safe. Also potential delays for flights, mainly domestic, in/out of Auckland. There's fog in Hamilton, too, but that is more like a ritual than news. metservice.com/national/traff… ^RK

Fog in Auckland will be around for a couple of hours, likely affecting travel plans, so drive safe. Also potential delays for flights, mainly domestic, in/out of Auckland. There's fog in Hamilton, too, but that is more like a ritual than news. metservice.com/national/traff… ^RK
MetService @MetService Fog in Auckland will be around for a couple of hours, likely affecting travel plans, so drive safe. Also potential delays for flights, mainly domestic, in/out of Auckland. There...
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Paeroa, Thames and Hamilton reached 27°C today. Timaru got 18°C due to being cloudy.

Paeroa, Thames and Hamilton reached 27°C today. Timaru got 18°C due to being cloudy.
MetService @MetService Paeroa, Thames and Hamilton reached 27°C today. Timaru got 18°C due to being cloudy. Original link Original author: MetService
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An impressive satellite depiction near Australia on Friday as severe Tropical #CycloneVeronica (left) and severe Tropical #CycloneTrevor (right) swirl just offshore. Tropical moisture will streak toward New Zealand on Tuesday. https://t.co/Xw9oL0krvN

An impressive satellite depiction near Australia on Friday as severe Tropical #CycloneVeronica (left) and severe Tropical #CycloneTrevor (right) swirl just offshore.

Tropical moisture will streak toward New Zealand on Tuesday. https://t.co/Xw9oL0krvN
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather An impressive satellite depiction near Australia on Friday as severe Tropical #CycloneVeronica (left) and severe Tropical #CycloneTrevor (right) swirl just offshore. Tropical...
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Much of NZ will once again be blanketed with low cloud tonight, keeping the warmth of the day trapped at the surface. MetService.com for more details. ^RK

Much of NZ will once again be blanketed with low cloud tonight, keeping the warmth of the day trapped at the surface. MetService.com for more details. ^RK
MetService @MetService Much of NZ will once again be blanketed with low cloud tonight, keeping the warmth of the day trapped at the surface. MetService.com for more details. ^RK Original link Original...
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MAR
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Hard to believe this image has two different days! MetService 'BBQ index' for 5pm this evening and Saturday evening is looking pretty good for late March, with light winds, warm air and only spoiled by possible showers in the NE. Head to bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^RK

Hard to believe this image has  two different days! MetService 'BBQ index' for 5pm this evening and Saturday evening is looking pretty good for late March, with light winds, warm air and only spoiled by possible showers in the NE. Head to bit.ly/NZRainRadar ^RK
MetService @MetService Hard to believe this image has two different days! MetService 'BBQ index' for 5pm this evening and Saturday evening is looking pretty good for late March, with light winds, warm...
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There are some isolated shower currently affecting Waikato and the Coromandel Peninsula. Head to bit.ly/NZRainRadar to track them on the radar ^RK https://t.co/wsduhYm0pK

There are some isolated shower currently affecting Waikato and the Coromandel Peninsula. Head to bit.ly/NZRainRadar to track them on the radar ^RK https://t.co/wsduhYm0pK
MetService @MetService There are some isolated shower currently affecting Waikato and the Coromandel Peninsula. Head to bit.ly/NZRainRadar to track them on the radar ^RK https://t.co/wsduhYm0pK Origin...
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How is rainfall looking over the next few weeks? ️ | ️ An atmospheric river will affect the South Island next week. For the North Island, rainfall will generally be below normal or near normal during the coming weeks.

How is rainfall looking over the next few weeks? ️ | ️

An atmospheric river will affect the South Island next week. For the North Island, rainfall will generally be below normal or near normal during the coming weeks.
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather How is rainfall looking over the next few weeks? 🌧️ | 🏜️ An atmospheric river will affect the South Island next week. For the North Island, rainfall will generally be below n...
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This afternoons maximum temperatures looking pretty even across the country. Equal lowest is Oamaru with 21°C, but head inland and Alexandra is looking to grab top spot with 27°C! Head to MetService.com for your local forecast ^RK

This afternoons maximum temperatures looking pretty even across the country.  Equal lowest is Oamaru with 21°C, but head inland and Alexandra is looking to grab top spot with 27°C! Head to MetService.com for your local forecast ^RK
MetService @MetService This afternoons maximum temperatures looking pretty even across the country. Equal lowest is Oamaru with 21°C, but head inland and Alexandra is looking to grab top spot with 27°...
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Low status or fog for most this morning, and likely it will all be back again tonight. Largely fine otherwise, apart form isolated showers inland this afternoon. Check out MetService.com to see of you might be affected. ^RK https://t.co/BdIBNGZd4O

Low status or fog for most this morning, and likely it will all be back again tonight. Largely fine otherwise, apart form isolated showers inland this afternoon. Check out MetService.com to see of you might be affected. ^RK https://t.co/BdIBNGZd4O
MetService @MetService Low status or fog for most this morning, and likely it will all be back again tonight. Largely fine otherwise, apart form isolated showers inland this afternoon. Check out MetSe...
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Plenty of low cloud or fog this morning. Active trough bringing showers to eastern Coromandel at the mo, with fine spells and isolated showers being the story of the day. Fog or stratus back to the same areas tonight. Check your local forecast at MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/BmNjDOS9Ew

Plenty of low cloud or fog this morning. Active trough bringing showers to eastern Coromandel at the mo, with fine spells and isolated showers being the story of the day. Fog or stratus back to the same areas tonight. Check your local forecast at MetService.com ^RK https://t.co/BmNjDOS9Ew
MetService @MetService Plenty of low cloud or fog this morning. Active trough bringing showers to eastern Coromandel at the mo, with fine spells and isolated showers being the story of the day. Fog or...
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Not much variation in minimum temps across NZ this morning, with N Island topping both lists: Warmest town Tauranga with 19°C, and coldest of the main centres Paraparaumu, down to 10°C. Head to MetService.com for more details! ^RK

Not much variation in minimum temps across NZ this morning, with N Island topping both lists: Warmest town Tauranga with 19°C, and coldest of the main centres Paraparaumu, down to 10°C. Head to MetService.com for more details! ^RK
MetService @MetService Not much variation in minimum temps across NZ this morning, with N Island topping both lists: Warmest town Tauranga with 19°C, and coldest of the main centres Paraparaumu, down ...
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Nothing significant in the short-term. There is a chance for a passing band of rain in the Wednesday-Thursday time frame next week, but overall looks like below normal rainfall into early April. Quoted tweet from @farmerjoburton: @NiwaWeather Any sign of rain for Waikato farmers

Nothing significant in the short-term.

There is a chance for a passing band of rain in the Wednesday-Thursday time frame next week, but overall looks like below normal rainfall into early April.


			 
				 
					Quoted tweet from @farmerjoburton:
				
				 
					@NiwaWeather Any sign of rain for Waikato farmers
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Nothing significant in the short-term. There is a chance for a passing band of rain in the Wednesday-Thursday time frame next week, but overall looks like below normal rainfa...
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@davne You may (mostly) get your wish! Enjoy. -BN

@davne You may (mostly) get your wish! Enjoy. -BN
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather @davne You may (mostly) get your wish! Enjoy. -BN Original link Original author: NIWA Weather
MAR
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@five15design We're not too sure whether the recorded temperature is correct and are having a look into it. ^AJ

@five15design We're not too sure whether the recorded temperature is correct and are having a look into it. ^AJ
MetService @MetService @five15design We're not too sure whether the recorded temperature is correct and are having a look into it. ^AJ Original link Original author: MetService
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Kawerau climbed to 28°C today. However, Twizel, not shown, came in with 31°C. 19 for Kaikoura. ^JR

Kawerau climbed to 28°C today. However, Twizel, not shown, came in with 31°C.  19 for Kaikoura. ^JR
MetService @MetService Kawerau climbed to 28°C today. However, Twizel, not shown, came in with 31°C. 19 for Kaikoura. ^JR Original link Original author: MetService
MAR
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The autumnal equinox may have passed, but Mother Nature has other plans! Very warm temperatures for the time of year are expected through early next week ️ ️ ️ https://t.co/QDq5TTq8xP

The autumnal equinox may have passed, but Mother Nature has other plans!

Very warm temperatures for the time of year are expected through early next week ️ ️ ️ https://t.co/QDq5TTq8xP
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather The autumnal equinox may have passed, but Mother Nature has other plans! Very warm temperatures for the time of year are expected through early next week 🌡️ 🌡️ 🌡️ https://t.c...
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Overnight minimums for New Zealand. Many areas will start cloudy tomorrow and fog is expected in places but that quickly dissipates. See what is install for you tomorrow at bit.ly/metservicenz. GK

Overnight minimums for New Zealand. Many areas will start cloudy tomorrow and fog is expected in places but that quickly dissipates. See what is install for you tomorrow at bit.ly/metservicenz. GK
MetService @MetService Overnight minimums for New Zealand. Many areas will start cloudy tomorrow and fog is expected in places but that quickly dissipates. See what is install for you tomorrow at bit....
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Hey Auckland, looking superb out there! Enjoy the settled marine forecast for this weekend, but please note that King Tides are in play Friday through Sunday. Get your latest marine forecast at metservice.com/marine-surf/re… ^GG @CoastguardNorth

Hey Auckland, looking superb out there! Enjoy the settled marine forecast for this weekend, but please note that King Tides are in play Friday through Sunday. Get your latest marine forecast at metservice.com/marine-surf/re… ^GG @CoastguardNorth
MetService @MetService Hey Auckland, looking superb out there! Enjoy the settled marine forecast for this weekend, but please note that King Tides are in play Friday through Sunday. Get your latest ma...
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True Colour satellite image. Cloud packing up against the ranges about the east coast of the North Island due to an easterly flow. Low cloud trapped in valleys about the South Island. What lies ahead for you bit.ly/metservicenz. GK

True Colour satellite image. Cloud packing up against the ranges about the east coast of the North Island due to an easterly flow. Low cloud trapped in valleys about the South Island. What lies ahead for you bit.ly/metservicenz. GK
MetService @MetService True Colour satellite image. Cloud packing up against the ranges about the east coast of the North Island due to an easterly flow. Low cloud trapped in valleys about the South I...
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Happy autumnal equinox, New Zealand! We just passed 21 March 10:58 am, which means it is now astronomical autumn. On this day, daytime and nighttime are of approximately equal duration all over Earth. https://t.co/n4yWIrz76G

Happy autumnal equinox, New Zealand! 

We just passed 21 March 10:58 am, which means it is now astronomical autumn.

On this day, daytime and nighttime are of approximately equal duration all over Earth. https://t.co/n4yWIrz76G
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Happy autumnal equinox, New Zealand! 🍂 We just passed 21 March 10:58 am, which means it is now astronomical autumn. On this day, daytime and nighttime are of approximately eq...
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MetService retweeted: @MetService Wellington clear yesterday afternoon then interesting low clouds over the Sounds coming into Picton

MetService retweeted:
			
			 
				@MetService Wellington clear yesterday afternoon then interesting low clouds over the Sounds coming into Picton
Doug @spacechicken MetService retweeted: @MetService Wellington clear yesterday afternoon then interesting low clouds over the Sounds coming into Picton Original link Original author: MetService
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A warm and muggy day for most today. How long will it last? bit.ly/metservicenz. GK

A warm and muggy day for most today. How long will it last? bit.ly/metservicenz. GK
MetService @MetService A warm and muggy day for most today. How long will it last? bit.ly/metservicenz . GK Original link Original author: MetService
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Sunrise in a few spots across New Zealand. A ridge continues to dominate with settle weather expected for the next few days. To find out more go to bit.ly/metservicenz. GK

Sunrise in a few spots across New Zealand.  A ridge continues to dominate with settle weather expected for the next few days. To find out more go to bit.ly/metservicenz. GK
MetService @MetService Sunrise in a few spots across New Zealand. A ridge continues to dominate with settle weather expected for the next few days. To find out more go to bit.ly/metservicenz . GK Orig...
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NIWA Weather retweeted: Third leg of End of Summer Snowline flight with @niwa_nz and @VicUniWgtn scientists underway - 28 glaciers captured yesterday under great flying conditions. excellent long-range forecast by @NiwaWeather meteorologist @BenNollWeather Brewster Glacier shown below! @AMacGlac #EOSS

NIWA Weather retweeted:
			
			 
				Third leg of End of Summer Snowline flight with @niwa_nz and @VicUniWgtn scientists underway - 28 glaciers captured yesterday under great flying conditions. excellent long-range forecast by @NiwaWeather meteorologist @BenNollWeather Brewster Glacier shown below! @AMacGlac #EOSS
Drew Lorrey @DLorrey NIWA Weather retweeted: Third leg of End of Summer Snowline flight with @niwa_nz and @VicUniWgtn scientists underway - 28 glaciers captured yesterday under great flying conditions...
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It's fog season! ️ ️ ️ Here's the eerie view from Central Otago... https://t.co/BUX5PdBe4v

It's fog season! ️ ️ ️

Here's the eerie view from Central Otago... https://t.co/BUX5PdBe4v
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather It's fog season! 🌫️ 🌫️ 🌫️ Here's the eerie view from Central Otago... https://t.co/BUX5PdBe4v Original link Original author: NIWA Weather
MAR
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The Mt Cook fly-by on the Summer Snowline 2019 flight!

The Mt Cook fly-by on the Summer Snowline 2019 flight!
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather The Mt Cook fly-by on the Summer Snowline 2019 flight! Original link Original author: NIWA Weather
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This moisture animation shows a potential #AtmosphericRiver extending toward New Zealand next week https://t.co/IG9ITSj7on

This moisture animation shows a potential #AtmosphericRiver extending toward New Zealand next week    https://t.co/IG9ITSj7on
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather This moisture animation shows a potential #AtmosphericRiver extending toward New Zealand next week 💧 💧 💧 https://t.co/IG9ITSj7on Original link Original author: NIWA Weather
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Its been a cloudy couple of days in the city of sails with increased (cloud producing) moisture in the lower troposphere refusing to budge under light winds. However, Thursday is set to bring more sun as the ridge of high pressure tightens it's grip bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^AC

Its been a cloudy couple of days in the city of sails with increased (cloud producing) moisture in the lower troposphere refusing to budge under light winds. However, Thursday is set to bring more sun as the ridge of high pressure tightens it's grip  bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^AC
MetService @MetService Its been a cloudy couple of days in the city of sails with increased (cloud producing) moisture in the lower troposphere refusing to budge under light winds. However, Thursday i...
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Climate Scientist @DLorrey reporting live from the Summer Snowline 2019 flight to survey index glaciers that help us track climate change ️ Plenty of low cloud, but high peaks sticking out above the deck ️

Climate Scientist @DLorrey reporting live from the Summer Snowline 2019 flight to survey index glaciers that help us track climate change ️

Plenty of low cloud, but high peaks sticking out above the deck ️
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Climate Scientist @DLorrey reporting live from the Summer Snowline 2019 flight to survey index glaciers that help us track climate change 🛩️ Plenty of low cloud, but high pea...
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NIWA Weather retweeted: End of Summer Snowline 2019 flight is underway! @niwa_nz & @VicUniWgtn scientists heading over the Southern Alps to survey index glaciers that help us track variability and long-term change of the cryosphere - Brian Anderson getting serious accuracy & precision on photo location

NIWA Weather retweeted:
			
			 
				End of Summer Snowline 2019 flight is underway! @niwa_nz & @VicUniWgtn scientists heading over the Southern Alps to survey index glaciers that help us track variability and long-term change of the cryosphere - Brian Anderson getting serious accuracy & precision on photo location
Drew Lorrey @DLorrey NIWA Weather retweeted: End of Summer Snowline 2019 flight is underway! @niwa_nz & @VicUniWgtn scientists heading over the Southern Alps to survey index glaciers that help us trac...
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Apart from some isolated showers over the upper North Island & Southern Alps the dry spell continues over NZ. The southwest of the South Island is most likely to see a reprieve first as we head into next week - for more info see bit.ly/MonthlyOutlook ^AC https://t.co/qlKSYVeYdd

Apart from some isolated showers over the upper North Island & Southern Alps the dry spell continues over NZ. The southwest of the South Island is most likely to see a reprieve first as we head into next week - for more info see bit.ly/MonthlyOutlook ^AC https://t.co/qlKSYVeYdd
MetService @MetService Apart from some isolated showers over the upper North Island & Southern Alps the dry spell continues over NZ. The southwest of the South Island is most likely to see a reprieve ...
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@BabeAtSea @interislander @Wellington_NZ @OrientalBayNZ @PetoneBeach @WeatherWatchNZ Nice shot! The top of that cloud nicely shows the level of the inversion created by this big ridge of high pressure over the country ^AC

@BabeAtSea @interislander @Wellington_NZ @OrientalBayNZ @PetoneBeach @WeatherWatchNZ Nice shot! The top of that cloud nicely shows the level of the inversion created by this big ridge of high pressure over the country  ^AC
MetService @MetService @BabeAtSea @interislander @Wellington_NZ @OrientalBayNZ @PetoneBeach @WeatherWatchNZ Nice shot! The top of that cloud nicely shows the level of the inversion created by this big...
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With the weather situation generally static over the country under a ridge of high pressure top temperatures remain static too! You can check out current temperature and humidity recording around NZ here : bit.ly/YourWeatherMap ^AC

With the weather situation generally static over the country under a ridge of high pressure top temperatures remain static too! You can check out current temperature and humidity recording around NZ here : bit.ly/YourWeatherMap ^AC
MetService @MetService With the weather situation generally static over the country under a ridge of high pressure top temperatures remain static too! You can check out current temperature and humidit...
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Tropical #CycloneTrevor was the 4th severe tropical cyclone in the SW Pacific Ocean this season: 1️⃣ Owen 2️⃣ Oma 3️⃣ Pola 4️⃣ Trevor 3 or 4 severe tropical cyclones were forecast back in October. twitter.com/ICU_NIWA/statu… Quoted tweet from @ICU_NIWA: Severe Tropical #CycloneTrevor made landfall Tuesday evening in Far North Queensland. Trevor is expected to emerge over the Gulf of Carpentaria and re-intensify significantly before making a second landfall in Australia later this week. https://t.co/GDtl3T1nmI

Tropical #CycloneTrevor was the 4th severe tropical cyclone in the SW Pacific Ocean this season:

1️⃣ Owen
2️⃣ Oma
3️⃣ Pola
4️⃣ Trevor

3 or 4 severe tropical cyclones were forecast back in October.

twitter.com/ICU_NIWA/statu…
			 
				 
					Quoted tweet from @ICU_NIWA:
				
				 
					Severe Tropical #CycloneTrevor made landfall Tuesday evening in Far North Queensland.

Trevor is expected to emerge over the Gulf of Carpentaria and re-intensify significantly before making a second landfall in Australia later this week. https://t.co/GDtl3T1nmI
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Tropical #CycloneTrevor was the 4th severe tropical cyclone in the SW Pacific Ocean this season: 1️⃣ Owen 2️⃣ Oma 3️⃣ Pola 4️⃣ Trevor 3 or 4 severe tropical cyclones were for...
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A fine start to the day in Wellington but if you look hard you can still see a little cloud about the hills west of the harbour. The change in cloud from yesterday to today is due to the inversion height over the city. More on the weather in your area metservice.com ^AC

A fine start to the day in Wellington but if you look hard you can still see a little cloud about the hills west of the harbour. The change in cloud from yesterday to today is due to the inversion height over the city. More on the weather in your area metservice.com ^AC
MetService @MetService A fine start to the day in Wellington but if you look hard you can still see a little cloud about the hills west of the harbour. The change in cloud from yesterday to today is d...
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A great shot from the summit of the Crown Range road showing low cloud settled in the valley to the left. Cloud or fog over the Southern Lakes & Canterbury High Country is expected to gradually clear to a fine day with light winds. Those who get to be out there, enjoy it! ^AC

A great shot from the summit of the Crown Range road showing low cloud settled in the valley to the left. Cloud or fog over the Southern Lakes & Canterbury High Country is expected to gradually clear to a fine day with light winds. Those who get to be out there, enjoy it! ^AC
MetService @MetService A great shot from the summit of the Crown Range road showing low cloud settled in the valley to the left. Cloud or fog over the Southern Lakes & Canterbury High Country is expec...
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@mewindy Hi Brian, that is probably a short-term ocean feature. It looks to have been caused by an increase in regional winds. On the whole, ocean temperatures near South America have warmed compared to last month. -BN

@mewindy Hi Brian, that is probably a short-term ocean feature. It looks to have been caused by an increase in regional winds.

On the whole, ocean temperatures near South America have warmed compared to last month. -BN
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather @mewindy Hi Brian, that is probably a short-term ocean feature. It looks to have been caused by an increase in regional winds. On the whole, ocean temperatures near South Ame...
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This animation shows fog inland clearing faster than the low cloud towards the coast due to it being affected by daytime heating of the land faster. You can always check out the visible satellite image over NZ (when the sun is up!) here bit.ly/NZVisible ^AC https://t.co/IL5aB24moA

This animation shows fog inland clearing faster than the low cloud towards the coast due to it being affected by daytime heating of the land faster. You can always check out the visible satellite image over NZ (when the sun is up!) here bit.ly/NZVisible ^AC https://t.co/IL5aB24moA
MetService @MetService This animation shows fog inland clearing faster than the low cloud towards the coast due to it being affected by daytime heating of the land faster. You can always check out the...
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Also if you look closely at the Canterbury region at the start of the animation you can see scraps of mid level cloud casting a shadow on the blanket cloud beneath! ^AC

Also if you look closely at the Canterbury region at the start of the animation you can see scraps of mid level cloud casting a shadow on the blanket cloud beneath! ^AC
MetService @MetService Also if you look closely at the Canterbury region at the start of the animation you can see scraps of mid level cloud casting a shadow on the blanket cloud beneath! ^AC Original...
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Though there is plenty of sun & only isolated showers about NZ it's not been as perfect conditions for drying those sheets as you'd expect. This is due to humid air and light winds affecting many regions. For more on how pick the best washing days see blog.metservice.com/washingweather ^AC

Though there is plenty of sun & only isolated showers about NZ it's not been as perfect conditions for drying those sheets as you'd expect. This is due to humid air and light winds affecting many regions. For more on how pick the best washing days see blog.metservice.com/washingweather ^AC
MetService @MetService Though there is plenty of sun & only isolated showers about NZ it's not been as perfect conditions for drying those sheets as you'd expect. This is due to humid air and light wi...
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This satellite image uses a particular filter which delineates different airmasses via colours. The brownish/olive colours seen over NZ indicate there is drying/warming in the upper tropopshere under the ridge but that moist air is remaining at lower levels. ^AC

This satellite image uses a particular filter which delineates different airmasses via colours. The brownish/olive colours seen over NZ indicate there is drying/warming in the upper tropopshere under the ridge but that moist air is remaining at lower levels. ^AC
MetService @MetService This satellite image uses a particular filter which delineates different airmasses via colours. The brownish/olive colours seen over NZ indicate there is drying/warming in the u...
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'Dirty high' is a colloquial term we meteorologists use for a ridge of high pressure which traps moist air under it, bringing slightly more cloud and showers than is usually expected under higher pressures. Settled but humid conditions persist this week with the 'dirty high' ^AC

'Dirty high' is a colloquial term we meteorologists use for a ridge of high pressure which traps moist air under it, bringing slightly more cloud and showers than is usually expected under higher pressures. Settled but humid conditions persist this week with the 'dirty high' ^AC
MetService @MetService 'Dirty high' is a colloquial term we meteorologists use for a ridge of high pressure which traps moist air under it, bringing slightly more cloud and showers than is usually exp...
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Looking at long-term projections, the trajectory is for sea surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific. #ElNiño is likely to persist through the middle of 2019.

Looking at long-term projections, the trajectory is  for sea surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific.

#ElNiño is likely to persist through the middle of 2019.
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Looking at long-term projections, the trajectory is 🆙 for sea surface temperatures in the equatorial Pacific. #ElNiño is likely to persist through the middle of 2019. Origina...
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Beneath the surface of the ocean in the tropical Pacific, water temperatures are quite unusually warm ️ #ElNiño will likely continue to strengthen over the next few months, influencing New Zealand's weather patterns. https://t.co/5SR6qKXQm1

Beneath the surface of the ocean in the tropical Pacific, water temperatures are quite unusually warm ️ 

#ElNiño will likely continue to strengthen over the next few months, influencing New Zealand's weather patterns. https://t.co/5SR6qKXQm1
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Beneath the surface of the ocean in the tropical Pacific, water temperatures are quite unusually warm 🌡️ 🌊 #ElNiño will likely continue to strengthen over the next few months...
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Some of you may feel like you're having deja vu with the weather remaining fairly static on a nationwide scale the last couple days. Like yesterday, Wellington has started off cloudy but this should clear to another fine day for those who want to get in an Autumn swim ‍️ ^AC

Some of you may feel like you're having deja vu with the weather remaining fairly static on a nationwide scale the last couple days. Like yesterday, Wellington has started off cloudy but this should clear to another fine day for those who want to get in an Autumn swim ‍️ ^AC
MetService @MetService Some of you may feel like you're having deja vu with the weather remaining fairly static on a nationwide scale the last couple days. Like yesterday, Wellington has started off c...
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Remember our worded forecasts are still up on the website/app and up to date. These forecasts should be your first port of call for the weather as our trained meteorologists are assessing a number of models and their accuracy when writing these forecasts. ^AC

Remember our worded forecasts are still up on the website/app and up to date. These forecasts should be your first port of call for the weather as our trained meteorologists are assessing a number of models and their accuracy when writing these forecasts. ^AC
MetService @MetService Remember our worded forecasts are still up on the website/app and up to date. These forecasts should be your first port of call for the weather as our trained meteorologists are...
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Just a heads up to those checking our Towns & Cities forecasts this morning, we are experiencing a slight hold up in model data which is affecting our 2 hourly graphs. Our team is working on it as I type so we expect to have everything back to 100% soon! ^AC

Just a heads up to those checking our Towns & Cities forecasts this morning, we are experiencing a slight hold up in model data which is affecting our 2 hourly graphs. Our team is working on it as I type so we expect to have everything back to 100% soon! ^AC
MetService @MetService Just a heads up to those checking our Towns & Cities forecasts this morning, we are experiencing a slight hold up in model data which is affecting our 2 hourly graphs. Our team ...
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@BogleSarah Oh dear that looks a bit ominous doesn't it! Our models are coming in a little slow this morning so the more detailed 2 hourly data isn't up out to the usual 48 hours. However, we're working on it right now and it should be up soon! ^AC

@BogleSarah Oh dear that looks a bit ominous doesn't it! Our models are coming in a little slow this morning so the more detailed 2 hourly data isn't up out to the usual 48 hours. However, we're working on it right now and it should be up soon! ^AC
MetService @MetService @BogleSarah Oh dear that looks a bit ominous doesn't it! Our models are coming in a little slow this morning so the more detailed 2 hourly data isn't up out to the usual 48 hour...
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The 6 day accumulated rainfall is looking rather barren with a ridge of high pressure looking to hold off any widespread rain through to late Saturday when a front eventually muscles its way onto the lower South Island. For more on the weather ahead, metservice.com ^AC

The 6 day accumulated rainfall is looking rather barren with a ridge of high pressure looking to hold off any widespread rain through to late Saturday when a front eventually muscles its way onto the lower South Island. For more on the weather ahead, metservice.com ^AC
MetService @MetService The 6 day accumulated rainfall is looking rather barren with a ridge of high pressure looking to hold off any widespread rain through to late Saturday when a front eventually mu...
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Here's the maximum temperatures from across Aotearoa for Monday. Palmerston North and Taumarunui are the top towns with 27C. ^GB

Here's the maximum temperatures from across Aotearoa  for Monday. Palmerston North and Taumarunui are the top towns with 27C. ^GB
MetService @MetService Here's the maximum temperatures from across Aotearoa for Monday. Palmerston North and Taumarunui are the top towns with 27C. ^GB Original link Original author: MetService
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A glorious start to the day down south. Wanaka folk woke to a lovely morning. We are forecasting a high around 26C today and 25C for Tuesday and Wednesday. Mild overnight temperatures as well, with 14C the expected minimum through to Thursday. More at metservice.com/towns-cities/w… ^AB https://t.co/FSrte9ggQ6

A glorious start to the day down south. Wanaka folk woke to a lovely morning. We are forecasting a high around 26C today and 25C for Tuesday and Wednesday. Mild overnight temperatures as well, with 14C the expected minimum through to Thursday. More at metservice.com/towns-cities/w… ^AB https://t.co/FSrte9ggQ6
MetService @MetService A glorious start to the day down south. Wanaka folk woke to a lovely morning. We are forecasting a high around 26C today and 25C for Tuesday and Wednesday. Mild overnight temper...
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Tropical #CycloneTrevor has formed between Papua New Guinea and Far North Queensland This is the 8th tropical cyclone to form in the Southwest Pacific region this season. twitter.com/ICU_NIWA/statu… Quoted tweet from @ICU_NIWA: An area of heavy rain between Papua New Guinea and Far North Queensland is expected to develop into Tropical #CycloneTrevor over the next day or two. There is a chance for severe impacts from this storm. https://t.co/vpHhncFxTr

Tropical #CycloneTrevor has formed between Papua New Guinea and Far North Queensland 

This is the 8th tropical cyclone to form in the Southwest Pacific region this season.

twitter.com/ICU_NIWA/statu…
			 
				 
					Quoted tweet from @ICU_NIWA:
				
				 
					An area of heavy rain between Papua New Guinea and Far North Queensland is expected to develop into Tropical #CycloneTrevor over the next day or two.

There is a chance for severe impacts from this storm. https://t.co/vpHhncFxTr
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Tropical #CycloneTrevor has formed between Papua New Guinea and Far North Queensland 🌀 This is the 8th tropical cyclone to form in the Southwest Pacific region this season. t...
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Hey Auckland, humid, isn't it? The frizz factor is right up there! Northern parts of Auckland only dropped to 19C overnight, with southern areas briefly touching 18C. Our forecast now up at bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^GG

Hey Auckland, humid, isn't it? The frizz factor is right up there! Northern parts of Auckland only dropped to 19C overnight, with southern areas briefly touching 18C. Our forecast now up at bit.ly/AucklandWeather ^GG
MetService @MetService Hey Auckland, humid, isn't it? The frizz factor is right up there! Northern parts of Auckland only dropped to 19C overnight, with southern areas briefly touching 18C. Our foreca...
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A cool 12 degree dawn in the Capital. A glassy Wellington Harbour with stratocumulus cloud above. The coldest place in the country his morning was St Arnaud near Nelson Lakes at 6.9C, followed closely by Dunedin airport at 7.7C. For all forecasts see bit.ly/metservicenz ^AB

A cool 12 degree dawn in the Capital. A glassy Wellington Harbour with stratocumulus cloud above. The coldest place in the country his morning was St Arnaud near Nelson Lakes at 6.9C, followed closely by Dunedin airport at 7.7C. For all forecasts see bit.ly/metservicenz ^AB
MetService @MetService A cool 12 degree dawn in the Capital. A glassy Wellington Harbour with stratocumulus cloud above. The coldest place in the country his morning was St Arnaud near Nelson Lakes at...
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After a weekend of fairly tranquil weather, what does the new week hold? NI: spotty showers but mostly dry SI: Dry to start with the risk of ️ for the lower SI increasing later in the week. https://t.co/9AdkmaRaxW

After a weekend of fairly tranquil weather, what does the new week hold?

NI: spotty showers but mostly dry 

SI: Dry to start  with the risk of ️ for the lower SI increasing later in the week. https://t.co/9AdkmaRaxW
NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather 🤔 After a weekend of fairly tranquil weather, what does the new week hold? NI: spotty showers but mostly dry ⛅ SI: Dry to start ⛅ with the risk of 🌧️ for the lower SI increas...
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This animation indicates the expected temperatures around Aotearoa through the afternoon and evening to midnight tonight. Ranging from around 28C in Waikato this afternoon to single digits in Marlborough, Wairarapa and the Volcanic plateau tonight. ^AB https://t.co/w96yUucPuM

This animation indicates the expected temperatures around Aotearoa through the afternoon and evening to midnight tonight. Ranging from around 28C in Waikato this afternoon to single digits in Marlborough, Wairarapa and the Volcanic plateau tonight. ^AB https://t.co/w96yUucPuM
MetService @MetService This animation indicates the expected temperatures around Aotearoa through the afternoon and evening to midnight tonight. Ranging from around 28C in Waikato this afternoon to si...
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Continuing on from our earlier tweet, we can now clearly see how the warming of the land has cleared the low cloud from the South Island lakes and valleys. Autumn sunshine has done its job well, but the low cloud about the Canterbury coast is lagging behind the land areas.^AB https://t.co/pFK3a9NBW1

Continuing on from our earlier tweet, we can now clearly see how the warming of the land has cleared the low cloud from the South Island lakes and valleys. Autumn sunshine has done its job well, but the low cloud about the Canterbury coast is lagging behind the land areas.^AB https://t.co/pFK3a9NBW1
MetService @MetService Continuing on from our earlier tweet, we can now clearly see how the warming of the land has cleared the low cloud from the South Island lakes and valleys. Autumn sunshine has d...
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Light winds, relatively clear skies overnight and high humidities resulted in extensive areas of lake and valley low cloud this morning. Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru Manapouri and Invercargill all reported low base stratus cloud. Fog clearing at Queenstown formed this fogbow.^AB

Light winds, relatively clear skies overnight and high humidities resulted in extensive areas of lake and valley low cloud this morning. Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru Manapouri and Invercargill all reported low base stratus cloud. Fog clearing at Queenstown formed this fogbow.^AB
MetService @MetService Light winds, relatively clear skies overnight and high humidities resulted in extensive areas of lake and valley low cloud this morning. Christchurch, Timaru, Oamaru Manapouri a...
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Thames, Paeroa and Gisborne made it to 29°C today. Twizel, not shown was the highest at 30°C ^JR

Thames, Paeroa and Gisborne made it to 29°C today. Twizel, not shown was the highest at 30°C ^JR
MetService @MetService Thames, Paeroa and Gisborne made it to 29°C today. Twizel, not shown was the highest at 30°C ^JR Original link Original author: MetService
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Here are tomorrow's forecast highs. We expect it will be a little cooler than today in the east of the North Island following the passage of the cold front but remaining warm further north. bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL

Here are tomorrow's forecast highs. We expect it will be a little cooler than today in the east of the North Island following the passage of the cold front but remaining warm further north. bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL
MetService @MetService Here are tomorrow's forecast highs. We expect it will be a little cooler than today in the east of the North Island following the passage of the cold front but remaining warm fu...
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Pukaki in the South Island has the hottest temperature so far today with 28.8°C. 2nd place goes to Paeroa with 28.5°C bit.ly/YourWeatherMap ^PL

Pukaki in the South Island has the hottest temperature so far today with 28.8°C. 2nd place goes to Paeroa with 28.5°C bit.ly/YourWeatherMap ^PL
MetService @MetService Pukaki in the South Island has the hottest temperature so far today with 28.8°C. 2nd place goes to Paeroa with 28.5°C bit.ly/YourWeatherMap ^PL Original link Original author: Me...
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Many parts of New Zealand can expect to have a mostly fine Sunday, but there will be showers in a few regions bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL

Many parts of New Zealand can expect to have a mostly fine Sunday, but there will be showers in a few regions bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL
MetService @MetService Many parts of New Zealand can expect to have a mostly fine Sunday, but there will be showers in a few regions bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL Original link Original author: MetService
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A weak cold front moves up the east coast of the North Island tonight and during Sunday, while a ridge of high pressure builds over New Zealand from the south. However, a weak warm front over Westland drifts slowly southwest over Fiordland on Sunday bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL

A weak cold front moves up the east coast of the North Island tonight and during Sunday, while a ridge of high pressure builds over New Zealand from the south. However, a weak warm front over Westland drifts slowly southwest over Fiordland on Sunday bit.ly/metservicenz ^PL
MetService @MetService A weak cold front moves up the east coast of the North Island tonight and during Sunday, while a ridge of high pressure builds over New Zealand from the south. However, a weak w...
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Our webcam at Masterton Aerodrome has captured this image of virga (the streaks), which is rain that evaporates before it hits the ground bit.ly/WellingtonRadar ^PL

Our webcam at Masterton Aerodrome has captured this image of virga (the streaks), which is rain that evaporates before it hits the ground bit.ly/WellingtonRadar ^PL
MetService @MetService Our webcam at Masterton Aerodrome has captured this image of virga (the streaks), which is rain that evaporates before it hits the ground bit.ly/WellingtonRadar ^PL Original lin...
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