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MetService @MetService As a frontal system approaches the lower South Island the winds have increased to storm force for sea area Puysegur. Stay up to date on the marine forecasts at bit.ly/MarineFore...

MetService @MetService And just like that the sun has done its work and the low cloud has been cleared from the central North Island. To see what’s in store for the rest of the day check out bit.ly/me...

NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Rain 🌧️is coming to the lower west coast of the South Island. Which is something they've been lacking for the first 1/3 of August. ~Chris https://t.co/UHmHseKriC Original lin...

MetService @MetService Clear skies last night helped cool down our overnight temperatures. Inland areas especially over the South Island dipped into the negative but many coastal areas being moderated...

NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather @kmanasan03 @WeatherWatchNZ @PhilipDuncan Looks like some stratus clouds. More specifically, stratus fractus. ~Chris Location: Auckland, New Zealand Original link Original au...

NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather UV forecast for today. Note that elevation has a role in UV intensity. ~Chris Location: Auckland, New Zealand Original link Original author: NIWA Weather

NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather Just a friendly reminder that the UV index is now in the moderate range for the upper North Island. ~Chris Location: Auckland, New Zealand Original link Original author: NIWA...

NIWA Weather @NiwaWeather As we work through August, we're nearing the time of year where the lowest or coldest sea surface temperatures (SST) typically occur. SST's range from 15-17 C off the upper N...

MetService @MetService A decrease in direct & prolonged southerlies over NZ last month is shown by the negative anomaly in meridional (north/south) winds in the 1st graph below. This decrease in polar...