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Wednesday’s Newsfeed: NZ is wedged between a low and a high

A “squash zone” is a mostly straight line of windy, cloudy, and sometimes wet weather between a high pressure zone and a low pressure zone. Generally it’s on one side of the low only, and with low pressure in the Tasma...


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Cloudy. Fairly breezy Easterly winds.

VIDEO: RainWatch – NZ’s 7 Day rain forecast as low pressure lingers

NZ’s broken weather pattern continues for another week with low pressure in the area but high pressure driving in some…

Tuesday Newsfeed: Colder, wetter in the east – drier in the west

The large low might be in the Tasman Sea to our west but the bulk of the wet weather for…

VIDEO: Aussie – Southern rain for SA, WA, VIC, colder NSW

A wintry southerly will drive down temperatures along the southern side of Aussie this week bringing welcome rain into dry…

VIDEO: Low stuck in the NZ area all week & weekend (maybe next week too)

A large low will remain over the Tasman Sea this week before moving back over New Zealand this coming weekend….

Monday Newsfeed: Low pressure lingers all week, maybe into next week too (+9 Maps)

A large low covering much of the Tasman Sea and NZ area will remain for most of the working week…

Live / Real Time NZ Rain Radar

Live / Real time NZ rain radar for 7:13am on Wed 19 June 2024

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