Monday‘s forecast: Southwesterlies dying away

A fine day is being forecast for the Bay of Plenty today. It was a cool start, with 4 degrees recorded around 6.30am. It is expected to get up to about... Read More

Clouds and showers for BOP but snow down south

WeatherWatch is forecasting a partly cloudy day ahead for the Northland, Auckland, Waikato and Bay of Plenty regions. A Heavy Rain Watch for central... Read More

North Island’s highest waterfall kicking it

Wairere Falls, the highest waterfall in New Zealand's North Island, has been kicking it with what one observer calls “a forceful torrent”... Read More

Heavy rain watch for eastern BOP

MetService has updated the heavy rain watch issued for the Bay of Plenty east of Whakatane on the night of Wednesday, July 27.  The updated... Read More

Heavy rain watch for BOP east of Whakatane

Heavy rain is on the cards for the Bay of Plenty tomorrow, July 28, with MetService issuing a heavy rain watch for east of Whakatane.  "An... Read More

Heavy rain watch for parts of the North Island

MetService has issued a severe weather watch, as heavy rain is expected for the Bay of Plenty and parts of central North Island today. A heavy rain... Read More

Rain expected to ease across North Island

Morning rain is expected to ease for the Bay of Plenty, Waikato, Northland and Auckland regions today. WeatherWatch are forecasting gusty northwesterlies... Read More

Multiple slips and flooding across Coromandel

Update, 8.30AM State Highways and council roads are cut in locations across the Coromandel on Tuesday morning, after Monday's heavy rainfall and... Read More

Severe weather warning with heavy rain and gales

MetService has issued a severe weather warning as heavy rain and gales is expected for many parts of New Zealand A front is forecast to move slowly... Read More

Heavy rain forecast for the north

WeatherWatch advise that heavy rain in the north of New Zealand is expected today. "A high lies to our southeast today meanwhile there is a low... Read More

Severe weather warning for northern and central NZ

A front is forecast to move slowly southwards over northern and central New Zealand during Monday and Tuesday, according to MetService. This front is... Read More

Cloud and rain ahead

Expect a northeasterly airflow over the country on Sunday, which will be freshening for the upper North Island, says a WeatherWatch spokesperson. "A... Read More

Single lane to open on SH35, weather permitting

Waka Kotahi NZTA say that the tireless efforts of contractors on the ground at the site of a major collapse on State Highway 35 will see a temporary... Read More

What‘s on - rugby finals, yarnbombing, art

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine day with... Read More

NIWA: 2022 off to a searing start

New Zealand’s weather is proving no exception to the record-breaking extremes occurring around the globe. Analysis undertaken by NIWA meteorologists... Read More