Temperatures drop a few times this week

If you've checked your local 10 day forecast you may have noticed the temperatures bounce around this week as we enter peak spring weather. Over... Read More

Test out the new-look Metservice website

The MetService are asking for feedback from the public for their new-look website which was launched in August. The refreshed site can be accessed by... Read More

Wintry snap coming this week

Despite above average temperatures this weekend, another wintry snap is coming this week. WeatherWatch advise that as we head through Sunday even warmer... Read More

Free Kuaotunu to Whitianga shuttle during closure

The Thames-Coromandel District Council report that repairs to SH25 at the Kuaotunu River Bridge are making good progress and a free shuttle between Kuaotunu... Read More

What‘s on - pedals, baseball, choir and art

Kia ora and welcome to Saturday.   Today we are expecting fine spells but with a few showers also, and northwest winds. It’s a one-clothing-layer... Read More

What‘s on - parades, expo, sport

Kia ora and welcome to Saturday.   Today we are expecting a cloudy day with westerlies It’s a three-clothing and one-windproof layer day... Read More

Wintry blasts are normal spring weather

‘So much for spring’ is a comment we get each time a cold blast comes during spring. But it's spring not summer, says WeatherWatch.co.nz.... Read More

Strong wind watch remains in place for BOP

A strong wind watch remain in place for the Bay of Plenty today as gale west to southwest winds across parts of New Zealand. The strong and cold west... Read More

Strong winds forecast to lash BOP

Strong southwest winds are expected to hit the Bay of Plenty tonight. A front is moving across the North Island and a severe weather watch for strong... Read More

Severe weather watch issued for BOP

A period of heavy rain and gales for parts of central New Zealand and the upper North Island is forecast for today. A front, preceded by strong north... Read More

Rain, strong winds and snow in store this week

After a week of settled weather over Aotearoa, we head into the start of this week with a change to more Spring-like conditions. “An active cold... Read More

Heavy rain watch issued for BOP

A heavy rain watch is in place for the Bay of Plenty today. The MetService has issued the watch, saying there is a chance of rain developing this evening. “A... Read More

Southwesterlies coming this week

The MetService report that a front is forecast to move north across the North Island on Tuesday, bringing a period of heavy rain and strong west to northwesterly... Read More

What’s on – beach party, yachts and art

Kia ora and welcome to Sunday   Today we are expecting a fine day with light winds. It’s a two-clothing day with a high of 18 degrees expected... Read More

A little spring chaos ahead across NZ

WeatherWatch is reporting that there will be a cold snap this coming week in the south, with temperatures dropping over 10C, some low level snow appearing,... Read More