China, mining and the weather

In today’s weather forecast we are expecting a partly cloudy day with a few showers, and northerlies developing in the afternoon.   It’s... Read More

A chance of showers for the Bay of Plenty

Some people's prayers may be answered today, with the possibility of some showers for the region. A ridge hangs over New Zealand today, but WeatherWatch.co.nz... Read More

WBOP Council keeps eye on Cyclone Oma

Western Bay of Plenty District Council is preparing for the potential arrival of Tropical Cyclone Oma over the next few days. Council’s utility... Read More

Cyclone Oma less likely to directly hit NZ

Cyclone is Oma is again a Severe Category 3 tropical storm in the Coral Sea but there is now finally increasing confidence Oma will not directly hit... Read More

Gloria Vanderbilt, Athens and the weather

In today’s weather forecast we are expecting a partly cloudy day with light winds and afternoon sea breezes. Rain is forecast for tomorrow and... Read More

Wintry temperatures this weekend for some

A colder change is expected to arrive for most of New Zealand on Friday. WeatherWatch.co.nz says it may be enhanced further over the weekend depending... Read More

Uncertainty continues about Cyclone Oma’s track

Areas of rain are coming to New Zealand but the jury remains out on whether or not Cyclone Oma will directly impact the country this weekend and early... Read More

Nicholas Copernicus, serfdom and the weather

In today’s weather forecast we are expecting a fine day, apart from some cloud morning and evening. Also light winds but afternoon sea breezes. It’s... Read More

Cyclone Oma’s future track remains uncertain

Cyclone Oma is stumping some computer models with two of the most trusted cyclone forecast models taking oposing views about the future track of the... Read More

Sahara, Huckleberry Finn and the weather

In today’s weather forecast we are expecting a cloudy day at times with sea breezes, and could also get an afternoon shower. It’s a one-clothing... Read More

What’s On: Bubble show and the weather

Good Morning SunLive readers and welcome back to another Sunday. If you are wanting to get things done around the house but haven’t done so yet... Read More

Cyclone Oma expected to strengthen

People are being warned to be prepared for some changeable forecasts over the next 10 days if you live in the North Island of New Zealand, as Cyclone... Read More

Zoos, the maple leaf and the weather

In today’s weather forecast we are expecting morning and evening cloud, otherwise a fine day with light winds and sea breezes. It’s a one-clothing... Read More

Residents urged to continue to mind water use

Following a straight run of 28 days without rain, and what looks like more dry, sunny weeks ahead of us, Tauranga City Council is reminding people to... Read More

Valentine’s Day, Qwerty and the weather

  In today’s weather forecast we are expecting a fine day apart from morning and evening cloud. There’ll also be light winds, with... Read More