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Wintry blast brings snow as temps plunge
Wintry blast brings snow as temps plunge

A drop in temperatures has brought snow to many parts of the country today with motorists warned to take care on icy roads…

video WeatherWatch: (July 06) Sea level snow possible
WeatherWatch: (July 06) Sea level snow possible

A blast of Antarctic air is coming in with snow possible to sea level in some parts of the South Island…

Snow expected this week
Snow expected this week

Parts of New Zealand are in for a dusting of snow as a cold wave of icy winter weather sweeps north.

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WeatherWatch: (July 03) Wellington weather to improve for rugby video WeatherWatch: (July 03) Wellington weather to improve for rugby

This weekend is a fairly mild one compared to the…

WeatherWatch: (July 01) Will Wanganui flood again? video WeatherWatch: (July 01) Will Wanganui flood again?

A lot going on our skies at the moment – a late season…

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Temperatures to drop, snow forecast
Temperatures to drop, snow forecast

More cold weather is expected around the country with snow predicted for the South Island and a severe weather watch in…

Another icy blast on the way
Another icy blast on the way

Snow is forecast to fall in the South Island today before the big chill creeps up the country in the coming days.

Weather: What to expect
Weather: What to expect

Wet and windy weather which is lashing parts of the country today looks likely to settle in time for tomorrow night's clash…

Rain alert as nasty front heads north
Rain alert as nasty front heads north

A nasty patch of weather expected to hit the waterlogged Whanganui region is instead heading Auckland's way today and it…

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Britain swelters, Aussies snicker
Britain swelters, Aussies snicker

Britain experienced its hottest July day for 160 years as temperatures hit 36.7C. Roads melted and hundreds…

Weather: Wet start to school holidays expected

Forecasters are predicting a wet start to the school holidays for the top of the North Island as a band of rain makes its…

Dangerous heat wave scorching Europe

Joggers wheezed, electric wires warped, and Britain sweated through its hottest July day on record as a wide swath of Western…

Flood-striken regions brace for more rain

Heavy rain is expected to drench the South Island tomorrow and then make its way up the country - possibly hitting the Whanganui…

Another big, bad El Nino?
Another big, bad El Nino?

Weather patterns suggest NZ could be in for another horror El Nino like that of 1997 and 1998, which…

Where are Kiwis relocating to?

Find out which New Zealand towns have grown the fastest over the past 80 years.

Home where the heat is for family

Sunshine and a better paying job were reasons enough to make the Kontzes pack up in Palmerston North and move to Tauranga…

'Nasty, horrible' weather on the way

Severe weather warnings are in place for a good portion of the country with winds expected to reach 130 km/h.

Kiwi population growth: Chasing the sun

Tauranga and Whakatane have been New Zealand's fastest growing towns over the past 80 years.

video WeatherWatch: (June 29) Warmer this week
WeatherWatch: (June 29) Warmer this week

Some parts of New Zealand will be over 20 degrees warmer at night this week as a strong westerly wind…

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