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Otago Daily Times
Snow on way for both islandsJames McKenzie described as "a bit sticky but absolutely perfect for our initia
Snow on way for both islands
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 hours ago
James McKenzie described as "a bit sticky but absolutely perfect for our initial base layer". WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said a cold southerly change would hit the country on Tuesday night - the eve of winter's first official... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Icy wintry blast about to bring snow to north and southlooks set to arrive right on cue with an icy blast bringing snow to low levels
Icy wintry blast about to bring snow to north and south
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
looks set to arrive right on cue with an icy blast bringing snow to low levels on both islands. WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said a cold southerly change would hit the country on Tuesday night - the eve of winter's first day. "There... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Bring on the long weekend . . .eastern parts of the North Island on Saturday, the long-range forecast for wint
Bring on the long weekend . . .
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
eastern parts of the North Island on Saturday, the long-range forecast for winter's first weekend was looking good, said Philip Duncan of WeatherWatch. "We have a high pressure system rolling into the country bringing settled weather." Auckland... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Rain, wind and snow causes havoc around New Zealandafternoon. "Expect some unsettled weather with heavy rain for some regions, es
Rain, wind and snow causes havoc around New Zealand
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 2 days ago
afternoon. "Expect some unsettled weather with heavy rain for some regions, especially Nelson." WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan earlier said the "incredibly fast development" of a low meant a rough weekend for some places. "While a large... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Heavy rain on way for Dunedinand parts of Otago at the weekend, prompting a call for residents to watch out
Heavy rain on way for Dunedin
Otago Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
and parts of Otago at the weekend, prompting a call for residents to watch out for flooding. WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan said the "incredibly fast development" of a low meant a rough weekend for some places. "While a large low... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Severe weather in store for the weekendbe this weekend". "Parts of the South Island won't be as windy but it's all not
Severe weather in store for the weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
be this weekend". "Parts of the South Island won't be as windy but it's all not great." Meanwhile, WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan said the "incredibly fast development" of a low meant a rough weekend for some places. Related ContentBarry... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Low pressure bringing rough weather for some at the weekendaccumulations were expected to be in Canterbury, with heavy falls possible abov
Low pressure bringing rough weather for some at the weekend
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
accumulations were expected to be in Canterbury, with heavy falls possible above about 800 metres. WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said the "incredibly fast development" of the low meant a rough weekend for some places. Related ContentWild... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Storms, showers as unsettled weather continuesexpect showers. Snow was forecast in the far south falling down to 900m in the
Storms, showers as unsettled weather continues
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
expect showers. Snow was forecast in the far south falling down to 900m in the Central Otago high country. WeatherWatch's Philip Duncan said the massive low-pressure system was the reason for the extended stretch of turbulent conditions. "While... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Turbulent times easing for some but west and centre set for moreflight'Talk to your insurer' Central Otago snow rescue group toldEditorial: Alw
Turbulent times easing for some but west and centre set for more
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
flight'Talk to your insurer' Central Otago snow rescue group toldEditorial: Always a shock as temp drops WeatherWatch's Philip Duncan said the massive low-pressure system was the reason for the extended stretch of turbulent conditions. "While... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Yikes! Epic lightning storm lights up Wellington as MetService warns of more thunder and squallsNorth Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from T
Yikes! Epic lightning storm lights up Wellington as MetService warns of more thunder and squalls
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times during the afternoon and into... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Drivers take care as ice coats the southNorth Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from T
Drivers take care as ice coats the south
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times during the afternoon and into... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Thunder and squalls for western regionsNorth Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from T
Thunder and squalls for western regions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
North Island can expect showery conditions, especially up the west coast from Taranaki to Northland, WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. "Some of these showers will become heavy with some thunder at times during the afternoon and into... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather: Twisters, gales, rain and heavy swellswas lucky in comparison with the havoc tornadoes can cause in other countries,
Wild weather: Twisters, gales, rain and heavy swells
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
was lucky in comparison with the havoc tornadoes can cause in other countries, such as America. WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said weather conditions were "ideal" for small tornadoes, and there could be more in store. "They are very... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Enjoy the reprieve, the wild weather is coming backFriday. Earlier today, South Auckland experienced a brief downpour of rain but
Enjoy the reprieve, the wild weather is coming back
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Friday. Earlier today, South Auckland experienced a brief downpour of rain but it was clearing, Weather Watch head analyst Philip Duncan said. "Sunny spells are coming back and dry spells are increasing," he said. "We now think the thunderstorm... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
High winds blow in winter weatherthe fine weather ahead of high winds forecast for today. Photo / Paul Taylor T
High winds blow in winter weather
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 12 days ago
the fine weather ahead of high winds forecast for today. Photo / Paul Taylor The emergence of what Weatherwatch forecaster Philip Duncan described as "three or four lows" may signal the end of Hawke's Bay's summery late autumn and a blustery,... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Philip Duncan Announced As Provider of Rainfall ReportsTuesday, 17 May 2016, 1:47 pmPress Release: Country TV Country TV Weather Analy
Philip Duncan Announced As Provider of Rainfall Reports
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 12 days ago
Tuesday, 17 May 2016, 1:47 pmPress Release: Country TV Country TV Weather Analyst Philip Duncan From weatherwatch.Co.Nz Announced As Provider Of Rainfall & Soil Reports From M.P.I.Weather is... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
End of the golden weather?is expected to come to a head on Friday when the worst of the weather is foreca
End of the golden weather?
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 days ago
is expected to come to a head on Friday when the worst of the weather is forecast to hit. WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan said: "[Tuesday] morning it may well be calm and mild and then it ramps up again on Wednesday and calms down... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The end of the golden weather?is expected to come to a head on Friday when the worst of the weather is foreca
The end of the golden weather?
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
is expected to come to a head on Friday when the worst of the weather is forecast to hit. WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan said: "[Tuesday] morning it may well be calm and mild and then it ramps up again on Wednesday and calms down... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather may worsen in coming dayspredicted for Auckland and Wellington tonight may not actually be as bad as ini
Wild weather may worsen in coming days
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
predicted for Auckland and Wellington tonight may not actually be as bad as initially forecast, WeatherWatch meteorologist Philip Duncan says. His comments come after MetService this morning issued severe weather warnings and watches for heavy... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Wild weather eases, more on waywrote, while another wrote: "Scary scary stuff they need to stay at sea". Gust
Wild weather eases, more on way
Otago Daily Times / Posted 17 days ago
wrote, while another wrote: "Scary scary stuff they need to stay at sea". Gusts were expected to come in waves today, said Philip Duncan, of Weatherwatch.co.nz. The northwesterlies would turn more westerly, and the winds, expected to reach... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wild weather calms downwrote, while another wrote: "Scary scary stuff they need to stay at sea". Gust
Wild weather calms down
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
wrote, while another wrote: "Scary scary stuff they need to stay at sea". Gusts were expected to come in waves today, said Philip Duncan, of Weatherwatch.co.nz. The north-westerlies would turn more west and the winds, expected to reach gale-force... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Warning as strong winds set to hit central NZforecast to intensify this evening. North-westers are howling through Wellingt
Warning as strong winds set to hit central NZ
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
forecast to intensify this evening. North-westers are howling through Wellington, Kaikoura, Christchurch and Southland. Philip Duncan of Weatherwatch.co.nz said 90 km/h gusts were recorded this afternoon. Wellington had a wild night last night... Read more
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NZCity
Cool change could precede snowautumn is about to be hit by a cool blast which could mean snow is on the way,
Cool change could precede snow
NZCity / Posted 25 days ago
autumn is about to be hit by a cool blast which could mean snow is on the way, a forecaster says. Weather Watch forecaster Philip Duncan says temperatures have been well above average across the country, including at ski fields on both islands... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Napier tipped for record warm spellsNapier looks set to beat its previous record high for May with a temperature of
Napier tipped for record warm spells
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Napier looks set to beat its previous record high for May with a temperature of 27C. WeatherWatch head weather analyst Philip Duncan said for many parts of New Zealand the average day-time high in May would be in the mid to late teens - this... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Forget the brolly - May tipped to be a record-breakerfor May included 24.6C in Auckland in 2011, 22.4C in Hamilton in 2004, and a st
Forget the brolly - May tipped to be a record-breaker
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 29 days ago
for May included 24.6C in Auckland in 2011, 22.4C in Hamilton in 2004, and a staggering 27.3C in Christchurch in 1978. Philip Duncan from WeatherWatch said the outlook for the rest of winter was similar to last year. But this year is likely to... Read more

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