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The New Zealand Herald
Balmy June heading for a recordthe Tasman bringing further rain and mild temperatures in the northern parts of
Balmy June heading for a record
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 hours ago
the Tasman bringing further rain and mild temperatures in the northern parts of the North Island." WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan reckoned this month could turn out to be one of the mildest Junes on record. "Temperatures have been well... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mild winter weather to continue, but flood risk for Eastern BOP and East Capeis enjoying a mild early winter, and it's only going to get better over the nex
Mild winter weather to continue, but flood risk for Eastern BOP and East Cape
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 4 days ago
is enjoying a mild early winter, and it's only going to get better over the next couple of days. WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said a blocking high to the east and big low in the south Tasman Sea was responsible for a mild start to the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Mixed bag of weather over weekendweekend. There will be high pressure across New Zealand with a cold front trap
Mixed bag of weather over weekend
Otago Daily Times / Posted 9 days ago
weekend. There will be high pressure across New Zealand with a cold front trapped in between, WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said. Saturday would be calm and settled in the North Island. Some coastal areas of the upper western North... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wintry trouble for driversthe country would mean clear skies, little wind and, inland, severe frosts for
Wintry trouble for drivers
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the country would mean clear skies, little wind and, inland, severe frosts for the South Island. WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said the week will generally be dominated by westerlies in the lower two-thirds of the country and more high... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Cold snap arrives in south as rain hits the north of the countrycountry. For the South Island that would mean clear skies, little wind and, inl
Cold snap arrives in south as rain hits the north of the country
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
country. For the South Island that would mean clear skies, little wind and, inland, severe frosts. WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said tomorrow morning would be a bit cooler for many, but the week will generally be dominated by westerlies in... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wind and rain expected across the countryare blowing across a number of regions today with gusts to gale-force around so
Wind and rain expected across the country
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
are blowing across a number of regions today with gusts to gale-force around some exposed areas, Weather Watch head analyst Philip Duncan said. He said the nor'easter could cause isolated power cuts, although winds were "well below damaging... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Sunny days, chilly nights for long weekendin sunny - if chilly - weather today due to a high set to remain until the midd
Sunny days, chilly nights for long weekend
Otago Daily Times / Posted 21 days ago
in sunny - if chilly - weather today due to a high set to remain until the middle of next week. WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said it looked good for the remainder of the long weekend, bar a couple of foggy or frosty patches in sheltered... Read more
22d
The New Zealand Herald
Holiday weekend's fine weather to last into weeksubtropical air flow returning to NZ caused by the same high that has been brin
Holiday weekend's fine weather to last into week
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 22 days ago
subtropical air flow returning to NZ caused by the same high that has been bringing us recent frosts," WeatherWatch analyst Philip Duncan said. Holiday spots including the Coromandel, Taupo, Tauranga and the Bay of Islands are expected to be mild... Read more
23d
The New Zealand Herald
Downpours predicted in warm wintermost skifields were reporting healthy snow bases, with season opening dates jus
Downpours predicted in warm winter
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 23 days ago
most skifields were reporting healthy snow bases, with season opening dates just weeks away. WeatherWatch forecaster Philip Duncan expected a "neutral" winter that, without the effects of El Nino or La Nina, meant more chaotic weather and the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Neutral winter brings 'chaotic' weather patternsEl Nino weather system that has seen droughts around parts of the world has now
Neutral winter brings 'chaotic' weather patterns
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
El Nino weather system that has seen droughts around parts of the world has now come to an end. WeatherWatch head analyst Philip Duncan said sea surface temperatures near the equator have dropped to below the El Nino threshold - meaning New... Read more
27d
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 27 days 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
28d
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 28 days ago
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 28 days ago
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 29 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 30 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 30 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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