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18 Oct 2019 21:38
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  •   Home > News > Environment

    Winter has arrived in some parts of the South Island, while others remain in drought

    Winter has arrived in some parts of the South Island, while others remain in drought


    MetService says snow flurries are possible this afternoon, near the summit of Canterbury's Porters Pass Road.

    But conditions remain extremely dry in Otago's Clutha District.

    Otago Federated Farmers has advised its members the district is now basically in drought.

    It's urging farmers to make sure they have supplies to get through the winter.

    © 2019 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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