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12 Aug 2020 12:28
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  •   Home > News > Environment

    Heavy rain and strong winds are on the way for parts of the South Island and the upper North Island

    Heavy rain and strong winds are on the way for parts of the South Island and the upper North Island


    MetService has issued a severe weather warning.

    A low pressure system's expected to move eastwards across New Zealand today and tomorrow.

    It'll be preceded by strong northeasterly winds or gales in northern and western areas.

    A period of heavy rain's likely for upper and lower parts of the South Island, as well as the West Coast.

    The upper North Island can expect a brief period of heavy rain later today.

    The strongest northeasterlies are expected in the upper and central North Island today.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


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