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NZ Severe Weather Warnings
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
Issued by MetService at 8:22 pm Tuesday 20-Aug-2019
Heavy rain for Bay of Plenty, Mount Taranaki and the northwest of the South Island
An active front, extending northwards from northern Westland on Tuesday evening, moves eastwards over the upper South Island and the North Island during Wednesday morning. This front is preceded by a strong and moist north to northeast flow, and is followed by disturbed west to northwesterlies.
People are advised to keep up to date with forecasts in case any updates are made, or additional areas are added.
WARNINGS NO LONGER IN FORCE
Heavy rain warning lifted for: The ranges of Westland from Otira southwards: Heavy rain has eased.
Heavy rain warning lifted for: Fiordland north of Breaksea Sound: Heavy rain has eased.
Strong wind warning lifted for: Canterbury High Country: Severe northwest gales have eased.
Strong wind warning lifted for: Fiordland: Severe northerly gales have eased.
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