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NZ Severe Weather Warnings
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
Issued by MetService at 8:21 am Saturday 13-Oct-2018
Severe gales have eased in Marlborough, Wellington and Taranaki, and heavy snow
has eased in Canterbury and Marlborough
The trough that brought gale cold southerly winds and heavy snow to parts of
central New Zealand has moved to the north of the North Island and weakened.
Severe south to southeasterly gales have eased in Marlborough, Wellington and
Taranaki, and heavy snow has eased in Canterbury and Marlborough. The Warnings
for these areas are now lifted.
WARNINGS NO LONGER IN FORCE
Heavy snow warning lifted for: Marlborough south of about Ward.Heavy snow
warning lifted for: CanterburyStrong wind warning lifted for: TaranakiStrong
wind warning lifted for: The Kaikoura Coast, Marlborough Sounds and Wellington:
Southerly winds should continue to ease this morning, the threat of severe
southerly gales has passed, and the warning is now lifted.
No further severe weather warnings will be issued
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