Issued Tuesday, 27 July 1999 at 10.30am next update 3.30pm
Short Forecast from Weather Workshop valid to midnight tomorrow:
In the north and west of the North Island from Northland to Manawatu, also for Bay of Plenty and the central high
country: Showers at times. Snow lowering to 900 metres about the central plateau which includes the Desert Road. Showers
becoming confined to the central plateau later with only the odd shower persisting elsewhere. Becoming fine and frosty
For Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Cold and showery with further snow about the ranges. Showers slowly clearing tomorrow.
In Wellington and Wairarapa: Showery with snow likely to 500 metres. That includes the Rimutaka Hill Road. Tomorrow,
morning showers clearing.
For Nelson and the South Island west coast: Fine and frosty weather.
For Marlborough and Canterbury: Showers with some sleet and snow to 400 metres in the east this morning. Becoming fine
and frosty tomorrow.
In Otago and Southland: Becoming fine inland today. About the coast, showers slowly clearing and very frosty tonight.
Tomorrow, fine and frosty in all areas.
Chatham Islands: Showery and cold.
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