Issued Tuesday, 27 July 1999 at 5.50pm next update 11.45pm
Short Forecast from Weather Workshop valid to midnight tomorrow:
From northern Taranaki to Bay of Plenty northwards: Showers and fine breaks. Long fine periods about Bay of Plenty
Southern Taranaki to Wellington, also for the central high country and from Gisborne to Wairarapa: Showery overnight
with snow to 500 metres affecting main highways at altitude such as the Desert Road, Napier Taupo and Rimutaka roads.
Fine periods increasing from the south during tomorrow, especially about Wellington and west of the main ranges.
For Nelson and the South Island west coast: Fine, clear, frosty conditions.
From Marlborough to Otago, also for Southland: Cloud and showery overnight with snow above 500 metres. Gradually
clearing inland tomorrow but a few coastal showers continuing in the east, especially north of Banks Peninsula.
Chatham Islands: Rain or showers persisting.
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