Issued by Weather Workshop on Wednesday, July 28, 1999 at 4.30am
Now the All Districts forecast from Weather Workshop:
The Situation: A low over the Chatham Islands is moving east. A southerly flow remains over the country today.
And now the forecast to midnight tonight:
NORTHLAND, AUCKLAND, COROMANDEL PENINSULA, WAIKATO, WAITOMO, TAUMARANUI and TARANAKI: A few showers about Auckland and Northland clearing this morning. Elsewhere mainly fine. Southwest winds. Becoming frosty tonight.
BAY of PLENTY/ROTORUA, TAIHAPE and TAUPO: Fine and frosty with southerly winds.
WANGANUI and MANAWATU: Any remaining showers clearing this morning and becoming mainly fine apart from a few cloudy periods. Southerly breezes.
GISBORNE, HAWKES BAY and WAIRARAPA: Further showers with southerly winds. Fine breaks increasing inland this afternoon.
WELLINGTON: Cloudy with a few showers at first and strong cold southerly winds. Slowly becoming fine throughout the day but a few light showers remain along the eastern ranges.
NELSON, BULLER, WESTLAND and FIORDLAND: Fine and frosty with light winds.
MARLBOROUGH and CANTERBURY: Becoming fine inland today. Frosty tonight. About the coast cloud and remaining showers slowly clearing. Southwest winds easing.
OTAGO and SOUTHLAND: Mainly fine inland today. About the coast A few light showers clearing. Becoming very frosty tonight. Southerly winds becoming light.
CHATHAM ISLANDS: Outbreaks of rain and southeast winds.
THE OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW: In the North Island showers continue about the east coast but mainly fine elsewhere. A few showers developing on the South Island west coast as a low forms near Fiordland but mostly dry everywhere else. At the Chatham Islands, showers and southeasterlies.
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