WARM START TO WEDNESDAY, WEAK SOUTHERLY AND THE ODD ISOLATED SHOWER PUSHES NORTH LATER

Good afternoon/evening. It has been a very warm day over much of the region, turning out very much as planned with highs reaching and pipping 30 degrees for many and slightly cooler conditions around Christchurch and Banks Peninsula thanks to the northeasterly effect. This evening expect mostly fine and...
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TUESDAY SCORCHER ON THE WAY FOR MANY

Good morning. Get set for a very warm to hot day over the region today for most places. Plenty of sunshine is in the forecast with north to northeasterlies about the coast and more of a northerly tilt inland. Settled conditions on the cards throughout the day with just some thin scrappy high cloud at times in parts. Fresher easterlies about Christchurch...
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TUESDAY LOOKING HOT AND SUNNY ACROSS THE REGION – MANY AREAS TO HIT 30 DEGREES ONCE AGAIN

Good afternoon. It’s been a hot and sunny day for 90% of the region, with most towns and areas pushing well into the twenties and even nudging 30 degrees in some areas. Christchurch and some coastal areas have been the small exception, with low cloud and drizzle patches throughout the day. Winds have...
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SUN TAKING IT'S TIME - This low cloud and fog is taking it's time to 'burn' off, but we do expect a mostly sunny afternoon.

Temperatures look set to push into the mid to high twenties for many inland areas this afternoon. Winds will remain light inland, but will freshen for coastal areas.

Keep the reports coming in through the afternoon, who has the sun!?

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LOW CLOUD CLEARING TO A MAINLY FINE DAY – WARMER CONDITIONS DEVELOPING

Good morning. We have low cloud about for many once again this morning as the humid conditions continue over the region. Expect morning cloud to break away to a mainly fine and sunny day over the region. Freshening but humid northeasterlies still linger about the coast and milder light northerlies inland. Mild to warm...
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WARM & MOSTLY SUNNY WEEK ON THE WAY

Good afternoon. Inland areas are the places to be this afternoon, escaping the fresh northerlies and soaking up warm temperatures! Hanmer Springs is currently (2:00pm) on 26 degrees, while Christchurch has humid conditions and 21 degrees.

Keep an eye out for more drizzle and low cloud late afternoon & evening, especially for coastal areas.

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CLOUD AND PATCHY DRIZZLE GRADUALLY BREAKING TO LONG FINE SPELLS

Good morning. We have improving conditions in the forecast today. Low cloud this morning and some patchy drizzle (more so along the coast) will clear to long fine spells. Fresh but a humid northeast prevailing about the coast with lighter northerlies inland. Milder conditions along the coast, warm inland.

Highs: 24-27 degrees...
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SLIGHTLY BETTER DAY TOMORROW – MORE SUN ON THE FORECAST

Good afternoon. It’s been an interesting day weather wise, with a humid northerly airflow across the region. Most areas escaped the rain, bar the Kaikoura Coast, which had 15-25mm overnight.

It’s been mostly cloudy, with temperatures hovering around 20 degrees for most. Winds have remained light easterly throughout the day.

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THE PLACE TO BE, IS WHERE?? Cloudy and rather average conditions across the region today, bar Kaikoura that managed 20mm+ over the last 18 hours & is now basking in mostly sunny and mild conditions. The best weather appears to be in the MacKenzie basin, with sunny and warm conditions!

Have a great afternoon & tune in this evening for all the latest on a very warm upcoming week of weather!...
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CLOUDY & FAIRLY AVERAGE DAY FOR MOST - Good morning. Today is going to be mostly cloudy across the region, with patches of drizzle and isolated periods of light rain. We do have increasing sunny spells already in parts of North Canterbury & the Kaikoura Coast. Winds will remain mostly light from the NE this morning, but will freshen into the afternoon.

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GLOOMY EVENING & OVERNIGHT CONDITIONS - RAIN & HEAVY DRIZZLE MOVING IN

Good afternoon. Today has played out as forecast, with mostly cloudy skies and periods of drizzle. The places to be, have been South Canterbury & through the interior, which have largely escaped the cloud and drizzle.

Coastal parts of Canterbury north of Banks Peninsula have hovered in the mid to high teens through the...
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WATCH FOR RAIN OVER THE NEXT 36 HOURS - BEFORE HEAT MOVES IN MONDAY/TUESDAY

Good morning. Cloudy skies across the region today, as conditions deteriorate from the north. We don’t expect significant rain, but most areas should see drizzle and light rain through the day, before becoming more persistent tonight in the north. This is our chance, as very warm conditions move in on Monday, with...
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CLOUDY CONDITIONS, WITH OCCASIONAL LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE IN THE MIX

Good morning. We have a mostly cloudy day on the way, with some occasional light rain or drizzle at times. In general, the further north throughout the region that you are, the greater the chance for some precipitation throughout the day.
This afternoon rain is likely to develop north of about Cheviot with potential heavy...
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In the meantime, let’s all cross fingers for rain & drizzle late tomorrow night. The best chances...
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POSSIBILITY OF DRIZZLE & LIGHT RAIN TOMORROW NIGHT

Good afternoon. Today has played out as forecast, with mostly sunny skies and fresh NE winds. Inland areas and basins have pushed into the mid-twenties, while areas closer to the coast nudge 20-21 degrees.

This evening, we expect mostly sunny and settled conditions inland. Closer to the coast, harmless low cloud will start to build. NE winds...
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