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WET & COOL DAY ACROSS THE REGION – HEAVY FALLS IN THE MIX

Good morning. It’s a bleak start to the week, with widespread and persistent rain moving north during the morning. Expect cool conditions throughout the day.

Currently parts of South Canterbury & Mid Canterbury have periods of rain, this will gradually move north during the morning & start to ease from the south this evening.

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WET & COLD START TO THE NEW WEEK

Good afternoon. Fresh humid northerlies dominate our Sunday, with mostly cloudy skies. Some areas are experiencing a few sunny spells this afternoon, but there remains the risk of a few showers through the afternoon & evening.

Overnight much colder southerlies will develop, with widespread and persistent rain setting in tomorrow morning, this will continue...
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CLOUDY, WITH SHOWERS OVER THE NEXT 36 HOURS

Good morning. A number of ‘bands ‘are moving over the main divide, bringing scattered showers and humid northerlies. (Currently 6:30am - parts of South Canterbury are receiving persistent heavier falls) Most towns are hovering around 12-14 degrees this morning, mild for later stages of March, we can thank the origins of this whole system.

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CLOUDY AND WET SUNDAY LINED UP - MORE SHOWERS & COOLER TEMPERATURES ON MONDAY

Good afternoon. It’s been another fairly average day across the region, with cloudy skies, patches of drizzle and cool temperatures.
Overnight another ‘wave’ of moisture will gradually move south, bringing cloud, light rain and drizzle for our Sunday; on a positive note, this ‘pool’ of air is coming from warmer...
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CLOUDY WEEKEND – LIGHT RAIN & DRIZZLE IN THE MIX

Good morning. It’s cloudy across most of the region, with patchy drizzle and even light rain in some areas (closer to the foothills)This dreary & gloomy weather will persist through to Monday evening, with temperatures in the mid-teens & drizzle and showers in the mix.

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CLOUDY WEEKEND – LIGHT RAIN & DRIZZLE IN THE MIX.

Good afternoon. It’s a mostly fine afternoon across the region, with most areas pushing into the high teens, some even nudging 20 degrees currently 2:30pm ( Including Christchurch )

High cloud will develop this afternoon & evening, ahead of a fast approaching ‘Low’ in the Tasman, with drizzle & possibly light falls setting in overnight. SE...
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MOSTLY FINE FRIDAY – DISMAL WEEKEND, WITH PATCHY RAIN & CLOUDY CONDITIONS

Good morning. Most are waking to a mainly fine morning, bar parts of North Canterbury & the Kaikoura Coast that have low cloud and drizzle once again. The day will improve, with milder temperatures & sunny spells, before high cloud develops ahead of the fast approaching Tasman ‘Low’.

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MILDER TEMPERATURES FOR FRIDAY, WITH MORE SUN IN THE FORECAST!

Good afternoon. It’s another mostly cloudy day across Canterbury, bar inland areas in the Mackenzie Basin, Hanmer Springs and high country areas above that 600-700m ‘mark’.

Low and mid-level cloud is keeping most areas around the 14-15 degrees. Currently ( 1.30pm ) Kaikoura is sitting on just 12 degrees.

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'PUSH' THE REPEAT BUTTON ONCE AGAIN – CLOUDY, WITH DRIZZLE IN THE MIX

Good morning. Once again, it’s looking mostly cloudy across the region, with isolated drizzle patches and cool SE winds. Hang in there, we may see sunny spells this afternoon (mostly inland areas) and tomorrow looks more promising. Even better news for next week, from Tuesday, the sun & mild temperatures will be with us...
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COOLER THURSDAY, WITH MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES & DRIZZLE IN THE MIX!

Good afternoon. Today is playing out almost exactly the same as yesterday, with low cloud and drizzle across the Canterbury Plains and coast, while many inland areas & basins above 500m are basking in sunny conditions. Hanmer Springs & Castle Hill are the places to be this afternoon & evening! – Check out the webcam page, for...
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MOSTLY CLOUDY AND COOL DAY LINED UP – PATCHES OF DRIZZLE

Good morning. For 99% of the region we ‘press’ the repeat button, with more dreary conditions across the region. Wrap up warm, with temperatures in the mid-teens and freshening southerlies, it will feel more like 12-13 degrees this afternoon.

This gloomy weather isn’t going anywhere, with an incoming ‘Low’ set to bring rain for later...
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Magical evening at the top of Rapaki. Calm, moody skies, the sea looks amazing.

First run since rupturing the acl.Progress!

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MORE CLOUDY & COOL CONDITIONS FOR OUR WEDNESDAY – CHANCE OF DRIZZLE

Good afternoon. It’s been an interesting day across the region, with cloudy and cool conditions out east, while many inland areas, above 500m have escaped the dreary weather and basked in mostly fine conditions. We did see drizzle and even light patchy rain along coastal Canterbury this morning. Winds have remained mostly...
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CLOUDY AND COOL TUESDAY LINED UP – DRIZZLE & POSSIBLE LIGHT RAIN FOR SOME AREAS

We’re now moving into an extended period of cloudy and cooler weather right through to the weekend. This is a ‘fluid’ situation because of the complex situation, so we might see some improvement, but currently it’s looking rather bleak for the rest of the week.

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CLOUDY AND DREARY WEATHER MOVING IN – MAKE THE MOST OF THE SUN THIS AFTERNOON!

Good afternoon. Today has played out much as forecast, with a mix of high cloud and sunny skies and relatively settled conditions across the region. All areas have pushed into the twenties, with some inland basins hitting 25-26 this afternoon. Tonight expect cooler southerlies to develop, cloud, the odd drizzle...
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