Severe Weather Watches

Valid to 9:00pm Saturday 22 Jun 2024

Severe Weather Watch

Issued by MetService at 9:43am Saturday 22-Jun-2024

Heavy rain for northern and western parts of the country

An active trough is expected to move over the country during the weekend bringing heavy rain to northern and western regions.
Heavy rain Watches and Warnings are in place.

Please keep up to date with the latest forecasts.

Heavy Rain Watch

Area: Northland north of Whangarei
Period: 12 hours from 12:00am to 12:00pm Sunday
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain, and amounts may approach warning criteria.
Low chance of upgrading to a Warning.

Area: Waikato including Coromandel Peninsula, Waitomo, and Bay of Plenty about and west of Kawerau
Period: 15 hours from 3:00am to 6:00pm Sunday
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain, with possible thunderstorms and downpours. Rainfall amounts may approach warning criteria or possibly exceed them in isolated areas.
Note, heavy rain is expected to ease from the west early Sunday afternoon.
Low chance of upgrading to a Warning.

Area: North Taranaki excluding the Mount Taranaki
Period: 15 hours from 9:00pm Saturday to 12:00pm Sunday
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain, with possible thunderstorms and downpours. Rainfall amounts may approach warning criteria.
Low chance of upgrading to a Warning.


An update for severe weather will be issued by: 9:00pm Saturday 22-Jun-2024

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Issued: 9:43am Saturday 22 Jun 2024

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