Labour Weekend forecast

New Zealand's first national holiday in almost half a year is upon us, and while nearly half of NZ's population can't head away this long... Read More

Surface flooding warning following heavy rain

People driving around Tauranga this morning are being warned to keep their eyes out for surface flooding. Heavy rain has been falling for a few hours... Read More

Rain ahead early this coming week

Rain and southwest winds are expected to return to New Zealand. MetService advises that a front preceded by strong, moist northwesterlies is forecast... Read More

What‘s on - art, open day and Super Saturday

Good morning and welcome to Super Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine... Read More

Fine weather provides welcome start to the weekend

A southerly blast brought widespread snow and gales to much of southern Aotearoa/New Zealand this last week. MetService is forecasting the next couple... Read More

Cyclone activity forecast to be above average

Cyclone activity in the coming Tropical Cyclone Season is forecast to be near or slightly above average. The MetService is predicting a range of 9 to... Read More

Severe weather watch for heavy rain

A severe weather watch is being issued for the Bay of Plenty. The MetService is forecasting heavy rain, heavy snow and severe gales for part of New... Read More

Stormy weather with severe gales ahead this week

Stormy weather will impact parts of New Zealand in the new week with severe gales in both islands, says a WeatherWatch spokesperson. Pockets of heavy... Read More

What‘s on - disco, art expo, vegan market

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a fine day,... Read More

Spring storm to bring cold snap next week

A spring storm next week is being forecast to bring wintry weather to some southern parts of NZ. WeatherWatch.co.nz says it will also bring severe gales... Read More

Weather watch issued for heavy rain

A severe weather watch is in force for the Bay of Plenty. The MetService is forecasting heavy rain for northern parts of the North Island. "A... Read More

Spring rainmakers moves through NZ

There is no shortage of wet weather moving across both NZ and Australia over the next seven days. From Australia's desert to normally dry parts... Read More

A few gaps in the grey to be had this week

A bout of wet weather moved across Aotearoa on Monday, and MetService are forecasting an improvement for today – although in general the week will... Read More

Weather affecting Tauranga flights

A number of flights in and out of Tauranga are being affected by weather today. A couple due to depart the city this morning has told SunLive that their... Read More

Severe weather watch issued for BOP

A severe weather watch is being issued for the Bay of Plenty today. The MetService is forecasting heavy rain for the Eastern Bay of Plenty. "A... Read More