WeatherWatch - More Rain On The Way For NZ
August 8th... The low currently moving towards New Zealand will sit out west tomorrow with a west to northwesterly airflow coming around the top and a south to southeasterly airflow around it's southern edge. Therefore skies are going to be cloudy on the east coast of the South Island with rain, dry periods at first in the morning north of Christchurch however, rain in South Canterbury and north Otago will be heavy at times. The North Island should get some dry weather again at first however showers again by mid morning in the west becoming heavy at times, north of Taranaki there is a risk of thunder. Mostly fine in the east with light winds, showers south of Hawkes Bay in the afternoon however. The wet weather will gradually clear on Thursday then on Friday a ridge deliver a spell of settled dry weather for all with light winds.