126 days ago

Heavy rain watch

The team from Neighbourly.co.nz

MetService has issued a heavy rain watch for the following:

Area: Northern and eastern parts of Northland.
Valid: 12 hours from 3:00am to 3:00pm Friday.
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain possible. Rainfall amounts may approach warning criteria.

Area: Gisborne north of Tokomaru Bay and Bay of Plenty east of Te Kaha.
Valid: 8 hours from 3:00pm to 11:00pm Friday.
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain possible. Rainfall amounts may approach warning criteria.
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    3.3% Complete
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