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Extended New Zealand Mountain Forecast

Issued at: 1:25pm Tuesday 24 Sep 2019

North Island

Thursday: Snow showers, gradually turning to rain showers below about 1200 metres.However, fine northeast of the Kaweka Range. Gale southwesterlies, possibly severe gale.

Freezing Level: Rising to 1400 metres.

Friday: A few showers, with snow to about 1400 metres at first. Gale southwesterlies easing.

Freezing Level: Rising to 1800 metres.

Saturday: Cloudy periods and isolated showers, but mainly fine northeast of the Kaweka Range. Strong westerlies, gale in exposed places.

Freezing Level: Rising to 2300 metres.

South Island

Thursday: Occasional snow showers for most, gradually turning to rain showers below 1200 metres in the north. However, mainly fine apart from isolated showers about the Kaikoura ranges. Gale or severe gale southwesterlies.

Freezing Level: Rising to 1500 metres in the north and to 1100 metres in the south.

Friday: Occasional showers for most, but mainly fine apart from isolated afternoon showers about the Kaikoura ranges. Snow to about 1100 metres in the south. Gale southwesterlies.

Freezing Level: About 1600 metres in the north sloping to 1300 metres in the south.

Saturday: Showers, turning to rain south of Arthurs Pass, but mainly fine about the Kaikoura Ranges. Snow to about 1300 metres in the south at first. Gale or severe gale westerlies.

Freezing Level: Rising to 2400 metres in the north and to 2000 metres in the south.