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Extended New Zealand Mountain Forecast

Issued at: 3:44am Tuesday 20 Feb 2018

North Island

Wednesday: Rain, easing to a few showers in the morning. Severe gale northwesterly, easing later.

Freezing Level: Lowering to 2800 metres.

Thursday: A few showers turning to rain early morning, easing during afternoon and clearing later. Northwesterly dying out.

Freezing Level: Rising above 3000 metres.

Friday: Mainly fine, isolated showers north of the Kaweka Range. Light winds.

Freezing Level: Above 3000 metres.

South Island

Wednesday: Rain, with heavy falls and snow possibly lowering to 1600 metres, gradually easing but clearing west of Main Divide. A few showers in Fiordland. Gale or severe gale southeasterlies, gradually easing.

Freezing Level: 1400 metres in the far south, and about 2000 metres in north.

Thursday: Mainly fine, apart from areas of morning cloud, and isolated showers in southern Fiordland. Light winds, but southwesterlies developing about the tops.

Freezing Level: Rising everywhere to 2800 metres.

Friday: Mainly fine, apart from areas of morning cloud, also isolated showers.Westerlies, strong about the tops.

Freezing Level: Rising to 3200 metres.