Severe Weather Watch

Issued at 8:09pm Thursday 20 Jun 2019

Burst of heavy rain for northwest Nelson

A front preceded by a moist northeast flow is expected to cross the upper South Island overnight tonight (Thursday).

A burst of heavy rain is expected for the Nelson region and a Watch is now in place for northwest Nelson west of about Motueka.

People are advised to keep up to date with the latest forecasts.

Heavy Rain Watch

Area: Northwest Nelson about and west of Motueka
Valid: 8 hours from 8:00pm Thursday to 4:00am Friday
Forecast: Burst of heavy rain. Rainfall amounts may approach short duration warning criteria.

An update for severe weather will be issued by 10:00am Friday 21 Jun 2019

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