Weather Charts

The following WX chart is hand-drawn (so a little hard to read at times), but it provides a very accurate "current" assessment of the weather systems coming our way (the best I've found) . It is updated about 4 to 6 times daily, except Sunday. Hashed areas are substantial rain.

Click to see at full size

Provided by the Australian Bureau of Meteorology. Click the image to open it in a blank new window for printing.


James McGregor of Victoria University (School of Earth Sciences), Wellington, provides prognosis charts for the NZ region for the next 180 hours (at 6hr intervals).

MetVuw Site
Click Here
to open up his main charting site.
 

NOAA-CIRES provides experimental forecast barometric plots for the Southern Hemisphere (up to 15 days in advance). Antartica is centre in image, NZ is in the bottom left quarter of each image.

NOAA-CIRES Images (0-15 days)
Now
(+0 days)
24hr
(+1 day)
48hr
(+2 days)
72hr
(+3 days)
96hr
(+4 days)
120hr
(+5 days)
144hr
(+6 days)
168hr
(+7 days)
192hr
(+8 days)
216hr
(+9 days)
240hr
(+10 days)
264hr
(+11 days)
288hr
(+12 days)
312hr
(+13 days)
336hr
(+14 days)
360hr
(+15 days)

Also try the following sites...



 
 
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