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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
Issued by MetService at 7:50 pm Sunday 11-Apr-2021
Heavy rain for Westland
A moist northerly flow with embedded fronts is expected to bring heavy rain to Westland on Monday and Tuesday morning. A Warning for heavy rain has been issued.
People are advised to keep up to date with the latest forecasts in case further Watches and Warnings are issued.
HEAVY RAIN WARNING - ORANGE
Heavy rain may cause streams and rivers to rise rapidly. Surface flooding and slips are also possible and driving conditions may be hazardous.
Area: The ranges of Westland south of Otira
Valid: 24 hours from 1:00 pm Monday to 1:00 pm Tuesday
Forecast: Expect 100 to 140mm of rain, with thunderstorms likely. Rain easing for a time Monday night. Peak rates of 15 to 25 mm/h.
An update for severe weather will be issued by: 9:00 am Monday 12-Apr-2021
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