The situation
Issued at 6:16 am on the 26th of October by Russell Voice

THUNDERSTORM RISK FOR INLAND PARTS OF THE REGION

Good morning. Our Tuesday is looking mostly fine overall, bar areas of widespread low cloud and fog about the coast and plains early on and again from evening. We may see a few isolated showers develop about the foothills between 2pm and 8pm; some could be thundery, with hail between Waimate and Mt Hutt.

Source your town page for specific details today, regarding wind, temperatures & rainfall chances  – there will be contrast across the region.

Our fine weather largely continues on Wednesday and Thursday, bar afternoon and evening convective showers about the foothills.

A cooler southerly change may bring some showers on Friday; we’re still waiting on a little more model consistency, before changes are made to town pages.

•Source your town page for specific details and keep up to date with our ‘Live Weather Feed’ for all the latest developments

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The week ahead looks mostly fine under weak high pressure.

We see light onshore winds and day time heating that may trigger isolated showers at various stages about inland areas between Tuesday and Thursday; some of these showers could be thundery.

A cooler southerly change may bring some showers on Friday to eastern areas.

About the Main Divide & Canterbury Headwaters a few weak systems and fronts bring rain opportunities, but nothing of significance on current analysis. 

Early next week, colder southerlies may bring more widespread showers and snow at higher elevations 1000m+

Please source town pages for specific details and keep up to date with our ‘Live Weather Feed’ for all the very latest information. 

GENERAL TWO DAY SUMMARY FOR CANTERBURY – PLEASE CHECK YOUR TOWN FORECAST FOR MORE SPECIFIC INFORMATION

TODAY

Areas of early lower and middle level cloud clearing away, then mostly fine about the coast and plains. Risk of early fog ‘pockets’. Afternoon cloud build ups and isolated shower risk during the afternoon and evening; risk heavy, with thunderstorms possible about the foothills, higher chance south of Geraldine. Light winds for most, tending light east/nor-east about the coast. Mild temperatures. H: 19-25 L: 7-10.

WEDNESDAY

Areas of early cloud, then fine. Isolated afternoon and early evening showers about the foothills. Light NE winds about the coast, remaining light inland. H: 18-21 L: 5-9.

Source your town pages for 1-7 day forecasts for 27 towns across Canterbury – no computer-generated content and specific information for each town.

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