This warning has been downgraded to a severe weather watch.
Metservice has issued a heavy rain warning for the Northwest Nelson ranges.
A north to northwest flow is expected to bring periods of heavy rain today and early tomorrow morning. In the 21 hours from 9am today (Tuesday) through to 6am Wednesday expect 100 to 120mm to accumulate, especially about the ranges. Peak intensities of around 20mm per hour.
FREEZING LEVEL: 3600 metres
Heavy rain is forecast for the Northwest Nelson Ranges. Streams and rivers could rise very rapidly, with surface flooding and hazardous driving conditions. Full forecast and weather warnings at http://www.…
Heavy rain is forecast for the Northwest Nelson Ranges FORECAST: Northerly rain is expected to become heavy Wednesday morning. In the 12 hours from 6am to 6pm Wednesday expect 90 to 120mm to accumulate, especially about the Tasman Mountains. Peak intensities 10 to 15mm/hr.…
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