Weather: MetService warns Auckland to be ravaged by nasty storm heading into Anniversary weekend
MetService National weather: January 25th-27th.
Heavy rain and strong winds are expected to hammer Auckland heading into anniversary weekend from first light tomorrow morning, says MetService.
As large numbers of Aucklanders prepare to depart the city for holiday hotspots MetService is warning it could be so bad it might be worth delaying travel in the upper North Island.
The forecaster has issued an orange heavy rain warning for Northland and Coromandel and a heavy rain watch for Auckland.
The Auckland region is also under a strong wind watch starting 7am tomorrow.
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