A low is expected to move slowly southwards and over northern New Zealand during Friday from the subtropics, bringing significant amounts of rain and gale east to southeasterly winds to parts of the North Island.
Heavy Rain Warning for Bay Of Plenty, Rotorua - Orange
Heavy rain may cause streams and rivers to rise rapidly. Surface flooding and slips are also possible and driving conditions may be hazardous.
Issued: 9:50am Thursday, 10th November 2022
Area: Bay of Plenty including Rotorua
Valid: 9:00am Friday to 3:00am Saturday
Expect 90 to 140 mm of rain to accumulate, especially west of Kawerau and the ranges east of Opotiki. Peak rates of 15 to 25 mm/h expected during Friday afternoon and evening.