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Topic # 113026 2-Jan-2013 23:46 Send private message

Grrrrr cant sleep with wind tonight in Hataitai!


Metservice shows Northerly 70kmph gusting 106 kmph
Seems worse but is that my imagination.
sounds like i have a cleanup in morning.





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  Reply # 739539 2-Jan-2013 23:55 Send private message

I been watching www.flightradar24.com, 2 flights in the past hour aborted and gone to auckland

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  Reply # 739549 3-Jan-2013 00:34 Send private message

Yeah its pretty bad but hey, got to be tough to live here in Wellington :D

Or maybe just silly...

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  Reply # 739553 3-Jan-2013 01:11 Send private message

All fine in Auckland if that helps ??





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  Reply # 739555 3-Jan-2013 01:20 Send private message

my favourite weather monitor when I was in wellington few years ago.

http://joker.41south.net.nz/weather/weather.htm





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  Reply # 739557 3-Jan-2013 03:19 Send private message

It made it up to Whanganui too but seems to have passed now.  Wide awake here too...Undecided

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  Reply # 739597 3-Jan-2013 09:25 Send private message

Yeah it was pretty bad even in Lower Hutt. kept me up most of the night. Lucky I use bungy ties on my wheelbin. 




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  Reply # 739613 3-Jan-2013 10:13 Send private message

I was pretty bad on top of Maupuia hill. 

The view overlooking the airport and the entrance to the harbour is wonderful so I guess there has to be a price to pay. 

The worst part was it was really hot inside as we had to keep the windows closed due to vertical blinds and window shapes which mean they can't be pulled back, no nice breeze for us!

Amazing how calm it was this morning. 




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  Reply # 739614 3-Jan-2013 10:14 Send private message

Seems to have blown itself out which is good. It wasn't too bad where we are on Khandallah hill at the top of Onslow Road. I think we are fairly sheltered from the north, but pretty exposed from the south. Still for an old house it stands up to the wind fairly well!

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  Reply # 739615 3-Jan-2013 10:19 Send private message

Very quiet this morning, but we're glad we got back in Wellington around 8pm, just before the wind got fierce...





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