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Topic # 129322 10-Sep-2013 18:40
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My area, the flat part of Dunedin. The odd gust of wind, but nothing major, and showers now and then. 

How is it in your part of NZ? 

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  Reply # 892980 10-Sep-2013 22:52
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Howling gale outside right now, 80km from Wellington.

2 hour power cut this morning, tree branches on roads and so on.

And if I hear the banal expression 'weather bomb' on TV tomorrow I swear I shall scream!!





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  Reply # 892985 10-Sep-2013 22:58
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Nothing in Auckland yet obviously. I heard they'd clocked 230km/h gusts in Canterbury highlands though. That's hurricane stuff

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 892987 10-Sep-2013 22:59
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East side of Christchurch in an as-yet-unrepaired wooden house. Loud wind, shakes the house so much I want to board up the windows and sleep in a hammock. I feel like I'm in a boat on the high seas. And the dust storms, sometimes can barely see the other side of the road. Not to mention all the dust that gets in the house, I can barely breath, if this keeps up for another day I'll have silicosis by the end of tomorrow.

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  Reply # 892990 10-Sep-2013 23:02
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Island Bay - Wellington, a little bit windy but appears to be dying down.




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  Reply # 892993 10-Sep-2013 23:07
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Christchurch west, very windy and lights dimming now and then, house and windows creaking, but at least the grounds not shaking.




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  Reply # 893025 11-Sep-2013 06:44
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CHCH, I have an entire wall of windows facing into the wind and it sounded like it was only a matter of time until something smashed into it with enough force to break it. Enough wind to actually make my curtains move and that's with rubber sealed doors and windows. Very impressive




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  Reply # 893028 11-Sep-2013 07:00
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Windy :-)




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  Reply # 893032 11-Sep-2013 07:22
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Wellington city and inner northern suburbs - windy but no damage as far as I can see.




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  Reply # 893039 11-Sep-2013 07:34
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It's been pretty windy, but nothing to write home about.




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  Reply # 893044 11-Sep-2013 07:42

Wiiiiindy! Glad i live in part of Welly with no overhead lines.

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  Reply # 893055 11-Sep-2013 08:15
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garbonzai: Christchurch west, very windy and lights dimming now and then, house and windows creaking, but at least the grounds not shaking.

 

So I wasn't going crazy, had that out east too.

 

Someone thought they saw lightning last night, but I couldn't see it.

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  Reply # 893056 11-Sep-2013 08:17
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27 and calm, bit muggy and 4.15 here in Hong Kong.

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  Reply # 894373 11-Sep-2013 17:16
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Rain, muggy, sun, rain & thunder, sun, rain, sun and muggy. I think in that order. Hopefully the weather will calm down a bit tomorrow.

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  Reply # 894426 11-Sep-2013 19:20
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Windy and wet in Ohakune, according to the weather station its gusting to 50kmh
http://smokeytrain.com/
http://smokeytrain.com/gauges-ss.htm

Still its a warm 11.5 degrees

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