Nth Island Thunderstorms - Aug 28 - Sep 01

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Nth Island Thunderstorms - Aug 28 - Sep 01

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Sunday looks like the best chance for thunder for the upper North Island.
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GFS CAPE numbers for Sunday afternoon
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Picked up 18mm here overnight. 93mm MTD makes it the wettest month this year now
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bit of a reversed trend lately with the City area getting more than me
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17mm overnight locally. Up to 63mm MTD, still 51mm below my average of 113mm. More to come over the next couple of days though.
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Just had 10mm in well under 10 mins. Good afternoon shower!


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On the warmer side of the system today, up to 19C for Auckland, dry here so far.

Thunderstorm activity over Northland.
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thunder Auckland last 10 minutes.
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decent clap here.
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Lightning/ thunder observed here, a cell just north of here.
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Yes, heard distant thunder in Howick just now after a mostly fine day so far.
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I see the airport has had a SW breeze against the N we have over here. Convergence storms, perhaps
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Widely scattered thunder. Saw a good CG.
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My seismometer readings of the nearest CG. High frequency detection was fizzy before the clap.
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Activity died pretty quick. Just some moderate rain here now
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Hail mixed heavy rain here now!

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Just observed a nice nice Cg out the side of a cell just NE of here
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Nice anvil on that CB to the west
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still can hear thunder.
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Clouds going up, another photo.
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Heard a few rumbles in the distance about 30 minutes ago.
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Lightning activity is low.
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A couple of photos
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Got some shots of a thunderstorm we'll walking around western springs lake today, the thunder really scared the birds.
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Also one from home but captured in a time-lapse video so a lucky frame I guess..
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