Severe weather watch for Nelson


There’s been a severe weather watch in place for Nelson since Sunday afternoon, warning of heavy rain till this afternoon.

The watch is for heavy rain possibly reaching warning criteria, which means over 100mm of rain in 24 hours.

Following the heavy rain on Saturday and Sunday, Metservice predicts occasional rain and light wind for Monday with temperatures up to 22°.

Tuesday will mainly be fine with some clouds and a high of 23°.