20 Jul 2023

Heavy rain warning for opening World Cup match

From Morning Report, 6:45 am on 20 July 2023

MetService is warning football fans to pack something waterproof for tonight's first game of the FIFA Women's World Cup.

A heavy rain watch is in place for Auckland and Northland and an orange heavy rain warning for the Coromandel Peninsula.

MetService meteorologist John Law spoke to Ingrid Hipkiss.