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Updated 5:40am NZT 20 Jan
Final update
Wind (max)

Wind Gusts

Subtropical storm
999 hPa
35 knots

50 knots
23.0°S 174.5°E


Tropical cyclone Irene today has now transitioned to a subtropical storm with lowering sea temps and more hostile wind shear. The system will completely unravel during the course of Friday and will have no impact on NZ.


This is the last update.  


Refer to your local government official warnings when making decisions
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Hauraki Gulf Weather only offers an opinion on the development and track of a cyclonic storm. We will also post opinions and updates on our our social media channels including real time updates on our twitter account . In accordance to the NZ severe weather code of conduct, all official warnings are issued by MetService under the Meteorological Services Act 1990.
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