Northland to Waitomo, Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taupo: Today, cloudy periods in Auckland, Waikato and Waitomo but isolated showers elsewhere. Showers everywhere tomorrow, some heavy and thundery south of Auckland City.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Occasional rain or drizzle in Hawkes Bay and Gisborne, spreading to Wairarapa this afternoon or evening.
Wanganui and Manawatu: Fine.
Taranaki, Taumarunui, Taihape, Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast and Wellington: Fine today, but some showers tomorrow.
Buller, Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury: Fine, apart from some showers inland today. Isolated showers tomorrow, mainly about the ranges.
Westland: Fine, apart from afternoon showers about the ranges today and tomorrow.
Fiordland, Southland and Otago: Patchy light rain or drizzle today. Showers tomorrow, but becoming fine in inland Southland.
Chatham Islands: Rain or drizzle at times.
Thursday: North Island, a few showers in the north, patchy rain or drizzle in eastern areas further south, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, patchy drizzle in the east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Friday: North Island, a few drizzle patches in the north, scattered light rain or drizzle in the east from Coromandel to Wairarapa,mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, patchy drizzle in the east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Saturday: North Island, scattered light rain or drizzle in many places, but only a few drizzle patches in the north. South Island, rain spreading up the west coast, high cloud and a few spots of rain elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with rain easing to patchy drizzle on Friday. Drizzle at times over the weekend. Easterlies dying away on Thursday then tending southerly.