Northland, Auckland: Showers, some possibly heavy until this evening, clearing tomorrow.
Waikato to Taranaki, also Taupo, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty : Rain, with some heavy, possibly thundery falls, easing to a few showers tonight and clearing tomorrow.
Wanganui to Wellington, also Gisborne to Wairarapa : Scattered showers, but rain with some heavy falls for northern Gisborne, easing this evening, then clearing tomorrow afternoon. Northerlies rising to gale in Wellington late tomorrow.
Nelson, Buller and Marlborough Sounds : Showers, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls this afternoon or evening.
Canterbury, Otago, Southland and elsewhere in Marlborough : Low cloud near the coast, fine spells inland. Scattered afternoon and evening showers inland today, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls in the south.
Westland, Fiordland: Showers, turning to rain tomorrow evening, some heavy and possibly thundery in the south. Chatham Islands: Low cloud. Rain tomorrow.