Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Fine spells and isolated showers in the east today. Showers spreading throught for a time tomorrow afternoon.
Waikato to Taranaki, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Scattered showers clearing this evening, then fine.
Wanganui to Wellington: Mainly fine, scattered rain Kapiti northwards, clearing this evening.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Cloudy with patchy rain.
Canterbury and coastal Marlborough: Mostly cloudy, patchy drizzle clearing overnight.
Remainder of Marlborough, Nelson and Buller: Scattered rain, clearing by evening, then fine.
Westland and Fiordland: Cloud increasing and drizzle spreading south from tomorrow morning, clearing Westland later.
Southland and Otago: Mainly fine.
Chatham Islands: A few showers clearing by evening.
Friday: North Island, a shower or two from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula, rain or drizzle in the east clearing south of Wairoa,mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, cloudy periods in the west, with rain or drizzle in Fiordland, fine apart from areas of morning and evening cloud elsewhere.
Saturday: North Island, mainly fine, but a shower or two from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula, and early drizzle about Gisborne. South Island, drizzle spreading up the west coast, and rain in Fiordland spreading through Westland later, high cloud elsewhere.
Sunday: North Island, cloud increasing, and a few showers from Northland and Auckland to Bay of Plenty. South Island, rain in the west with heavy falls, and scattered brief rain further east, but more general rain developing about Nelson.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods, increasing on Sunday and northerlies developing.