Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Fine spells, with isolated showers about the east coast.
Waikato to Taranaki, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Cloudy periods, with isolated afternoon and evening showers.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Cloud increasing, with rain spreading north tomorrow.
Wanganui to Wellington: Cloudy periods, with a few showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow.
Nelson and Marlborough, excluding the Kaikoura Coast: Cloudy, with scattered rain, clearing tomorrow morning and fine spells developing.
The Kaikoura Coast, Canterbury and Otago: Periods of rain or drizzle, clearing Otago tonight and inland parts of Canterbury tomorrow morning.
Buller and Westland: Rain, clearing from the south tomorrow morning, but a few showers lingering about Buller.
Fiordland and Southland: Cloudy periods.
Chatham Islands: Rain, clearing tomorrow.
Thursday: North Island, showers in the east and a few mainly afternoon and evening showers elsewhere, but remaining fine in the southwest. South Island, some morning drizzle about Marlborough and morning cloud in many other places, especially in the east.
Friday: North Island, mainly fine, but a few showers in the east and a shower or two from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula. South Island, fine, apart from areas of morning cloud.
Saturday: North Island, mainly fine, but a shower or two from Northland to Coromandel Peninsula, also about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, mainly fine, but drizzle developing about Westland and Fiordland.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods from Thursday to Saturday.