From Northland to Wellington, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Mostly fine, but cloud increasing in the west and south of Waikato tonight, with patchy drizzle developing tomorrow.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: A few showers north of Napier clearing this afternoon and becoming fine everywhere. A few spots of rain in Wairarapa tomorrow evening.
Buller, Nelson, Marlborough: Fine, but cloudy in the west tonight. Rain developing there tomorrow, with some heavy falls on ranges, and scattered falls spreading east at night.
Westland, Fiordland: Fine at first. Rain with some heavy falls developing in Fiordland tonight, spreading to Westland tomorrow morning, but gradually clearing from the south.
Canterbury, Otago, Southland: Fine today. Scattered showers developing in Southland tonight, spreading north and clearing in the south tomorrow. A few late showers about coastal Southland tomorrow.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods. A few late showers tomorrow.
Monday: North Island, Rain for most places, clearing south of Waitomo to Hawkes Bay. South Island, Rain north of Westport and Kaikoura, easing to isolated showers and retreating to the ranges. Fine in the west, a few showers elsewhere clearing.
Tuesday: North Island, Rain north of Waikato. Elsewhere, becoming fine early, but rain developing later in the west, and high cloud increasing in the east. South Island, Mainly fine at first, rain developing, heavy in the west, but just scattered falls in the east, clearing later but showers remain in Fiordland.
Wednesday: North Island, Fine with high cloud in the east.Showers elsewhere, some possibly heavy. South Island, Showers for most places, heavy in the west. Chatham Islands: A period of rain with a southerly change on Monday.A few showers on Tuesday, turning to rain with strong northerlies developing. Rain easing to a few showers on Wednesday.