Northland: Showers becoming isolated this morning, fine spells increasing.
Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Rain easing this morning, clearing in the afternoon.
Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Morning cloud then fine.
Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country, Wairarapa, also Marlborough and Nelson: Remaining showers clearing this morning then fine. However, showers return tonight.
Buller and Westland: A period of rain today, heavy for a time with possible thunderstorms.
Canterbury: Mostly fine this morning with northwest gales developing inland. Showers with a southerly change this afternoon, snow to 300 metres tonight.
Otago, Southland and Fiordland: Rain turning to showers this morning, snow gradually lowering to near sea level.
Chatham Islands: Mainly fine, light rain tonight.
Sunday: North Island, occasional showers, with snow lowering to 500 metres in the far south, mostly clearing from North Taranaki and Taupo to Coromandel Peninsula northwards later, and in the southwest at night. South Island, showers, with snow to low levels, receding to the south, and exposed eastern coasts later, becoming mainly fine elsewhere.
Monday: North Island,isolated showers in the north,remaining showers elsewhere clearing, then mainly fine, morning frosts in sheltered places. South Island, mainly fine with morning frosts, remaining showers receding to near Foveaux Strait.
Tuesday: Mainly fine with morning frosts, isolated showers in the far north and near Foveaux Strait at first, and cloudy periods in Fiordland.
Chatham Islands: Rain easing to occasional showers early Sunday with a change to cold strengthening southwesterlies. Strong cold southwesterlies and showers on Monday and Tuesday.