Northland: Occasional showers, some heavy in the afternoon.
Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty: Often cloudy with one or two showers.
The remainder of the North Island: Cloudy periods. Isolated afternoon and evening showers, possibly heavy from Taranaki to .
Nelson and Marlborough: Cloudy periods. Rain developing in the morning, heavy about the ranges, easing at night.
Buller: Fine in the north, but scattered rain in the south. Rain becoming widespread in the morning with some heavy falls.
Westland: Mostly cloudy, but rain with heavy falls north of Hokitika, clearing in the morning.
Fiordland: Cloudy with patchy drizzle turning to rain in the evening.
Canterbury: Mostly cloudy, with early morning drizzle. Isolated afternoon showers about the ranges.
Otago and Southland: Cloudy periods.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy. Drizzle developing at night.
Thursday: North Island, fine spells, though rain about East Cape at first. A few afternoon or evening showers from Taupo to Northland. South Island, drizzle in the north, turning to rain in Buller.Heavier rain developing south of the Glaciers. High cloud elsewhere.
Friday: North Island, drizzle developing with humid northerlies turning to rain later, but fine in the east. South Island, heavy rain in the west easing, but returning to Fiordland later. Brief falls elsewhere.
Saturday: North Island, rain some with heavy falls, but only scattered falls in the east. Northerlies strengthening. South Island, rain, with heavy falls in the west.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with drizzle at times. Rain developing on Saturday.