Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty: Cloudy periods. Scattered light showers this afternoon or evening, mainly south of Dargaville.
Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country: Outbreaks of rain, possibly heavy and thundery about Waitomo, Taranaki and the Kapiti Coast.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: High cloud increasing. Scattered rain about Wairarapa this morning, with brief falls elsewhere later.
Western Nelson, Buller and Westland: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers.
Remainder of Nelson and Marlborough: Mostly fine.
Canterbury and Otago: Mainly fine, but areas of low cloud near the coast morning and evening.
Southland and Fiordland: Fine spells, but rain developing in Fiordland by evening. Chatham Islands: Cloudy with patchy rain.