Northland, Auckland, and Coromandel Peninsula: Rain clearing before dawn, then cloudy periods and the odd evening shower.
Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Scattered rain clearing this morning and becoming fine.
Waikato to Manawatu, also the central high country: Cloudy periods. A few showers developing this afternoon.
Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, Wellington and Wairarapa, also Nelson, Marlborough and Canterbury: Mainly fine.
Buller and Westland: Periods of showers, heavy at times and possibly thundery with small hail in Westland.
Fiordland and coastal Southland: Occasional rain, heavy and thundery at times. Snow lowering to 200 metres this evening.
Inland Southland and Otago: Scattered showers clearing early, but returning this afternoon, with snow lowering to 300 metres this evening.
Chatham Islands: Rain easing to a few showers this afternoon.
Monday: North Island, occasional showers in the west, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers with some heavy in the west and south, and snow to 100 metres in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, showers spreading to most places. South Island, showers clearing in the west, and showers spreading to most places elsewhere, with snow to near sea level in the south.
Wednesday: North Island, rain or showers with snow lowering to 400 metres in the south and east affecting some of the higher roads. South Island, Showers in the south and east with snow to low levels in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: Occasional showers, becoming more frequent on Tuesday. Fresh westerlies persisting throughout the period.