Northland: Rain with some heavy falls, possible downpours Sunday morning. Gale easterlies, gusting 110 km/h in exposed places. Rain and wind both easing late tomorrow.
Auckland and Coromandel: Rain, with some heavy falls tomorrow. Strong easterlies, rising to gale tomorrow, gusting 100 km/h in exposed places.
Waikato to North Taranaki, Taihape and Bay of Plenty: High cloud, but a few showers west of Bay of Plenty today, turning to rain and spreading elsewhere late tomorrow.
South Taranaki to Wellington: Mainly fine, cloud increasing in Taranaki and Wanganui tomorrow.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Often cloudy, with scattered showers.
Marlborough and Canterbury: Mostly cloudy, with patchy drizzle night and morning. Afternoon fine spells in southern Canterbury and inland Marlborough.
For the remainder of the South Island: Fine, apart from areas of cloud or fog night and morning.
Chatham Islands: Mainly fine, but low cloud night and morning.
Monday: North Island, rain or showers in most places, only a few spots of rain from Wanganui southwards. South Island, drizzle in the east from Banks Peninsula northwards, cloudy periods elsewhere, especially about Nelson and along the east coast.
Tuesday: North Island, occasional showers from Waitomo to Taihape to Bay of Plenty northwards, rain elsewhere clearing, mainly fine from Wanganui to Kapiti. South Island, cloudy periods, mainly in the east, with drizzle in the northeast clearing.
Wednesday: North Island, a few showers from Waitomo to Taihape to Bay of Plenty northwards, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, cloudy periods, increasing in the south with rain developing about the fiords and scattered rain spreading further east.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods on Monday and Tuesday. A few showers on Wednesday. Easterlies developing on Monday then dying away on Wednesday.