Northland to Taranaki, also Coromandel and the central high country: Scattered showers today, some heavy. Clearing tomorrow, apart from a few showers in South Taranaki.
Bay of Plenty: Mainly fine, the odd shower today. Isolated showers east of Whakatane tomorrow.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa: Fine spells today, and a few showers chiefly inland. Mainly fine tomorrow, however morning showers about coastal Gisborne and a few showers about Wairarapa tomorrow afternoon.
Wanganui to Wellington, also Nelson: Mainly fine. Isolated showers today.
Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago: Fine spells today, and a few showers chiefly inland, possibly thundery about Marlborough. Mainly fine tomorrow, with isolated showers about Clutha and inland Marlborough.
Buller, Westland: A few showers, clearing south of Hokitika tomorrow morning.
Fiordland, Southland: Cloudy periods and a few showers, especially near the coast.
Chatham Islands: Showers, some heavy this afternoon.
Wednesday: Mainly fine, isolated showers in the east from Bay of Plenty to the northern Hawkes Bay ranges, and late drizzle about the fiords.
Thursday: North Island, mainly fine, isolated showers from Bay of Plenty to the northern Hawkes Bay ranges at first and in Northland later. South Island, cloud increasing in the west, with patchy drizzle turning to rain in Fiordland, mainly fine elsewhere, but high cloud with scattered late rain in the far south.
Friday: North Island, mainly fine, but cloudier from Taranaki to Kapiti. South Island, rain or drizzle in the west and far south clearing,then fine everywhere apart from showers in Fiordland and cloudy periods along the east coast.
Chatham Islands: On Wednesday, showers clearing and fine spells increasing, southwesterlies dying away. Mainly fine on Thursday, with northwesterlies developing. Cloudy periods on Friday, with winds turning southerly then dying away.