Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel Peninsula: Occasional showers, some heavy in the west from afternoon.
Bay of Plenty: Fine, apart from isolated showers in the west.
Taupo, Taihape and Wanganui: Scattered showers, falling as snow above 900 metres.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa, also Manawatu, Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, Wellington, Marlborough and Nelson: Fine, apart from a few evening showers about coastal Wairarapa.
Buller and Westland: Fine, apart from a few coastal showers in Buller.
Canterbury: Showers about Banks Peninsula, with southwest gales and snow above 500 metres at first. Mainly fine in Christchurch, but the odd shower this evening.
Otago, Southland and Fiordland: Showers, with snow above 400 metres at first. Southwest gales about coastal Otago.
Chatham Islands: Showers, some heavy with hail, easing this evening.
Wednesday: North Island, fine spells and a few showers near the east coast and south of Mt Taranaki to the volcanoes, becoming fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the south slowly clearing, mainly fine elsewhere but a shower or two near the east coast.
Thursday: North Island, a few showers in the far north, fine or becoming fine elsewhere. South Island, fine apart from morning cloud in the south.
Friday: North Island, fine apart from a few cloudy periods in the north. South Island, high cloud increasing, drizzle developing in Westland and Fiordland, then turning to rain south of the Glaciers.
Chatham Islands: Showers on Wednesday and Thursday, with gale southwesterlies slowly easing. Showers clearing on Friday and southwest breezes tending northwest.