Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty: Cloud increasing. Scattered showers or drizzle this afternoon or evening, mainly south of Dargaville.
Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country: Cloud increasing. Outbreaks of rain developing this morning, 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: Rain easing to isolated showers this morning.
Remainder of Nelson and Marlborough: Period of rain early morning, then fine.
Canterbury and Otago: Mainly fine. However, early rain about north Canterbury, followed by morning fog or low cloud near the coast.
Southland and Fiordland: Fine spells, but rain developing in Fiordland by evening. Chatham Islands: Cloud increasing. Patchy rain developing this morning.