Northland and Great Barrier Island: Fine and cloudy periods. Isolated showers, mainly in the east.
Western areas from Auckland down to Wellington, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Mainly fine. Isolated afternoon and evening showers possible north of Taihape tomorrow.
Gisborne: Mostly cloudy. A few light showers, turning to rain at times tomorrow.
Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: A few showers developing tomorrow, then turning to rain for a time about Hawkes Bay in the afternoon.
Nelson, Buller and Westland: Fine.
Marlborough, Canterbury and North Otago: Fine tonight. Cloud increasing later tomorrow and patchy drizzle developing at night.
Central Otago, Dunedin, Clutha and Southland: Mostly cloudy. Scattered rain about Southland, spreading elsewhere for a time tomorrow.
Fiordland: Rain, easing tomorrow evening.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy. Showers developing tomorrow.
Wednesday Thursday: North Island, humid, with scattered rain or showers for most places, more persistent in the east with heavy falls in Gisborne, remaining dry from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, patchy drizzle in the south and east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Friday: North Island, humid, with scattered rain or showers in most places, but remaining dry from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, patchy drizzle in the east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with rain or drizzle at times throughout the period. Easterlies dying away on Thursday then tending southerly.