From Northland to Waitomo and Bay of Plenty, including the central high country: Periods of rain with some heavy falls, but scattered rain south of Hamilton and west of Taupo.
Taranaki to Wellington, also Wairarapa: Any remaining light rain clearing before dawn, then cloudy periods.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay: Scattered rain, becoming persistent north of Napier by afternoon.
Marlborough and Canterbury: Cloud and patchy rain clearing before dawn, then mainly fine.
Nelson and Buller: Mainly fine.
Westland: Cloud increasing, with rain spreading north this afternoon and evening.
Fiordland: Scattered showers, turning to rain this afternoon with heavy falls tonight.
Southland and Otago: Mainly fine, but rain develops in Southland and Clutha tonight.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy with rain morning and night.
Sunday: North Island, a few showers in the west Manawatu northwards, fine spells in the south, and rain clearing elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in the west and south, with some heavy falls in Fiordland and Westland, and mainly fine elsewhere.
Monday: North Island, occasional showers in the west Manawatu northwards, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and south, with snow to low levels in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, showers spreading to most places. South Island, showers clearing in the west, and showers spreading to most places elsewhere, with snow to low levels.
Chatham Islands: Rain on Sunday. Occasional showers on Monday, becoming more frequent on Tuesday. Fresh westerlies developing on Sunday and persisting throughout the period.