Northland, Auckland and Coromandel: Fine, apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers.
From Waikato to Manawatu including Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. Long fine spells. A few showers in Taranaki this morning. Scattered showers this afternoon and evening for inland areas, some heavy with thunderstorms.
For Horowhenua Kapiti Coast: Cloudy periods, with some drizzle this morning.
Wellington, Wairarapa, Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury and Buller: Fine, but areas of low cloud about Canterbury coast this morning.
Westland: Cloud increasing. Rain developing in the south this evening.
Otago: High cloud increasing. A few spots of rain from afternoon.
Southland: Patchy rain developing this afternoon.
Fiordland: Rain, with some heavy falls from afternoon. Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.