Northland, Auckland: Cloudy periods and isolated showers. Becoming mostly fine in Auckland this morning.
Western areas from Waikato to Wellington, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Mainly fine. Isolated afternoon and evening showers possible north of Taihape.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay, Wairarapa: Mostly cloudy. Rain developing about Gisborne and Hawkes Bay, and drizzle spreading to Wairarapa.
Marlborough, Nelson, Buller, Westland: Fine, apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges.Morning cloud about the Sounds and Kaikoura Coast, returning this evening with drizzle patches.
Canterbury, North Otago and Dunedin: Fine, apart from some morning cloud. Cloud returning this evening and patchy coastal drizzle developing.
Central Otago, Clutha and Southland: Mostly cloudy. Patchy light rain, clearing inland this afternoon.
Fiordland: Patchy rain, easing this evening.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with drizzle at times.
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.