Northland to Taranaki, also Taupo and Bay of Plenty: Showers, heavy and thundery at times, clearing in the evening.
Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Long fine spells, but scattered showers on western ranges.
Wanganui to Wellington, also Wairarapa: Fine spells, but scattered showers during the afternoon and evening.
Marlborough and Nelson: Showers, clearing for a time this morning.
Buller: Occasional rain, becoming persistent in the evening.
Westland: Rain, heavy at times.
Fiordland: Rain spreading south this morning, possibly heavy.
Canterbury and Otago: Patchy rain or drizzle clearing this morning, then mainly fine.
Southland: Mainly fine with high cloud. Chatham Islands: Periods of rain.