For all of the North Island: Fine and cloudy periods. Isolated showers about the ranges of Gisborne and Hawkes Bay this afternoon. Isolated afternoon showers tomorrow for Waikato, Central High Country, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa, some possibly heavy.
Nelson and Marlborough: Fine with high cloud. Brief afternoon and evening rain for Nelson tomorrow.
Buller: Mostly cloudy. A few showers, turning to rain tomorrow evening.
Westland and Fiordland: Rain becoming patchy this evening, but becoming widespread again tomorrow afternoon, with some heavy falls and thunderstorms about Westland, easing at night.
Canterbury: Cloudy periods, with brief afternoon or evening rain tomorrow.
Otago and Southland: Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers, some heavy this afternoon, clearing tonight. Rain developing tomorrow afternoon, with some heavy falls, easing at night. Chatham Islands: Cloudy, with a few showers until this evening.