Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Mostly fine.
Wairarapa and Wellington: Showers about the ranges north of Wellington city, clearing during the morning and becoming mainly fine. However, isolated showers developing in Wairarapa this afternoon or evening.
The remainder of the North Island: Showers, some possibly heavy this morning, becoming few and far between this afternoon.
Nelson: Fine, apart from a few showers about the western ranges.
Marlborough: Fine, apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers about the Kaikoura Coast.
Canterbury: Cloudy at times.
Otago and Southland: Becoming fine this morning, but a few showers may linger about the south coast. Brief rain developing everywhere this evening.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Often cloudy. Showers, turning to rain in Fiordland from late afternoon with brief heavy falls. Chatham Islands: A few showers.