Northland, Auckland, Coromandel and Bay of Plenty: Periods of rain, with some heavy falls, easing in Northland tonight.
Waikato, Waitomo and the central high country: Scattered rain.
Taranaki to Wellington, also Wairarapa: Often cloudy, but some fine spells in the west.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay: Occasional rain, becoming persistent north of Napier this afternoon.
Marlborough, Canterbury, Nelson and Buller: Mostly fine, but morning cloud in Marlborough, and becoming cloudy in Buller this evening.
Westland: Cloud increasing, with rain spreading north from afternoon.
Fiordland: Showers turning to rain this afternoon, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls tonight.
Southland and Otago: Mainly fine, but rain in Southland tonight.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy, with light rain morning and night.
Sunday: North Island, a few showers in the west Manawatu northwards, fine spells in the south, and rain clearing elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in the west and south, with some heavy falls in Fiordland and Westland, and mainly fine elsewhere.
Monday: North Island, occasional showers in the west Manawatu northwards, and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in the west and south, with snow to low levels in the south, mainly fine elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, showers spreading to most places. South Island, showers clearing in the west, and showers spreading to most places elsewhere, with snow to low levels.
Chatham Islands: Rain on Sunday. Occasional showers on Monday, becoming more frequent on Tuesday. Fresh westerlies developing on Sunday and persisting throughout the period.