For Northland : Fine, apart from isolated showers in the west during the morning and night.
In the west from Auckland to Wellington, including the central high country : Fine, apart isolated light showers north of Kapiti Coast tonight.
Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty and Gisborne to Wairarapa, also Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago : Fine weather.
Nelson : Fine, apart from a few areas of morning cloud.
Buller to Fiordland : Cloudy periods with a few showers.
Southland : Fine apart from a few light showers about the coast.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy at times, with one or two showers.
Saturday: Cloudy periods and isolated showers in the west of both islands, also about Foveaux Strait. Mainly fine elsewhere. Strong or gale westerlies in the far south.
Sunday: North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers in the north and west. Mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, showers in Fiordland turning to rain. Patchy drizzle further north in the west, also about Foveaux Strait. Mainly fine elsewhere. Strong or gale westerlies about the south coast.
Monday: North Island, mainly fine in Bay of Plenty and from Gisborne to Wairarapa. Cloudy periods and isolated showers elsewhere. Northwesterlies possibly rising to gale in Wairarapa and Wellington. South Island, rain with heavy falls spreading northwards in the west. Occasional rain developing in the south, with a few spots in Canterbury. Mainly fine in the northeast.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods and the odd shower on Saturday, with fresh westerlies. Mainly fine with fresh northwesterlies Sunday and Monday.