Northland to Taranaki, also Coromandel and the central high country: Fine, apart from isolated showers about the west coast until the afternoon.
Bay of Plenty: Fine, apart from isolated showers east of Whakatane.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Mainly fine, however isolated showers about Gisborne and also Wairarapa this afternoon.
Wanganui to Wellington, also Nelson: Isolated showers in Wanganui and Manawatu clearing late morning, otherwise fine.
Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago: Mainly fine, with isolated showers about coastal Clutha and inland Marlborough.
Buller and Westland: A few showers north of Hokitika, otherwise fine.
Fiordland and Southland: Cloudy periods and isolated showers near the coast.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods and the odd shower.
Wednesday: Mainly fine, isolated showers in the east from Bay of Plenty to the northern Hawkes Bay ranges, and late drizzle about the fiords.
Thursday: North Island, mainly fine, isolated showers from Bay of Plenty to the northern Hawkes Bay ranges at first and in Northland later. South Island, cloud increasing in the west, with patchy drizzle turning to rain in Fiordland, mainly fine elsewhere, but high cloud with scattered late rain in the far south.
Friday: North Island, mainly fine, but cloudier from Taranaki to Kapiti. South Island, rain or drizzle in the west and far south clearing,then fine everywhere apart from showers in Fiordland and cloudy periods along the east coast.
Chatham Islands: On Wednesday, showers clearing and fine spells increasing, southwesterlies dying away. Mainly fine on Thursday, with northwesterlies developing. Cloudy periods on Friday, with winds turning southerly then dying away.