Northland to Taranaki: Fine, apart from isolated showers about the west coast.
Bay of Plenty, Coromandel Peninsula and the central high country: Fine.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Mainly fine. However, isolated showers about the Gisborne ranges and Wairarapa this afternoon.
Wanganui to Wellington, also Nelson: Fine, apart from the odd morning shower in Wanganui and Manawatu.
Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago: Mainly fine. Isolated showers about coastal Clutha, and inland Marlborough this afternoon.
Buller and Westland: A few showers north of Hokitika, mainly this morning, 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.