Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Mainly fine. Isolated showers in the east of Northland today and elsewhere tomorrow afternoon and evening.
Waikato to Taranaki, also the central high country and Bay of Plenty: Fine. Cloudy periods tomorrow, with isolated afternoon and evening showers.
Gisborne: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, turning to rain tomorrow morning.
Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa: Fine today. Cloudy tomorrow with patchy drizzle, turning to rain in Hawkes Bay from afternoon.
Wanganui to Wellington: Fine. Cloudy periods from tomorrow afternoon.
Nelson, Buller and Westland: Fine.
Fiordland: Rain with a few heavy falls, easing tomorrow.
Marlborough and Canterbury: Fine. Cloud increasing tomorrow afternoon and patchy drizzle developing.
Otago and Southland: Mostly cloudy, with patchy rain in Southland, spreading elsewhere tomorrow morning then clearing inland.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy. Drizzle at times tomorrow.
Wednesday Thursday: North Island, humid, with scattered rain or showers for most places, more persistent in the east with heavy falls in Gisborne, remaining dry from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, patchy drizzle in the south and east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Friday: North Island, humid, with scattered rain or showers in most places, but remaining dry from Wanganui to Wellington. South Island, patchy drizzle in the east, long fine spells elsewhere, and a few afternoon and evening showers inland.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with rain or drizzle at times throughout the period. Easterlies dying away on Thursday then tending southerly.