Northland: Occasional showers, some heavy and possibly thundery from evening.
Auckland to Taranaki, including Coromandel Peninsula: Occasional showers, some heavy in the west from evening. Showers clearing from the south tomorrow morning but in Auckland early afternoon.
Bay of Plenty: Fine, apart from isolated showers in the west.
Taupo, Taihape, Wanganui: Scattered showers with snow above 900 metres, easing overnight.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay: Mainly fine. A few coastal showers tomorrow.
Wairarapa, Wellington: Cloudy periods developing in Wairarapa this evening with a few showers, spreading to Wellington tomorrow.
Manawatu, Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, also Nelson, Marlborough, Buller, Westland: Fine, apart from a few coastal showers in Buller today and about the Kaikoura Coast tomorrow.
Canterbury: Cloudy periods. Occasional showers about Banks Peninsula and the odd shower in Christchurch.
Otago, Southland, Fiordland: Showers gradually becoming confined to the south coast.
Chatham Islands: Showers easing.
Thursday: Fine or becoming fine in most places. However, a few showers in the far north, and cloudy periods in Fiordland.
Friday: North Island, fine apart from a few showers in the far north. South Island, high cloud increasing, drizzle developing in Westland, rain developing in Fiordland spreading to the Glaciers later.
Saturday: North Island, long fine spells in most places, cloud increasing from Taranaki to Wairarapa southwards with scattered rain later. South Island, rain in the north and west, heavy falls about the ranges, and scattered falls further east, easing in Westland and Fiordland later and clearing in Otago and Southland.
Chatham Islands: Showers gradually clearing on Thursday and southwesterlies easing further. Long fine spells and light winds on Friday. Increasing cloudy periods and freshening northerlies on Saturday.