Northland to Wanganui, also Bay of Plenty and the central high country: Scattered showers, with possible thunderstorms inland, clearing tonight. Fine tomorrow, apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers north of Auckland city.
Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Fine, apart from isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges today.
Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa, Nelson and Marlborough: Mainly fine.
Buller: Cloudy periods. Drizzle tomorrow night.
Westland: Fine today. Cloud and rain spreading north tomorrow, with possibly some heavy falls.
Fiordland: Drizzle, turning to rain tonight with some heavy falls, gradually easing tomorrow.
Canterbury: Fine today. High cloud tomorrow, with a few showers south of Christchurch from afternoon.
Otago: Mainly fine today. Cloudy tomorrow, with scattered rain until evening.
Southland: Scattered rain, clearing tomorrow afternoon and fine spells increasing inland.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods.
Sunday: North Island, mainly fine, cloudy periods in the southwest. South Island, rain or drizzle at times in the west, mainly fine in the east.
Monday: North Island, mainly fine, cloudy periods in the southwest. South Island, rain in the west with some heavy falls, scattered rain or showers further east, but dry in Marlborough and much of Nelson.
Tuesday: North Island, cloudy periods, with patchy drizzle in the far north, and a period of light rain or drizzle in the far south. South Island, rain or drizzle in the west, scattered rain or drizzle in the north for a time, cloudy periods elsewhere with scattered rain in the south later.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods with light rain or drizzle at times through Tuesday. Winds mainly light.