Northland, Auckland: A few showers in Northland retreating to the far north this morning, but spreading elsewhere this evening.
Waikato to Taranaki, also Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty and Taupo: Fine.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay: Rain about the coast, spreading farther inland this morning, easing and retreating to the coast this evening.
Wanganui and Taihape to Kapiti: Scattered showers, with snow above 700 metres in Taihape at first. Showers clearing in Manawatu and Kapiti during the afternoon.
Wellington and Wairarapa: Occasional showers, clearing in Wellington this evening.
Marlborough and Canterbury and Otago: A few showers near the coast, mainly about the Kaikoura Coast, Banks Peninsula and Clutha. Cloudy elsewhere at first, but becoming fine during the day.
Southland: Occasional showers.
Nelson, Buller and Westland: Fine.
Fiordland: Fine, but a few showers developing from afternoon. Chatham Islands: Showers, some heavy.