Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Rain in Northland and a few showers elsewhere. Rain spreading further south during the morning, possibly heavy and thundery at times in the east.
Bay of Plenty and Taupo: Cloud increasing and patchy drizzle developing this morning.
Waikato to Manawatu and Gisborne to Wairarapa, excluding Taranaki: Fine apart from some cloudy periods.
Taranaki: Cloudy periods, and a few showers clearing this morning.
Horowhenua to Wellington: Mostly cloudy with a few showers.
Nelson and Marlborough Sounds: Scattered rain.
Remainder of Marlborough to Southland: Fine with high cloud.
Buller: Rain, heavy at times, easing this morning.
Westland: Cloudy, with some patchy rain or drizzle.
Fiordland: Rain, mainly in the south and heavy there at times.
Chatham Islands: A few showers.
Monday: North Island, showers over the northern half and mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, periods of rain in the north and west and thick high cloud elsewhere.
Tuesday: North Island, rain over the northern half with heavy falls. Scattered lighter rain elsewhere. South Island, rain in the north and west also setting in the far south. Mostly cloudy elsewhere.
Wednesday: North Island, showers, heavy and possibly thundery over the northern half. South Island, rain or showers in the west clearing. Rain elsewhere with cold southerlies strengthening. Snow lowering to 300 metres in the south and 600 metres about Canterbury.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods on Monday with northerlies. Cloud increasing on Tuesday with northeasterlies becoming strong. Rain on Wednesday.