North Island, cloudy periods in the west with a few light showers Taranaki northwards, and fine in the east. South Island, rain spreading north in the west, with some heavy falls possible. Increasing high cloud in the east, with late rain in the south.
North Island, occasional showers in the west. Mainly fine with high cloud in the east, but a few showers in Wairarapa later. South Island, rain in the west, with some heavy falls possible,easing, brief rain then cloudy periods in the east.
North Island, rain at times in the west. Mainly fine in the east. South Island, rain developing in the west, with some heavy falls possible, easing in the south later. A few showers further east. Chatham Islands
A few showers in the north and west, clearing around midday.
Cloudy periods. Isolated showers clearing this morning.
A few showers, clearing Wairarapa this morning and further north in the afternoon.
Mainly fine. A few showers about Wellington and Kapiti clearing this morning.
Fine, apart from the odd shower about Banks Peninsula at first and occasional light rain about Stewart Island.
Rain developing around midday.
Cloudy periods and a few showers.
Southwest 25 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Rough sea easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 15 knots dying out Friday morning.Developing Friday evening northwest 15 knots.
Southerly 15 knots easing to variable 10 knots early this afternoon. Sea slight. Southwest swell 4 metres, easing. Fair visibility in showers clearing this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Friday evening northwest 15 knots, rising Sunday 25 knots offshore with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
Southwesterlies ease today as a ridge moves over the region. Northwesterlies develop on Saturday and remain through Sunday.
Wind warning Nil
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Thursday: Southerly 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this morning, then turning southwest 15 knots this afternoon. Easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Thursday: Southerly 15 knots, becoming southwest 15 knots this afternoon, then easing to southwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Friday: Becoming westerly 10 knots everywhere in the morning, tending northwest at night. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Northwest rising to 15 knots early. Mostly cloudy. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots. Few showers.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: East Coast: Nil significant. West Coast: Southwest 3.5 metres easing to 2 metres today. Northwest 1 metre developing Saturday, rising to 1.5 metres Sunday.