North Island, fine in the east and south, but cloudy periods elsewhere and isolated afternoon showers about Northland and Coromandel Peninsula. South Island, areas of rain in the west and south. Cloudy periods and isolated showers elsewhere, but fine about Marlborough and Nelson.
North Island, partly cloudy. South Island, showers or rain in the west, with heavy falls, also in the south later. Fine in the east and north.
North Island, partly cloudy, with isolated showers about Northland, but fine in the east. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west, easing. A few showers elsewhere, gradually clearing.
Cloudy periods and northwesterlies. A period of showers late Monday as winds briefly change southwest.
Cloudy periods, isolated showers north of Waikato, spreading elsewhere from afternoon.
Mainly fine, evening cloud.
Areas of cloud, with isolated showers north of Wairoa. Clearing to fine this morning.
Mostly fine, but the odd shower in Buller and Westland, and cloudy with drizzle about the Fiords.
Mainly fine, areas of morning and evening cloud.
Cloudy periods, and isolated showers about the south coast.
Cloudy periods. A few light showers possible.
Southwest 20 knots. Changing easterly 25 knots early morning, easing to 15 knots by early afternoon, and to variable 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres for a time. Fair visibility in a few showers spreading from the east this morning, clearing this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Changing Monday afternoon southwest 15 knots, easing early Tuesday variable 10 knots.
Southerly 20 knots. Becoming variable 10 knots but easterly 15 knots north of Tauroa Point this morning. Moderate sea easing.Southwest swell 3 metres, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Monday morning variable 10 knots everywhere. Developing early Monday,northeast 15 knots.Moderate southwest swell, easing Monday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge of high pressure covers the country today. A series of fronts affect the far south of the South Island from Monday,but the high remains slow moving over the North Island.
Strong wind advisory in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville
For Manukau Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 10 knots. Turning southwest 10 knots this afternoon, then easing to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy, early isolated showers. For Waitemata Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 15 knots. Tending northeast 15 knots mid-morning, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy, fair visibility in a few showers. For Hauraki Gulf: Sunday: Easterly 15 knots but 20 knots gusting 30 knots north of Whangaparaoa, rising to 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the north this morning. Tending northeast 15 knots everywhere late morning, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough in the north for a time this morning. Partly cloudy, fair visibility in a few showers. For the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Southerly 15 knots, changing easterly 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots about the Colville Channel early morning. Easing to easterly 20 knots gusting 30 knots everywhere late morning. Tending northeast 15 knots this afternoon, easing to 10 knots this evening. Sea becoming rough for a time this morning. Partly cloudy, fair visibility in a few showers.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Southwest 10 knots developing morning, rising to 15 knots for a time in the afternoon. Cloudy periods and isolated showers,clearing later. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Afternoon sea breeze 10 knots. Partly cloudy. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Partly cloudy.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: East Coast: Northeast 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres about the Outer Gulf for a time today. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres Monday and to 1 metre Wednesday.