Showers for most, clearing and becoming fine for the eastern North Island, and also the northeastern part of the South Island.
Showers spreading everywhere, some possibly heavy in the far south at first.
North Island, mainly fine, but scattered showers about the ranges during the afternoon and evening. South Island, a few showers in the west and far south, and also about the northern ranges during the afternoon and evening. Mainly fine elsewhere.
Rain on Sunday, heavy for a time, then showers on Monday and Tuesday. Gale northeasterlies changing strong southwesterly late Sunday, then easing slightly on Monday.
Mostly cloudy with isolated showers. Fine spells developing late morning with isolated thunderstorms about the ranges of Gisborne and Hawkes Bay.
Patchy drizzle, clearing this morning and fine spells increasing.
Patchy drizzle clearing this morning and fine spells developing. However, isolated afternoon showers about the ranges.
Cloudy, with a few showers. Fine breaks developing this afternoon.
Cloud increasing, and rain or drizzle developing this afternoon or evening.
Becoming fine this morning.
Fine with areas of high cloud.
A few showers clearing and fine spells developing this morning.
Variable 10 knots. Northeast 15 knots developing late this morning. Sea slight. Northeast swell rising to 2 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Changing Saturday evening southwest 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate northeast swell easing Sunday.
Variable 10 knots. Northerly 15 knots developing late this evening. Sea slight. Westerly swell 2 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Rising Saturday morning northerly 25 knots. Changing Saturday afternoon southwest 30 knots, easing early Sunday 15 knots, rising Monday 25 knots. Sea rough at times. Southwest swell becoming heavy Sunday, easing Monday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
An active trough approaches from the west today, crossing over the area during Saturday, followed by southwesterlies. A weak ridge builds over the upper North Island late Monday.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods and fair visibility in a few showers. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing this morning, rising to 15 knots for a time this afternoon and evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods with fair visibility in isolated showers.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming northerly 20 knots but 15 knots about the Harbours in the morning, changing westerly 20 knots everywhere later. Rain developing in the morning with some heavy falls possible, easing in the evening. Sunday: Rising to southwest 25 knots early, easing to 15 knots late. Showers becoming isolated and fine spells increasing. Monday: Southwest 15 knots. Showers, easing later.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East Coast: Northeast 1 metre, rising to 1.5 metres for a time today and early Saturday,easing to easterly half a metre Monday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1 metre today then rising to 3.5 metres Sunday, easing to 3 metres Monday.