North Island, areas of morning cloud, then mainly fine. However, becoming cloudy in the south with northwest gales in Wellington and Wairarapa. Rain developing overnight in the southwest. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west, scattered rain and northwest gales in the south. High cloud elsewhere.
North Island, a period of rain in the west, clearing and becoming fine. Mainly fine in the east. South Island, showers in the west and south, fine elsewhere.
North Island, isolated showers in the west, fine in the east. South Island, showers in the west and south, fine elsewhere.
Showers developing late Saturday and northerlies becoming strong. A period of rain on Sunday, followed by showers and strong westerlies.
Fine today. Cloudy periods tomorrow, with isolated light showers or drizzle, mainly near the coast north of Whanganui.
Fine, apart from isolated showers tomorrow afternoon and evening.
Fine apart from a period of scattered rain or drizzle tomorrow morning.
Occasional rain, clearing tomorrow morning, but returning to Fiordland in the evening.
Low cloud and drizzle developing tonight, then clearing for a time tomorrow afternoon.
Cloudy periods, with longer fine spells tomorrow, apart from eastern Otago where a light showers are also likely.
Cloudy periods and a few light showers.
Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Northeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 20 knots, turning Saturday evening northwest 15 knots, rising early Sunday 25 knots with rough sea, turning late Sunday southwest 20 knots.
Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 2 metres, easing. Northeast swell in the north, 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots turning Saturday evening northwest 15 knots, changing late Sunday southwest 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell developing Sunday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge lies over the area for the next few days, except for a very weak front passing on Friday. Another front also weakens as it crosses the North Island on Sunday, followed by a southwest flow for Monday.
Strong wind advisory in force for the Hauraki Gulf, and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville.
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Thursday: Southwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots late evening. Moderate sea, easing late evening. Fine, with evening cloud. Friday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, with isolated showers from afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Thursday: Southwest 20 knots, but 25 knots gusting 35 knots towards the Barrier Islands and Colville Channel. Southwest easing to 15 knots but 20 knots in the east by late evening. Rough sea in the east, easing late evening. Fine, with evening cloud. Friday: Southwest easing to 15 knots everywhere in the morning. Rising to southwest 20 knots again in the east for a time in the afternoon and early evening. Moderate sea in the east at times. Cloudy periods.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Becoming variable 5 knots early. Southwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon, turning northwest 15 knots in the evening. Fine spells. Sunday: Northwest 15 knots, turning southwest 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Monday: Southwest rising to 20 knots in the morning. Cloudy periods.
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: East Coast: Northeast about half a metre. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres Friday and 1 metre Saturday. Southwest rising to 1.5 metres late Sunday and to 2.5 metres Monday. Northwest half a metre developing Saturday, dying out late Sunday.