Now
18°
18°
11°
Cloudy periods,few showers.NW,gusts 90 km/h this evening.
WNW
Sunrise
6.50AM
Sunset
5.56PM
Tomorrow
15°
°
Cloudy periods,few showers.NW, gusts 90 km/h, eases.
Sunrise
6.48AM
Sunset
5.57PM
Sunday
16°
°
Sunny spells, chance shower. Southwest breeze.
Sunrise
6.47AM
Sunset
5.58PM
Monday
16°
°
11°
A few showers developing. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
6.45AM
Sunset
5.58PM

Today

18°

11°

Tomorrow

15°

9°

Sunday

16°

8°

Monday

16°

11°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
1:44PM
HIGH  3.1M
7:50PM
LOW  0.7M
2:13AM
HIGH  3.1M
8:17AM
LOW  0.6M
2:47PM
HIGH  3.1M
8:54PM
LOW  0.8M
5:01PM
HIGH  3.6M
11:17PM
LOW  1.2M
5:31AM
HIGH  3.6M
11:47AM
LOW  1.2M

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Sunday

North Island, few showers in the west from Waikato to Kapiti, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, and a period of rain for Southland and Otago. Fine elsewhere.

Monday

North Island, few showers in the west, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in west and far south, with snow lowering to 500 metres in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Tuesday

Remaining showers, and snow flurries to 500 metres in Southland, clearing and becoming mainly fine. However, a few showers developing about the east coast of the North Island.

Chatham Islands

Showers clearing and southwesterlies easing on Sunday.Cloudy periods on Monday, with northwest winds developing. Showers developing on Tuesday behind a strong, cold southwest change.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel, and Bay of Plenty

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Waikato to Manawatu, including the central high country

Showers, some heavy and squally from Taranaki southwards overnight. Showers becoming isolated tomorrow evening.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Mainly fine, but the odd shower spreading from the west until tomorrow morning.

Horowhenua, Kapiti Coast, Wellington and Wairarapa

Occasional rain, clearing tomorrow evening.

Nelson and Marlborough

Occasional rain, clearing tomorrow morning.

Canterbury

Rain clearing tomorrow afternoon.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Occasional rain, with snow lowering to 700 metres this evening, clearing tomorrow morning and becoming mainly fine. However, rain returning to the fiords later.

Buller and Westland

Rain, clearing south of Greymouth this evening, and everywhere tomorrow afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain.

Colville

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 25 knots, rising to 35 knots this evening. Easing to westerly 25 knots Saturday morning. Sea becoming very rough for a time. Northwest swell 3 metres easing. Fair visibility in showers, clearing Saturday morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Sunday morning southwest 15 knots and late Sunday variable 10 knots. Developing Monday westerly 20 knots. Rough sea easing. Moderate northwest swell easing Sunday.

Kaipara

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 25 knots, rising to 35 knots this afternoon. Easing to westerly 25 knots early Saturday morning, then to southwest 15 knots Saturday afternoon. Sea becoming very rough for a time.Northwest swell 3 metres easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Fair visibility in showers,clearing Saturday evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing early Sunday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Monday southwest 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming heavy Tuesday.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A low and associated fronts cross New Zealand from the west today, then move away to the southeast on Saturday while a ridge moves onto the area from the Tasman Sea. The ridge remains through the rest of the period.

Warning
Gale warning in force for all areas

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Friday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, rising to 30 knots gusting 40 knots early this evening, turning westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots late evening. Sea becoming very rough late evening. Fair visibility in showers. Saturday: Westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the morning, to 20 knots in the afternoon, and to southwest 10 knots in the evening. Very rough sea easing in the morning. Fair visibility in showers. For the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Friday: Northwest 25 knots gusting 35 knots, rising to westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough this evening. Fair visibility in occasional showers. Saturday: Westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots in the morning and to southwest 15 knots in the evening. Very rough sea easing in the morning. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming westerly 10 knots everywhere in the morning, dying out in the evening. Cloudy periods, few morning showers possible. Monday: Rising to 15 knots early and to 20 knots late. Cloudy periods,a few showers developing. Tuesday: Southwest easing to 10 knots. Cloudy periods, a few early showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Northerly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre Saturday and dying out Sunday. West Coast: Northwest 1.5 metres rising to 2.5 metres today, then dying out late Saturday. Southwest 1 metre, rising to 3 metres Saturday, easing to 1.5 metres Sunday. Rising to 2.5 metres late Monday and to 3 metres early Tuesday.