North Island, fine apart from isolated afternoon or evening showers in the west and north. South Island, a few showers in the north. A period of rain elsewhere, with possible thunderstorms in Otago and southern Canterbury.
North Island, a few showers turning to rain in the south and east, clearing later. South Island, rain spreading north over northern areas, isolated showers elsewhere, gradually clearing.
North Island, mostly fine, but isolated showers in the north. South Island, a few showers, turning to rain in the south and east.
Fine with light winds on Sunday. Becoming cloudy with northerlies on Monday and rain developing overnight. Showers and southwesterlies on Tuesday.
Fine, apart from isolated showers. Some could be heavy this afternoon about the ranges.
Fine, apart from some morning cloud, and the odd afternoon shower about the ranges.
Fine spells, and afternoon and evening showers about the ranges, some heavy and thundery with hail.
Cloudy with a few showers, turning to rain south of Hokitika from afternoon.
Mostly cloudy, but fine breaks increasing later this morning. A few showers developing this afternoon about Otago, some heavy with possible thunderstorms, especially in the east.
Periods of rain.
Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing this morning. Sea slight. Southeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Sunday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Monday southwest 15 knots knots. Southeast swell becoming moderate Sunday,easing Monday.
Variable 10 knots. Southwest 15 knots developing this evening. Sea slight. Southeast swell north of Cape Reinga, 1 metre. Southwest swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots. Southwest swell becoming moderate Sunday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge lies over the upper North Island today, while a front weakens and stalls over the lower South Island. Another front moves over the South Island on Sunday, then the North Island on Monday as a ridge builds over the South Island. Yet another front moves up the east coast of the South Island on Tuesday.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Saturday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, with cloud increasing evening.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Southwest 10 knots. Turning northeast 10 knots in the afternoon, but remaining southwest 10 knots about the Manukau Harbour. Cloudy periods,a shower or two. Monday: Southwest rising to 15 knots in the morning. A few showers. Tuesday: Southerly 10 knots, rising to southwest 20 knots in the afternoon. Showers clearing, becoming fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Low waves. However, easterly 1 metre about Bream Head to Cape Colville, easing to half a metre today, then rising to 1 metre again Sunday and easing to half a metre again Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 1 metre, easing to to half a metre today, then rising to 1. 5 metres Sunday and to 2 metres for a time Monday and Tuesday.