North Island, rain for most places, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms in the west. South Island, rain in the west, with heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. Rain in the south, and scattered rain in the east clearing for a time.
Showers in the west, may turning to rain for a time, fine in the east. However, scattered rain in the far south, with snow possible down to 400 metres at first.
North Island, a period of rain for most places with heavy falls possible in the west. South Island, rain with some heavy falls in the west, rain or showers elsewhere, with snow to low levels in the south.
A period of rain later Thursday, with northwesterlies strengthening for a time. On Friday, showers and westerlies, may rise to gale for a time. On Saturday, rain developing and strengthening northwesterlies.
Rain, briefly heavy, followed by cloudy periods. However, isolated showers persisting about western Northland and coastal Gisborne.
Fine spells, and a few showers clearing this afternoon.
Mainly fine, but rain developing south of Hokitika this evening and drizzle further north tonight.
Rain developing, becoming heavy tonight, with thunderstorms possible.
Mainly fine with high cloud. Rain in the west tonight.
Occasional showers, clearing this evening.