North Island: Fine spells, with isolated showers in the west. South Island: In the west, rain with heavy falls spreading north. Fine with high cloud elsewhere, but scattered rain developing in Southland and Southern Lakes.
North Island: Rain or showers for most. Some heavy falls possible in the west. Remaining dry about Gisborne. South Island: Rain with heavy falls in the west, easing to showers. Rain at times elsewhere, especially for Otago and Southland.
North Island: Rain, heavy at times for central areas, easing in the south and clearing Wellington and southern Wairarapa. South Island: Showers or rain in the west and south. Mainly fine elsewhere, but isolated afternoon showers inland.
North Island: Showers in the west. Fine in the east and about Wellington. South Island: Heavy showers in the west. Fine with high cloud elsewhere, but scattered showers for Southland.
Cloudy on Tuesday with northwesterlies picking up. Rain developing Wednesday, easing to a few showers on Thursday with a change to southwesterlies early Thursday, then dying out. Showers clearing early Friday and northwesterlies developing later.
Mainly fine, isolated showers becoming confined to Northland tomorrow morning.
Fine today. Partly cloudy tomorrow with isolated showers.
Mostly fine. However, cloudy periods tomorrow with isolated afternoon or evening showers.
Mostly fine, however isolated showers about Gisborne and Wairoa, clearing by evening.
Fine weather. One or two showers in Wellington around midday tomorrow.
Fine today. A few showers developing in Buller tomorrow, with one or two spreading to northwest Nelson.
A few showers today. Cloud and showers increasing tomorrow.
Cloudy periods and isolated light showers today. Fine tomorrow.
Southeast 15 knots, turning northeast 15 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few morning showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Northeast 15 knots, turning late Tuesday northwest 15 knots.
Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots this morning. Northeast 15 knots developing south of Hokianga Harbour in the evening. Sea slight. Southwest swell 3 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Monday morning northeast 15 knots, turning Tuesday northwest 15 knots. Moderate northwest swell developing Wednesday. Moderate southwest swell easing Tuesday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A high lies across much of New Zealand today and tomorrow. Northwesterlies strengthen across the country on Tuesday as a front approaches from the Tasman Sea. The front moves north across New Zealand during Wednesday, then a trough moves onto the South Island during Thursday.
Wind warning Nil
For Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Sunday: Easterly 10 knots, turning northeast 10 knots this afternoon. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Partly cloudy. Monday: Northeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight, but choppy when wind opposes tide. Partly cloudy. For Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Easterly 15 knots but 20 knots about Colville Channel. Becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere late this afternoon, easing to 10 knots tonight. Moderate sea about Colville Channel, easing this afternoon. Partly cloudy. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this afternoon. Monday: Northeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy, chance morning shower.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Northwest 10 knots developing evening. Partly cloudy. Wednesday: Northwest 10 knots but 15 knots about the outer gulf. Few showers. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots about the outer gulf for a time. Rain at times.
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: East Coast: About the outer gulf - Northeast half a metre, rising to northerly 1 metre Wednesday. Elsewhere - Northerly half a metre or less. West Coast: Southwest 3 metres, easing to 2 metres Monday and to 1 metre Wednesday. Northwest 2 metres developing Wednesday.