North Island, cloud increasing in the west with isolated showers developing. Morning drizzle for Bay of Plenty. Fine elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, heavy in Fiordland and southern Westland later. High cloud thickening elsewhere, late rain for Southland.
North Island, showers becoming widespread in the west, just brief showers for Wellington and Wairarapa. Remaining dry elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, heavy at first, clearing Westland later. Mainly fine elsewhere, early rain in the south.
North Island, few showers clearing and becoming fine. South Island, showers in Buller and Fiordland clearing early, few showers in the south and about coastal parts of Otago and Canterbury clearing later. Mainly fine elsewhere.
Cloudy periods on Thursday, with a few showers possible. Winds turning northwest. Northwesterlies strengthening on Friday and a few showers. Rain at times on Saturday with a change to southwesterlies.
Showers clearing from the south this afternoon or evening, then mostly fine.
Mostly fine. Areas of low cloud or fog inland tomorrow morning.
Cloudy periods and isolated showers, clearing tomorrow afternoon or evening.
Fine, apart from cloudy areas morning and night about the Kaikoura Coast and Canterbury.
Cloudy periods with a few showers, retreating to the south coast this evening then clearing tomorrow afternoon.
Cloudy periods and a few showers.
Cloudy areas. Isolated showers developing tomorrow.
Fine and cloudy periods. A few showers clearing tonight.
Southwest 25 knots easing to 15 knots this morning. Rough sea easing. Easterly swell 1 metre dying out.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday morning variable 10 knots. Developing late Thursday northwest 15 knots.
Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Fair visibility in showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Wednesday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing early Thursday northwest 15 knots, rising Friday in the south 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge builds over the country today, then begins to move away to the northeast on Thursday. A front moves passes over the North Island on Friday and a trough moves onto the area on Saturday.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots this evening and to variable 5 knots overnight. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing by evening. Wednesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots easing to 10 knots overnight. Sea slight. Fair visibility in a few showers, clearing by evening. Wednesday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northeast 10 knots developing for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Fine.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northwest 10 knots developing in the morning. Cloudy periods increasing with isolated showers. Friday: Northwest 15 knots. Cloudy, with showers becoming more frequent. Saturday: Changing southwest 15 knots. Showers clearing and fine breaks increasing.
Swell forecast to midnight Saturday: East Coast: Easterly half a metre or less. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres rising to 3 metres for a time late today and Wednesday, easing to 2 metres Thursday. Rising to 2.5 metres again Friday.