North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland and afternoon showers about the Gisborne ranges. South Island, mainly fine, apart from occasional drizzle in Westland and Fiordland.
North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland, Taranaki and Tararua Range. South Island, rain or showers in the west, scattered rain in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, isolated showers in the north and west. Mainly fine in the east and south. South Island, rain with possible heavy falls in the north and west, scattered rain elsewhere.
A few showers developing on Wednesday with strengthening southerlies. Showers clearing and southerlies dying out on Thursday, and becoming mainly fine through to Friday.
Cloudy periods and a few showers, easing this evening.
Mostly cloudy with drizzle in the south, clearing this afternoon to mainly fine.
Fine, apart from areas of cloud this morning.
Cloud increasing this morning and drizzle developing south of Hokitika.
Mostly cloudy with areas of low cloud or fog, clearing for a time this morning and afternoon.
Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud and light rain in eastern Otago.
Cloudy periods with drizzle patches at times.
Southerly 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell 3 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 15 knots, rising Friday 25 knots with rough sea.Moderate easterly swell, easing Thursday.
Southerly 15 knots, easing variable 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 3 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 20 knots, rising Friday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday. Moderate easterly swell in the north, easing Thursday. Moderate northerly swell developing offshore Friday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A ridge moves over the country today and tomorrow, while a deep low over waters northeast of New Zealand moves slowly southeastwards. Northerlies freshen over the North Island during Friday as an active trough approaches from the Tasman Sea.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Tuesday: Southeast 10 knots, easing to variable 5 knots this morning. Sea slight. Fine weather. For the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to southeast 10 knots around midday, and to variable 5 knots this evening. Sea slight. Mainly fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Variable 10 knots. Mainly fine, the odd shower possible in the afternoon. Thursday: Northeast 15 knots developing. Cloudy periods and the odd shower. Friday: Northeast gradually rising to 25 knots, but 20 knots about the Harbours. Cloudy periods and the odd shower.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northeast 2.5 metres, easing to easterly 1.5 metres today, to 1 metre Wednesday and to half a metre or less Friday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1.5 metres Thursday. Northwest 1 metre developing Friday.