North Island, partly cloudy, with isolated showers becoming more widespread about Central Plateau during the afternoon. South Island, heavy rain about and west of the Divide, scattered rain east of the Divide, and a few spots of rain elsewhere.
North Island, rain developing in the north and west, a few spots of rain in the east. South Island, rain in the west and north, possibly heavy in Westland and Buller. Scattered rain elsewhere.
North Island, rain north of Taupo with possibly heavy falls, easing later. Elsewhere, periods of rain. South Island, cloudy periods in Westland with a few late showers. Elsewhere, scattered rain becoming widespread later.
Mostly cloudy with a few showers on Thursday and Friday with northerlies strengthening. Rain with heavy falls developing Saturday as winds turn strong southeasterly.
Fine spells. A few showers developing in Northland this morning and spreading elsewhere this afternoon or evening.
Fine and cloudy periods. Morning drizzle patches about northern Taranaki, Horowhenua and Kapiti.
Mainly fine with high cloud, but isolated afternoon showers about the ranges.
Cloudy with a few showers.
Rain, possibly heavy at first, easing this morning.
Remaining showers clearing this morning and becoming mainly fine.
Cloudy periods. Chance light shower from afternoon.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* North of Cape Palliser: Northwest 25 knots,easing to northerly 15 knots this afternoon. In the south: Northwest 35 knots, easing to 25 knots this afternoon. Very rough sea in the south, easing. Southwest swell 1 metre, easing. Northeast swell 1 metre at times.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming everywhere Thursday northerly 20 knots, changing Saturday southeast 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southerly swell developing Saturday.