North Island, isolated showers in the far north, and showers about and south of Taupo with snow to 600 metres early. Fine elsewhere. Gales in Wellington and about the east coast. South Island, fine in the west, showers in the east with snow to 500 metres for the Kaikouras and north Canterbury. Becoming fine south of Canterbury. Gales about the east coast north of Banks Peninsula.
North Island, mainly fine in the north and west, showers gradually easing in the east including Wellington and Taranaki. South Island, mainly fine, cloud about the east coast with a few early showers for the Kaikoura Coast and north Canterbury.
North Island, mainly fine, apart from cloud and showers in the east, including Wellington. South Island, fine apart from cloud and isolated showers in Fiordland.
From Monday to Wednesday, cloudy with showers and strong southerlies, possibly gale at times.
Showers, possibly heavy, with snow about the Desert Road late afternoon or evening. Showers becoming isolated during the evening.
Cloudy periods and isolated showers.
Few showers spreading north this morning and afternoon, mainly near the coast. Coastal southerly gales this evening.
Showers about eastern coastal areas, becoming more widespread afternoon and evening with gale southerlies. Snow above 500 metres in the south.
Showers north of the Glaciers, clearing afternoon.
Occasional showers, more frequent about Southland and Clutha.
Few showers, more frequent this evening.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 25 knots, turning southwest 25 knots late morning, and rising to 35 knots this evening. Sea becoming very rough. Southerly swell rising to 3 metres. Poor visibility in showers at times.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 40 knots with very rough sea, easing Tuesday southerly 30 knots.Moderate southwest swell, becoming heavy Monday.