SIGNIFICANT HEAVY RAIN FOR THE SOUTH ISLAND WEST COAST AND CANTERBURY HEADWATERS
North Island, a period of rain for most, then a few showers in the west, and mainly fine in the east. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the far north at first, otherwise showers, some heavy in the west and far south. Cold southwesterlies spreading across the island.
A cooler day with long fine spells, but also isolated showers.
North Island, cloud increasing, with a few late showers in the north. South Island, rain developing in the west, and a few showers developing elsewhere.
Mainly fine, but cloud increasing tomorrow.
Mostly cloudy, with isolated showers tomorrow. Northwest gales becoming widespread tomorrow, severe in Wellington and Wairarapa from evening.
Cloud increasing. Scattered rain developing tomorrow afternoon. Northwest gales developing tomorrow, severe in Marlborough from late afternoon.
Rain becoming heavy tomorrow with torrential falls and possible squally thunderstorms later.
Fine tonight. Occasional rain tomorrow, with persistent, heavy falls about the High Country. Severe northwest gales in exposed places from tomorrow afternoon.
Patchy rain becoming widespread and heavier tomorrow afternoon.
Fine tonight, becoming cloudy tomorrow.
Southwest 15 knots, turning northwest 15 knots south of Tirua Point this evening and in the north overnight. Northwest rising to 25 knots Wednesday evening. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell 3 metres easing. Northwest swell 1 metre developing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 30 knots, changing early Thursday morning southwest 25 knots,easing early Friday 15 knots,dying out late Friday.Developing Saturday northerly 20 knots.Rough sea easing. Moderate southwest swell.