North Island, rain with some heavy falls, possibly falling as snow about the Desert Road, easing to a few showers north of Taupo and clearing in the east. South Island, fine in the west, scattered rain in the east.
North Island, showers, especially in Northland and south of Taihape, gradually clearing most places during the day. South Island, showers in the east becoming isolated, mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, becoming mainly fine, isolated showers in Northland and in the south and east at first. South Island, mainly fine but a few showers for Fiordland and coastal Southland.
Rain developing on Thursday, with some heavy falls and possible thunderstorms on Friday, turning to showers on Saturday. Easterly winds developing on Thursday, tending northerly then to gale southerlies during Friday, before easing a little on Saturday.
Periods of rain or showers, sometimes heavy with hail and possible thunderstorms, easing for a time tomorrow morning.
Long fine spells, but a few showers at times as well.
Showers, some possibly heavy overnight with hail and thunderstorms, easing tomorrow morning.
Showers, some heavy with hail and possible thunderstorms, clearing overnight. Buller and Westland
Mainly fine, but mostly cloudy about the Canterbury foothills.
A few showers, turning to rain at times tomorrow.
Showers clearing overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Northwest 25 knots but 35 knots north of East Cape, becoming northwest 25 knots everywhere this morning, and northwest 15 knots in the south this afternoon. Very rough sea in the north,easing. Northwest swell in the north, 3 metres easing. Northerly swell 1 metre.Fair visibility in a few showers from this afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Thursday morning northwest 30 knots but northeast 20 knots in the south, changing Thursday afternoon westerly 25 knots in the south. Becoming early Friday southwest 30 knots but 15 knots in the north, then early Saturday southwest 25 knots everywhere. Sea rough at times. Northerly swell becoming moderate for a time Thursday. Moderate southerly swell developing Friday.