Heavy rain for the west of the South Island from Sunday evening, plus severe northwest gales for Canterbury A very strong and moist northwest flow spreads onto New Zealand during Sunday, which persists until at least Tuesday
North Island, rain developing in the west. Mainly fine elsewhere but scattered rain developing at night. Severe gale northwesterlies in the east and south. South Island, rain in the west and north, heavy at times. Scattered rain in the south, and a few spots elsewhere. Severe gale northwesterlies in Canterbury and Marlborough.
North Island, rain for most, with heavy falls about the ranges, easing to a few showers later. Severe gale northwesterlies in the east and south. South Island, rain or showers for most, but scattered light rain in Canterbury. Severe gale northwesterly in Marlborough easing.
showers for most of the country, clearing evening or night.
Cloudy periods, with a few showers possible Monday and Tuesday. Northwesterlies possibly rising to gale for a time on Tuesday. Rain developing on Wednesday, clearing later.
Mainly fine today. Areas of low cloud tomorrow.
A few showers today about Bay of Plenty and Gisborne, otherwise fine. Morning and evening cloud tomorrow.
Fine today, apart from a few afternoon or evening showers. Low cloud increasing tomorrow with drizzle from afternoon.
Cloudy periods. Low cloud and drizzle developing tomorrow from Manawatu to Wellington.
Mainly fine. Northwest gales in Canterbury tomorrow.
Rain spreading north today, becoming heavy south of Hokitika tomorrow with thunderstorms possible. Northwest gales about Fiordland Sunday.
Scattered rain, clearing tonight but returning later tomorrow. Gale northwesterlies tomorrow.
Fine today, a few showers tomorrow.
Variable 10 knots but northeast 15 knots south of Cape Fowlwind, becoming northeast 15 knots everywhere this evening, then rising to northeast 25 knots in the south Sunday afternoon and to northeast 25 knots everywhere Sunday evening. Sea becoming rough. Southwest swell rising to 2 metres. Northwest swell 1 metre developing. Poor visibility in periods of rain in the south, mainly this afternoon and again by Sunday evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 30 knots with rough sea, easing Monday 15 knots and Tuesday variable 10 knots. Becoming Wednesday southwest 20 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday,but developing again Wednesday.Moderate northwest swell developing Monday, easing Wednesday.