North Island, brief showers then fine spells in Northland to Bay of Plenty. Rain easing to showers elsewhere in the west and south. Fine in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, rain easing to showers in the west and south and gradually clearing in Westland and inland Otago. Showers spreading north into Canterbury and Marlborough.
North Island, a few showers south of Taihape clearing during the day, fine elsewhere. South Island, fine or becoming fine, apart from showers in Fiordland and coastal Southland.
A few showers on Sunday with strong southwesterlies easing. Rain developing on Monday, easing to showers on Tuesday with winds becoming strong southwesterly.
Scattered showers in Auckland and Northland, some heavy with hail and isolated thunderstorms for a time this morning. Mostly fine elsewhere.
Fine, apart from some morning rain about the eastern ranges.
Rain, easing to showers this morning, then clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon.
Isolated showers, clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon.
Mainly fine for most. A few showers about the coast, retreating to Stewart Island by afternoon.
A few showers in Fiordland, spreading north towards the evening.
Rain, heavy at times, clearing this evening.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southwest 20 knots, becoming northwest 25 knots early morning,and rising to westerly 35 knots late morning. Sea becoming very rough. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres. Fair visibility in showers, clearing afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Sunday morning variable 10 knots, becoming late Sunday northerly 15 knots,then changing early Monday southwest 20 knots and becoming Tuesday westerly 30 knots with rough sea. Heavy southwest swell easing Sunday.