North Island, showers, some heavy in the north and east. Snow to 800 metres in Taihape and to 400 metres in Wellington and Wairarapa. Gale southerlies in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island, rain or showers except for Westland and Fiordland. Snow to 300 metres in Canterbury and Otago at first. Gradually becoming fine in the south.
North Island, showers, with snow to 400 metres in the south, clearing to fine everywhere except in the east. South Island, showers about the Kaikoura coast, otherwise fine.
North Island, fine, apart from showers in the east, gradually clearing everywhere. South Island, fine, apart from a few showers developing in the west, south of the Glaciers.
Rain and strong northerlies developing on Friday. Rain turning to showers on Saturday with a gale southerly change. Showers becoming isolated with gale southerlies easing on Sunday.
Mainly fine today, but a few showers in the west. A period of rain tomorrow afternoon or evening, possibly thundery about Northland.
Fine today. Scattered rain developing from tomorrow afternoon.
Scattered showers developing tonight, turning to rain tomorrow, possibly heavy about Wellington during the evening.
A few spots of rain, becoming widespread and heavy tomorrow, with snow lowering to 300 metres inland.
Rain, with heavy and possibly thundery falls, gradually clearing tomorrow.
Scattered rain or showers. Snow lowering to 500 metres tonight and to 300 metres tomorrow.
Mostly cloudy with a few light showers.
Southwest 20 knots. Sea moderate. Southwest swell 3 metres, offshore. Northeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in scattered showers.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Friday afternoon variable 10 knots. Becoming Saturday northerly 15 knots,and rising Sunday 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell easing Saturday.