North Island, Cloudy periods, with a few showers in the east on a southerly change in the afternoon and evening. Cloud clearing in the west for a fine afternoon. South Island, showers clearing in the morning and becoming fine,apart from late drizzle in Fiordland.
North Island, A fine day. South Island, Fine apart from Fiordland and the West Coast, which are expecting cloudy periods with a few morning showers.
North Island, Fine in the east, cloudy periods in the west. South Island, Cloudy periods, with patches of low cloud about the east coast, but long fine spells in the afternoon inland.
Strong west-southwesterlies throughout the forecast period, easing late on Saturday. Showers clear Thursday morning to fine. Cloud develops again late Friday, persisting through Saturday.
Partly cloudy. The odd light shower, mainly about the ranges and the west coast. Becoming fine south of Taranaki tomorrow afternoon.
Mainly fine today. Cloud increasing tomorrow with a few spots of afternoon rain.
Cloudy periods and isolated light showers.
Mainly fine. Morning cloud tomorrow, with a few spots of light rain south of Kaikoura.
Partly cloudy. Occasional rain about Fiordland and the south coast, spreading elsewhere at times tomorrow. Westerly gales about the south coast and Stewart Island this evening.
Occasional showers, rain for a time tomorrow.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Westerly rising to 45 knots late afternoon,then easing to 35 knots but 25 knots south of the strait Wednesday morning. Becoming westerly 35 knots everywhere late Wednesday afternoon, then easing to southwest 25 knots late Wednesday evening.Sea becoming high for a time.Southwest swell rising to 3 metres for a time. Poor visibility in rain this evening through Wednesday morning,and Wednesday evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Easing Thursday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday evening northwest 15 knots, rising for a time Friday 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell.Moderate northwest swell at times.