North Island, rain or showers everywhere for a time, clearing in the east. South Island, rain or showers everywhere except Westland, with snow down to 1100 metres in the south at night.
North Island, mainly fine in Gisborne, showers elsewhere, easing north of Horowhenua. South Island, showers in the east, mainly fine in the west and north apart from a showers about eastern Fiordland. Snow to 500 metres in the south at night.
North Island, a few showers, more frequent in Hawkes Bay. South Island, fine in the west and south, apart from showers about the Nelson ranges. Showers elsewhere with snow down to 500 metres in the morning about Canterbury.
Strong northeasterlies and rain again late Saturday, turning southerly late on Sunday and heavy falls possible. Occasional showers and southerlies strengthening on Monday.
A period of rain this afternoon or evening. Mostly cloudy tomorrow, with early drizzle. Rain in Northland spreading south during the afternoon.
Mainly fine, apart from brief rain later this afternoon or evening and again late tomorrow.
Occasional rain clearing by evening and northerly gales easing. Mainly fine tomorrow.
Fine, apart from showers about the western ranges and a few spreading to Nelson and the Sounds tomorrow.
Periods of rain, heavy and thundery at times, easing from the north tomorrow.
Showers in the west. High cloud elsewhere, with only a few spots of rain.
Occasional rain from tonight, easing later tomorrow.
Northwest 20 knots, easing to variable 10 knots Friday afternoon. Easterly 20 knots developing Friday evening. Moderate sea easing for a time. Southwest swell 2 metres offshore at times. Northeast swell 2 metres in the east, easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Rising Saturday evening southeast 25 knots with rough sea, easing late Sunday southerly 15 knots and Monday variable 10 knots.Moderate southerly swell.