North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland and afternoon showers about the Gisborne ranges. South Island, mainly fine, apart from occasional drizzle in Westland and Fiordland.
North Island, mainly fine, apart from isolated showers in Northland, Taranaki and Tararua Range. South Island, rain or showers in the west, scattered rain in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, isolated showers in the north and west. Mainly fine in the east and south. South Island, rain with possible heavy falls in the north and west, scattered rain elsewhere.
A few showers developing on Wednesday with strengthening southerlies. Showers clearing and southerlies dying out on Thursday, and becoming mainly fine through to Friday.
Cloudy periods and a few showers, easing this evening.
Mostly cloudy with drizzle in the south, clearing this afternoon to mainly fine.
Fine, apart from areas of cloud this morning.
Cloud increasing this morning and drizzle developing south of Hokitika.
Mostly cloudy with areas of low cloud or fog, clearing for a time this morning and afternoon.
Fine, apart from areas of morning cloud and light rain in eastern Otago.
Cloudy periods with drizzle patches at times.
Southerly 20 knots easing to southeast 10 knots this afternoon. Moderate sea easing. Easterly swell 3 metres easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Wednesday variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 15 knots, rising Friday 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate easterly swell, easing Thursday.
Southerly 15 knots, easing variable 10 knots late evening. Sea slight. Easterly swell north of Cape Reinga, 3 metres easing. Southwest swell 2 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Variable 10 knots. Developing Thursday northerly 20 knots, rising Friday 30 knots with rough sea. Moderate southwest swell, easing Thursday. Moderate easterly swell in the north, easing Thursday. Moderate northerly swell developing offshore Friday.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge moves over the country today and tomorrow, while a deep low over waters northeast of New Zealand moves slowly southeastwards. Northerlies freshen over the North Island during Friday as an active trough approaches from the Tasman Sea.
NIL warning for BRETT
Tuesday: Southerly 15 knots, easing to southeast 10 knots late morning. Sea slight. Fine at first, partly cloudy from afternoon with a possible shower.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northeast 10 knots developing in the afternoon. Mainly fine, the odd shower possible in the afternoon. Thursday: Rising to northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods and the odd shower. Friday: Northerly rising to 25 knots. The odd shower, late rain.