Now
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Fine, apart from cloud tonight. Northwesterlies, strong for a time.
WNW
Sunrise
Mon Oct 23 15:53:32 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Oct 23 15:53:32 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
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Cloudy with a few showers morning and night, otherwise sunny spells. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Mon Oct 23 06:18:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Oct 23 19:49:00 NZDT 2017
Tue Oct 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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A few showers clearing to fine in the morning. A brief southwest change.
Sunrise
Tue Oct 24 06:17:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Tue Oct 24 19:50:00 NZDT 2017
Wed Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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12°
Cloudy periods with a few showers developing. Northwesterlies.
Sunrise
Wed Oct 25 06:16:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Wed Oct 25 19:51:00 NZDT 2017

Today

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12°

Tomorrow

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Tue Oct 24 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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Wed Oct 25 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, rain about Bay of Plenty and Gisborne clearing early morning, otherwise a few showers. South Island, occasional rain or showers, clearing about Canterbury and Marlborough.

Wednesday

North Island, occasional showers in the west but fine spells in the east.Westerly gales possible in Wairarapa. South Island, rain or showers developing for most, some heavy falls in the west.

Thursday North Island, rain or showers in the west. Cloud increasing and brief showers in the east including Bay of Plenty. South Island, rain or showers easing then clearing later.

Friday

North Island, rain at times north of Taranaki to East cape. Cloudy periods with isolated showers further south. Fine spells and a few showers about the south coast. Isolated afternoon showers in the east

Chatham Islands

Rain easing to showers with northwesterlies changing southwest on Tuesday. Rain or showers on Wednesday until Friday with westerlies.

The northern half of the North Island from Taumarunui and Taupo northwards, including Gisborne

Rain developing this morning, with possible heavy falls and thunderstorms, then easing late afternoon or evening.

Taranaki, Taihape, Whanganui and Hawkes Bay

A period of rain this morning, easing to isolated showers in the afternoon.

Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa, Nelson and Marlborough

Fine spells, with a few showers, mainly about the ranges.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland

Mostly cloudy, with rain at times.

Canterbury

Cloudy periods. A few showers, mainly from afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Scattered showers, more frequent and heavier in the afternoon and evening.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods and a few showers.

Stephens

Northwest 25 knots. Rough sea. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, rising to 3 metres for a time. Westerly swell in the east,1 metre. Fair visibility in showers developing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 30 knots, turning for a time Tuesday morning southerly 15 knots in the far east. Tending late Wednesday northwest 30 knots everywhere, then dying out late Thursday. Rough sea, easing. Moderate southwest swell in the west,easing Wednesday.

Kapiti

Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.

Situation
A disturbed westerly flow persists over New Zealand during the forecast period. An active front within this flow crosses the country today.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Monday: Northwest 20 knots, easing to 15 knots for a time this morning. Moderate sea, easing for a time this morning. Cloudy periods, with a few showers mainly this evening.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northwest 25 knots, turning southwest 15 knots for a time in the morning. A few showers, then mainly fine. Wednesday: Northwest 25 knots. A few showers. Thursday: Easing to variable 5 knots late. Rain, easing to showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Thursday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time late Wednesday.