North Island, areas of morning cloud, then mainly fine. However, becoming cloudy in the south, with northwest gales in Wellington and Wairarapa. Rain developing in the southwest overnight. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west, scattered rain and northwest gales in the south. High cloud elsewhere.
North Island, a period of rain in the west, clearing and becoming fine. Mainly fine in the east. South Island, showers in the west and south, fine elsewhere.
North Island, isolated showers in the west, fine in the east. South Island, showers in the west and south, fine elsewhere.
Showers developing late Saturday and northerlies becoming strong. A period of rain on Sunday, followed by showers and strong westerlies.
Cloudy periods. Isolated light showers or drizzle near the coast north of Whanganui, developing elsewhere this afternoon.
Fine, apart from areas of morning low cloud or fog, and isolated showers this afternoon and evening.
Cloud increasing and patchy drizzle developing early morning, then becoming fine this afternoon.
Occasional rain, clearing this morning, but returning about Fiordland tonight.
Areas of low cloud and patchy drizzle, retreating to the coast for a time this afternoon.
Fine spells increasing this morning, apart from eastern Otago where a few light showers are also likely.
Cloudy periods and a few light showers.
North of Cape Palliser: Variable 10 knots. In the south:Northerly 15 knots, changing southerly 15 knots this morning,then easing to variable 10 knots this afternoon.Northerly 15 knots developing again this evening.Southwest swell 1 metre offshore,easing.Northeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Saturday morning northerly 20 knots but 40 knots in the south, rising in the north later Saturday northwest 40 knots. Changing everywhere Sunday morning southwest 20 knots, turning late Sunday northwest 25 knots and rising early Monday 35 knots. Easing late Monday northwest 25 knots but changing southerly 15 knots in the south. Sea very rough at times. Southwest swell becoming moderate Sunday.