Rain for most, with possibly heavy falls in the west, turning to showers with a strong or gale southerly change.
North Island: Showers gradually clearing everywhere. Becoming fine north of the Central Plateau. Strong or gale southerlies easing. South Island: Partly cloudy with isolated showers in the north and east, mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island: Mainly fine, but cloud increasing later in the west. Gale northwesterlies developing in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain, possibly heavy, developing in the west, but only scattered falls spreading east. Gale northwesterlies.
Occasional showers and northerlies on Monday. Rain developing with a strong southerly change Tuesday morning, then clearing Tuesday evening as winds ease. Mainly fine on Wednesday, but northerlies strengthening later.
Generally fine today. Tomorrow, rain spreading from the west, clearing most places in the afternoon or evening, but persisting in Northland, and the odd shower about Wairarapa and Hawke's Bay until evening.
High cloud increasing today. Rain overnight, possibly heavy, easing to fine spells and isolated showers in the morning.
High cloud today, and scattered rain for a time this evening. Areas of cloud tomorrow, and a few showers mainly about the ranges.
Cloud increasing and rain spreading north this afternoon and evening, possibly heavy. Rain clearing early tomorrow, then fine spells and isolated showers.
Scattered rain developing this afternoon or evening. Partly cloudy tomorrow, and isolated showers until afternoon.
Rain easing to showers this afternoon.
Saturday : Northerly 15 knots, rising to northwest 25 knots north of Separation Point this afternoon. Sea becoming rough in the north. Sunday : Northerly 15 knots but northwest 25 knots north of Separation Point. Becoming northwest 30 knots everywhere early morning, changing southwest 15 knots late morning. Becoming northeast 15 knots from late afternoon. Sea rough for a time. Northerly swell 1 metre developing. Fair visibility in rain, clearing in the morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Monday: Changing southeast 30 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming rough. Tuesday: Easing to northerly 15 knots early, then variable 10 knots later. Rough sea easing. Wednesday: Becoming northwest 25 knots. Sea becoming rough.