HEAVY RAIN FOR THE TARARUA RANGE TODAY
A few showers in the northeast, and rain spreading northwards elsewhere. South Island, mainly fine in the southwest. Elsewhere, rain, possibly heavy in the west, clearing from the south, but a few showers remaining in the west.
North Island, some rain or showers in central areas easing,but mainly fine in the far south and north. South Island, one or two showers west of the divide, otherwise fine spells.
North Island, some showers in central areas clearing, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, mainly fine, but some rain in the far south.
On Thursday, cloudy periods, northwesterlies easing. On Friday, remaining cloudy. Light wind becoming northerly. On Saturday, sunny breaks with northwest breezes, becoming southwest at night with one or two showers.
Mostly fine. Isolated showers tomorrow.
Cloudy periods and a few showers.
Fine with variable high cloud.
Occasional rain, mainly in the west, with some heavy falls about the ranges, easing tomorrow and clearing from Wairarapa.
Cloudy periods and scattered showers, mostly about the Sounds and ranges.
Fine. High cloud increasing tomorrow.
Fine, however rain developing in Southland and Clutha tomorrow afternoon, spreading elsewhere during the evening.
Outbreaks of rain north of Westport, with some heavy falls about the ranges, and a few showers about the Fiords. Rain spreading everywhere tomorrow morning, with heavy falls south of Otira.
Northerly rising to 15 knots this evening. Sea slight.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots, easing late Friday variable 10 knots.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge of high pressure over the upper North Island slowly moves off to the east directing a northwest flow over the region. A trough moves over the North Island and stalls on Thursday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Tuesday: Northerly 10 knots. Sea slight. Mainly fine, fair visibility in the odd shower tonight. Wednesday: Northerly 10 knots, rising to northeast 15 knots in the morning. Sea slight. Mainly fine but the odd morning and afternoon shower.
Outlook until midnight Saturday: Thursday: Northerly 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Friday: Easing to northeast 10 knots in the afternoon. Cloudy periods. Saturday: Easing to variable 5 knots. Cloudy periods.