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Now
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Cloudy periods. The chance of a shower this afternoon and evening. Northerlies.
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Sunrise
Mon Apr 12 06:46:00 NZST 2021
Sunset
Mon Apr 12 17:55:00 NZST 2021
Tomorrow
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Mostly cloudy. Occasional showers, then a period of rain from late afternoon. Northwesterlies, becoming strong by afternoon.
Sunrise
Tue Apr 13 06:47:00 NZST 2021
Sunset
Tue Apr 13 17:54:00 NZST 2021
Wed Apr 14 00:00:00 NZST 2021
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Showers, clearing and becoming fine in the afternoon. Northwesterlies changing southerly in the morning.
Sunrise
Wed Apr 14 06:48:00 NZST 2021
Sunset
Wed Apr 14 17:52:00 NZST 2021
Thu Apr 15 00:00:00 NZST 2021
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Showers and northwesterlies developing.
Sunrise
Thu Apr 15 06:49:00 NZST 2021
Sunset
Thu Apr 15 17:51:00 NZST 2021

Today

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Tomorrow

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Wed Apr 14 00:00:00 NZST 2021

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Thu Apr 15 00:00:00 NZST 2021

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Tuesday

North Island: Rain, clearing in the northeast, but isolated showers remaining for the rest. South Island: Rain or showers for most, possibly heavy in Westland, but partly cloudy about the eastern coast.

Wednesday

North Island: Rain or showers developing, clearing for most later. South Island: Morning rain in the far north and showers for the rest all gradually clearing, but isolated showers lingering about western areas.

Thursday

North Island: Isolated showers becoming more widespread in the west, but mainly fine from Hawke's Bay to Bay of Plenty. South Island: Rain or showers developing in the west and south, but mainly fine in the east.

Friday

North Island: Showers for most, spreading to the east later. South Island: Rain or showers developing in the west and south, but mainly fine with a few late showers in the east.

Chatham Islands

Rain developing Tuesday with strong northerlies, easing to a few showers Wednesday as winds change westerly. Showers becoming more frequent late Friday as northwesterlies strengthen.

Northland to Waitomo, including Coromandel, Taupo and Taumarunui

Mostly cloudy, drizzle developing this morning, turning to showers for a time this afternoon.

Bay of Plenty

Overcast with occasional rain.

Gisborne and Hawke's Bay

Cloudy periods. A few showers about the ranges, with one or two spreading elsewhere for a time.

Taranaki to Wellington and Wairarapa, including Taihape

Cloudy periods. Isolated showers this afternoon, mainly inland, possibly heavy.

Marlborough and Nelson

Fine today. Cloud increasing, with late showers.

Buller, Westland and Fiordland, also inland Canterbury and Otago

Rain developing this morning, with squally thunderstorms and hail possible from afternoon, especially in Westland.

The remainder of Canterbury and Otago, also Southland

Cloudy periods. Scattered rain at times.

Chatham Islands

Low cloud and drizzle tonight.

Cook

Monday : Northerly 25 knots. Easing to 15 knots north of Turakirae Head this morning. Rough sea easing in the north.

Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Northerly rising to 35 knots. Sea becoming very rough. Wednesday: Changing southerly 25 knots in the morning, easing to southwest 15 knots in the afternoon then dying out in the evening. Very rough sea easing. Thursday: Northwest rising to 25 knots for a time. Sea becoming rough.

Kapiti

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

Situation
A narrow ridge over the country moves to the east today, followed by a complex low which becomes slow moving to the west of the South Island. Associated troughs are expected to track across the country during today and Tuesday. The complex low is expected to weaken on Wednesday before moving across the North Island, followed by unsettled westerlies on Thursday.

Warning
Nils for Cook and Stephens

Forecast
Monday: Northerly 10 knots. Easing to variable 5 knots north of Otaki for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell half a metre.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northwest rising to 20 knots everywhere. Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Northwest swell half a metre. Wednesday: Changing southwest 15 knots in the morning then easing to variable 5 knots in the afternoon. Showers clearing, becoming fine in the afternoon. Northwest swell rising to 2 metres early, easing to 1.5 metres later. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots for a time. Showers. Northwest swell easing to 1 metre.

Mana

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation
A narrow ridge over the country moves to the east today, followed by a complex low which becomes slow moving to the west of the South Island. Associated troughs are expected to track across the country during today and Tuesday. The complex low is expected to weaken on Wednesday before moving across the North Island, followed by unsettled westerlies on Thursday.

Warning
Nils for Cook and Stephens

Forecast
Monday: Northerly 15 knots. Sea slight. Partly cloudy. Northwest swell half a metre.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Northerly rising to 25 knots. Occasional showers. Northwest swell half a metre or less. Wednesday: Changing southwest 20 knots in the morning, easing to 10 knots in the afternoon then dying out in the evening. Showers clearing, becoming fine in the afternoon. Northwest swell rising to 1.5 metres early, easing to 1 metre later. Thursday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 25 knots for a time. Showers. Northwest swell easing to half a metre.