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Drizzle turning to a few showers in the morning and some fine breaks developing. Northerlies.
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Sunrise
Fri Jul 20 07:38:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Fri Jul 20 17:16:00 NZST 2018
Tomorrow
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Partly cloudy with the chance of a shower. Rain at night.Northerlies strengthening afternoon.
Sunrise
Sat Jul 21 07:37:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sat Jul 21 17:17:00 NZST 2018
Sun Jul 22 00:00:00 NZST 2018
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Early rain then a few showers. Northwesterly.
Sunrise
Sun Jul 22 07:36:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Sun Jul 22 17:18:00 NZST 2018
Mon Jul 23 00:00:00 NZST 2018
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Cloudy periods, a few showers. Westerly easing.
Sunrise
Mon Jul 23 07:36:00 NZST 2018
Sunset
Mon Jul 23 17:18:00 NZST 2018

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Sun Jul 22 00:00:00 NZST 2018

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Mon Jul 23 00:00:00 NZST 2018

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extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Saturday

North Island, fine in the north and east. In the west, isolated showers then rain at night. Severe gale northwesterly in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island, rain with heavy falls in the west and north, scattered rain elsewhere. Snow to 500 metres in the south overnight. Severe gale northwesterly in exposed places.

Sunday

North Island, rain, possibly heavy, easing to showers afternoon, clearing in the east later. South Island, rain in the west easing. Showers in the south, with snow to 500 metres. Fine elsewhere, but showers in the east from evening.

Monday

North Island, showers for most, but mainly fine in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, showers with snow to 500 metres in the south and east. Fine elsewhere, a few showers in the north.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy with strong northerlies developing on Saturday. Rain on Sunday, with northerlies rising to gale for a time. Showers on Monday.

Northland, Auckland and Coromandel

Mostly fine, with isolated showers clearing this morning.

Waikato to Kapiti, including the central high country

Fine and cloudy periods, and a few showers. Some areas of fog at first this morning.

Bay of Plenty, also Gisborne to Wairarapa

Mainly fine, with areas of morning frost or fog.

Wellington, also Marlborough and Nelson

Generally fine, but the odd shower about northern Wellington, as well as western Nelson and the Marlborough Sounds.

Buller and Westland

Showers developing this morning, and turning to rain south of the glaciers by evening with some heavy falls tonight.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mainly fine with high cloud, and a few spots of rain about Southland and Clutha this evening.

Fiordland

Rain developing this morning, with heavy falls this evening.

Chatham Islands

Mainly fine.

Cook

Northerly 20 knots, rising to 30 knots early this afternoon. Sea becoming rough.

Outlook following 3 days: Northerly rising Saturday afternoon 40 knots with very rough sea. Easing overnight Saturday northwest 25 knots and late Sunday westerly 15 knots. Changing for a time Monday southerly 15 knots. Moderate southerly swell developing Monday.

Kapiti

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

Situation
A weak front over the country moves off to the east today, followed by a weak ridge. Meanwhile northwesterlies strengthen over the far south ahead of a cold front which crosses the country on Saturday, bringing a southwesterly change.A complex low associated with this front continues to circulate southeast of New Zealand on Sunday and Monday.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Friday: Northerly 15 knots, tending northwest 15 knots this morning, and rising to 20 knots south of Kapiti Island this afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the south this afternoon. Fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Rising to northerly 25 knots, but 20 knots in the north by afternoon. Increasing cloud, with rain by evening. Sunday: Easing to northwest 20 knots everywhere early. Early rain, turning to occasional showers. Monday: Changing southwest 10 knots afternoon, and northeast 10 knots late. Occasional showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre today and to 2 metres late Saturday, then easing to 1 metre late Monday.

Mana

Inshore waters from Pukerua Bay to Makara Beach.

Situation
A weak front over the country moves off to the east today, followed by a weak ridge. Meanwhile northwesterlies strengthen over the far south ahead of a cold front which crosses the country on Saturday, bringing a southwesterly change.A complex low associated with this front continues to circulate southeast of New Zealand on Sunday and Monday.

Warning
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS

Forecast
Friday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon. Fair visibility in a few showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Rising to northerly 30 knots in the afternoon. Increasing cloud, with rain by evening. Sunday: Easing to northwest 20 knots early, and westerly 15 knots late. Early rain,turning to occasional showers. Monday: Changing southerly 15 knots afternoon, and northerly 10 knots late. Occasional showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Monday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre Saturday, and to 2 metres for a time late Saturday and early Sunday.