North Island: A few showers, turning to rain in the west and south. Staying dry in Gisborne and Hawke's Bay. Gale northwest in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain in the west and south at first, heavy and thundery at times, spreading elsewhere for a time.
North Island: Brief showers in the east. Elsewhere, rain or showers, easing. Gale northwest in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain in the south and west, heavy at times. Mainly fine elsewhere. Gale or severe gale cold westerlies in the far south.
North Island: A few showers in the west. Dry about Wellington and in the east. South Island: Showers in the west and far south easing. Fine elsewhere. Gale westerlies in the far south easing.
North Island: Isolated showers in the west from Northland to Manawatu clearing, fine elsewhere. South Island: Scattered showers in the west and far south becoming confined to Fiordland. Mainly fine elsewhere.
A few showers on Tuesday with strengthening northerlies. A period of rain on Wednesday, then showers clearing for a time on Thursday and winds changing westerly.
Showers developing this afternoon, with possible thunderstorms in the west. Clearing this evening, but showers returning for a time tomorrow morning.
Periods of rain or showers today, with some heavy falls and possible thunderstorms. A few showers and fine spells tomorrow.
Scattered afternoon and evening rain today, with possible thunderstorms in the west. Fine tomorrow, but a few showers about the Tararua District and northern Wellington.
Rain and thunderstorms about the ranges today, and scattered falls elsewhere. Mainly fine tomorrow, but a few afternoon and evening showers.
Periods of rain or showers. Squally thunderstorms and hail, mainly afternoon and evening.
Occasional showers, clearing tomorrow.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Monday : Southwest 35 knots easing to 25 knots early morning. Turning northwest 25 knots around midday and rising to 35 knots in the afternoon. Changing southwest 25 knots early evening, and turning westerly 15 knots late evening. Sea very rough at times. Northwest swell 2 metres, easing. Southwest swell rising to 4 metres, period 11 seconds. Poor visibility in showers or rain, with squally thunderstorms possible from afternoon, then easing in the evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Tuesday: Rising to northerly 30 knots in the morning, changing westerly 35 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming very rough. Heavy westerly swell. Wednesday: Easing to southwest 25 knots early. Very rough sea easing. Heavy southwest swell. Thursday: Southwest 20 knots. Heavy southwest swell easing.