An active front lies slow-moving over the North Island, bringing rain with heavy falls to northern and western parts
Showery in the west. Mainly fine in the east. However, isolated afternoon showers in the eastern North Island, and scattered showers spreading northwards over the lower South Island.
North Island, cloud increasing and a few showers developing in the west, turning to rain in Northland later. Mainly fine in the east, just a few spots of rain in Hawkes Bay and Gisborne later. South Island, a few showers in the west. Cloudy periods elsewhere, with scattered rain in the south.
Rain developing in western areas, heavy falls possible in Northland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty. Scattered light rain elsewhere.
Rain clearing early Saturday, but remaining mostly cloudy through to Monday. Northwesterlies dying out on Sunday. Northeasterlies developing later on Monday.
Rain, heavy at times, with localised downpours from Northland to north Taranaki. Rain gradually easing tomorrow.
Rain today, possibly heavy. A few showers tomorrow.
Rain, clearing Wairarapa early tomorrow, and elsewhere in the evening.
Showers today, possibly heavy with isolated thunderstorms. Mainly fine with isolated showers tomorrow.
Isolated showers, and increasing fine spells.
Mainly fine, but isolated showers in the afternoon and evening, some possibly heavy today with thunderstorms.
Scattered showers, possibly heavy and thundery about eastern Otago and inland Southland, clearing in the morning. Areas of coastal low cloud, mainly morning and night.
Cloud increasing and rain developing tonight.
Northeast 20 knots easing to 15 knots this evening. Half a metre waves, easing. Fair visibility in rain.
Northerly 15 knots easing to 10 knots in the afternoon, then dying out at night. Waves less than half a metre. Fair visibility in rain, easing to showers in the afternoon.
Fri Jan 19 11:00:00 NZDT 2018:
Northeast 5 knots, rising to 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. A few showers.
Sat Jan 20 11:00:00 NZDT 2018:
variable 5 knots, but northeast 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Showers.