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extended nz forecast

regional forecast

leisure marine forecast

Tuesday

North Island, becoming cloudy in the east, with isolated coastal showers. Fine elsewhere. South Island, cloud in the east and south breaking, and showers clearing. Fine with morning frosts elsewhere.

Wednesday

North Island, isolated showers in Northland and in the east gradually clearing. Elsewhere, fine with morning frost. South Island, fine with morning frosts, but isolated showers about fiords later.

Thursday

North Island, cloud increasing in the north but fine in the east and south of Taihape. South Island, in the west, isolated showers then rain at night. Elsewhere, fine with areas of morning cloud and frosts.

Friday

Chatham Islands

Northland to Manawatu, including Coromandel Peninsula, western Bay of Plenty and the central high country

Occasional showers.

The remainder of Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Cloudy periods, and isolated afternoon showers in Bay of Plenty.

Horowhenua to Wellington, also Wairarapa

Mainly fine. Isolated showers about Wairarapa from afternoon.

Nelson and Marlborough

Fine.

Canterbury

Cloudy periods. A few showers about Banks Peninsula with snow to 700 metres.

Buller and Westland

Showers, clearing south of Hokitika this morning and elsewhere in the afternoon.

Fiordland, Otago and Southland

Showers, some heavy with hail, and thunderstorms possible near the coast until afternoon. Snow to 400 metres, gradually lifting this evening and showers easing.

Chatham Islands

Showers, some heavy and possibly thundery with hail.

Lake Taupo

Today:
Westerly 20 knots, easing to 15 knots this evening. Waves about a metre, easing this evening. Fine spells, a few showers with fair visibility.
Tomorrow:
Southwest 15 knots turning southeast 10 knots in the evening, then dying out overnight. Waves less than half a metre. Fine.
Tuesday:
Variable 5 knots. Mainly fine.
Wednesday:
Variable 5 knots. Cloud increasing.