North Island, mainly fine, but a few showers for Northland, and Gisborne to Wairarapa. South Island, mainly fine, but isolated showers in Buller and western Nelson.
North Island, mostly cloudy in the north, with isolated showers in Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty and Gisborne. Partly cloudy elsewhere. South Island, showers in Fiordland and about Foveaux Strait turning to rain. Mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, a few showers developing everywhere but Hawkes Bay and Gisborne. South Island, a few showers developing everywhere with rain spreading up the west coast in the morning.
Fine, with high cloud and light winds on Thursday, through to Friday when southeasterlies develop. Cloud increasing and northwesterlies developing and strengthening on Saturday.
A few showers, becoming isolated around the middle of the day and fine spells increasing.
Mainly fine, but the odd afternoon shower possible.
Cloud increasing and showers developing this morning, easing from the south this evening.
Fine, apart from a few showers about northwest Nelson.
A few morning showers, then becoming fine around the middle of the day.
Mainly fine about Central Otago. The odd shower elsewhere, clearing this afternoon.
Mainly fine today. A few morning showers about Buller.
Showers, some possibly heavy.
Southwest 25 knots, easing to southerly 15 knots this morning, then rising to southeast 25 knots this evening. Rough sea, easing for a time. Easterly swell 1 metre, developing offshore. Fair visibility in showers developing this afternoon, mainly offshore.
Outlook following 3 days: Southerly 20 knots, easing Thursday afternoon variable 10 knots. Developing Saturday westerly 25 knots with rough sea. Moderate southeast swell developing offshore Saturday.
Inshore waters from Great Mercury Island to Mayor Island to Matakana Island.
A disturbed southwest flow eases as a ridge of high pressure spreads over the country today. A front moves onto the country from the west during Saturday.
NIL warning for PLENTY
Wednesday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to southerly 10 knots late morning, then turning northeast 10 knots in the afternoon. Changing southeast 15 knots but 20 knots north of Mayor Island in the evening. Moderate sea at times.Mainly fine,with an afternoon or evening shower.
Outlook until midnight Sunday: Thursday: Southerly 20 knots, easing to 15 knots in the morning, turning northerly 10 knots in the afternoon, dying out in the evening. Fine. Friday: Variable 5 knots. Northerly 10 knots during the afternoon. Mostly cloudy. Saturday: Westerly 20 knots developing in the morning. Partly cloudy, chance evening shower.
Swell forecast to midnight Sunday: Northeast half a metre or less, rising to easterly 1 metre Thursday.