North Island, cloud increasing in the west with isolated showers developing. Morning drizzle for Bay of Plenty. Fine elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, heavy in Fiordland and southern Westland later. High cloud thickening elsewhere, late rain for Southland.
North Island, showers becoming widespread in the west, just brief showers for Wellington and Wairarapa. Remaining dry elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, heavy at first, clearing Westland later. Mainly fine elsewhere, early rain in the south.
North Island, few showers clearing and becoming fine. South Island, showers in Buller and Fiordland clearing early, few showers in the south and about coastal parts of Otago and Canterbury clearing later. Mainly fine elsewhere.
Cloudy periods on Thursday, with a few showers possible. Winds turning northwest. Northwesterlies strengthening on Friday and a few showers. Rain at times on Saturday with a change to southwesterlies.
Cloudy periods and isolated showers, clearing south of Wairoa this morning and elsewhere during the afternoon.
Fine, apart from a few areas of morning cloud.
Cloudy periods and isolated showers.
Southwest 20 knots becoming northeast 15 knots this morning. Moderate sea easing. Southwest swell, 4 metres offshore easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Northerly 15 knots. Changing late Friday southwest 25 knots, easing for a time early Saturday westerly 15 knots. Easing late Saturday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell offshore easing Saturday.