North Island, scattered showers clearing and becoming mainly fine. Southwest gales about the east coast. South Island, areas of morning cloud, then becoming mainly fine. Late rain in Fiordland.
North Island, mainly fine but evening cloud in the west and late showers developing in the far south. Southwest gales in the east easing. South Island, heavy rain spreading north in the west, scattered falls in the east, mostly dry in Nelson and Marlborough.
North Island, cloudy periods and isolated showers, becoming more frequent over the Central Plateau in the afternoon. South Island, morning cloud clearing and becoming fine, but cloud developing again in the evening.
Periods of rain on Wednesday, clearing early Thursday, but a few showers developing again on Friday. Westerlies turn strong southerly on Wednesday, easing on Thursday.
A few showers, clearing tonight.
Showers, some heavy with possible thunderstorms, clearing most places this afternoon or evening. However, isolated showers remain about Auckland, Coromandel and eastern Bay of Plenty ranges, clearing Auckland tomorrow morning.
Isolated showers, clearing to fine this afternoon. Rain tomorrow night.
Mostly fine. However, isolated showers about the ranges today, and scattered evening rain tomorrow.
Fine today. A period of rain tomorrow, briefly heavy.
Scattered rain, clearing this afternoon but returning tomorrow afternoon.
Brief rain tomorrow morning, heavy about Fiordland, Southland and Clutha with southwest gales about the coast, then fine apart from isolated showers.
Fine spells. Rain tonight, returning tomorrow evening.
Variable 10 knots. Westerly 15 knots developing early this afternoon. Sea slight. Southeast swell 2 metres, easing. Fair visibility in occasional showers, mainly this afternoon.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots, rising for a time Wednesday and early Thursday 25 knots with rough sea.
Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots for a time this morning and early afternoon. Sea slight. Southeast swell north of Cape Reinga,2 metres, easing. Southwest swell 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers this afternoon and evening, with thunderstorms possible south of Kaipara Harbour.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots rising for a time Wednesday southwest 25 knots with rough sea.Moderate southwest swell easing Thursday.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A series of fronts move northeast over the area during the forecast period.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Monday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and early evening, easing to variable 5 knots late evening. Sea slight. Poor visibility in occasional showers this afternoon, with possible thunderstorms. Tuesday: Variable 5 knots. Southwest 10 knots developing late morning, rising to southwest 15 knots afternoon. Turning westerly 15 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Remaining showers clearing and becoming fine in the morning. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Monday: Westerly 10 knots, rising to southwest 15 knots for a time in the afternoon and evening. Poor visibility in occasional showers this afternoon, with possible thunderstorms. Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots, rising to 15 knots in the morning, and to 20 knots in the afternoon. Sea becoming moderate in the afternoon. Fair visibility in early morning showers, otherwise fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Westerly 20 knots rising to southwest 25 knots in the morning, easing to 15 knots late evening. A few showers, clearing in the afternoon. Thursday: Southwest 15 knots rising to 20 knots for a time afternoon. Fine spells,becoming cloudy later. Friday: Southwest 15 knots, easing to variable 5 knots late. Chance morning shower then fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Low waves. However, easterly 1 metre about Bream Head to Cape Colville, easing to half a metre or less Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 2 metres, easing to 1 metre Thursday, rising to 2 metres again Friday.