North Island, mainly fine, apart from a few showers in the north and east. South Island, rain in the west, possibly heavy south of the Glaciers, but mainly fine in the north and east. Fine with brief showers in the south.
North Island, fine apart from a few showers about and north of Bay of Plenty, including Gisborne. South Island, rain in the west, possibly heavy Westland southwards, spreading into the Southern Lakes, Southland and Clutha later. Fine elsewhere.
North Island, isolated showers in the north, with scattered rain developing about and south of Taihape. Fine elsewhere. South Island, rain developing everywhere, then clearing in the west and inland Canterbury, Otago and northern Fiordland.
Cloudy periods on Monday and Tuesday with northeasterlies. Cloud increasing with a few showers developing on Wednesday as northerlies strengthen.
Cloudy periods. A few showers, mostly about Northland where some may be heavy this evening.
Fine, with a few cloudy periods.
Mostly cloudy with a few showers, especially about the ranges.
Mostly cloudy tonight, but fine tomorrow.
Mainly fine, however cloud increasing tomorrow evening.
Cloud increasing this evening. A few showers developing tomorrow morning, turning to rain at night about Fiordland.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southeast 35 knots easing to 25 knots this morning. Very rough sea, easing. Southeast swell 3 metres.
Outlook following 3 days: Southeast 25 knots with rough sea, easing late Tuesday easterly 15 knots and Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate easterly swell.
Easterly 25 knots. Sea rough. Southwest swell 3 metres. Easterly swell in the north, rising to 2 metres. Fair visibility in a few showers,becoming confined to the north this evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Easterly 25 knots with rough sea, easing Tuesday 15 knots and Wednesday variable 10 knots. Moderate southwest swell easing Monday, returning Wednesday. Moderate easterly swell in the north.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A weakening front lies slow moving over the upper North Island today and Monday. Meanwhile, an intense, slow moving high to the southeast of the country extends a ridge across central New Zealand.
Gale warning in force for Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville Strong wind advisory in force for Waitmata Harbour
For the Manukau Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 15 knots, easing to southeast 10 knots in the evening. Sea slight. Partly cloudy, possibly showers until afternoon. For the Waitemata Harbour: Sunday: Easterly 20 knots but 25 knots gusting 35 knots about Tamaki Strait, easing to southeast 20 knots everywhere this morning, and to easterly 15 knots in the evening. Rough sea about tamaki Strait, easing this morning. Partly cloudy, possible showers until afternoon. For the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Sunday: Southeast 30 knots gusting 40 knots but 35 knots gusting 45 knots north of Whangaparaoa Peninsula, easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots but 30 knots gusting 40 knots in the north this morning, and to 25 knots gusting 35 knots everywhere in the evening. Very rough sea in the north, easing this morning. Partly cloudy, with a fair visibility in a few showers, clearing by afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Easterly 15 knots but southeast 25 knots north of Whangaparaoa. A few showers, clearing afternoon. Tuesday: Easing to easterly 15 knots everywhere. Mainly fine. Wednesday: Easing to easterly 10 knots. Rain at times.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: East Coast: Easterly 1.5 metres, rising to 2 metres Tuesday. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres, easing to 1.5 metres late today, and to half a metre Monday, rising to 2.5 metres Wednesday.