North Island, partly cloudy, with isolated afternoon showers inland. South Island, rain in the west, with heavy falls in southern Westland and Fiordland. High cloud thickening in the east with late scattered rain in the south.
North Island, cloudy periods with isolated showers north of Taupo, rain spreading north further south. South Island, rain gradually clearing from the south.
North Island, cloudy with a few showers in the east and also Northland, becoming mostly fine elsewhere, but isolated showers. South Island, mostly cloudy with a few showers inland.
Mainly fine with northwesterlies developing on Wednesday. Becoming cloudy on Thursday with a few showers as winds changing southerly.A period of rain on Friday.
Mainly fine, but areas of morning cloud, and isolated afternoon and evening showers. Some showers may be heavy around the central high country.
Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud.
Mainly fine, but areas of morning cloud, and isolated afternoon and evening showers about the ranges, some possibly heavy.
Fine, apart from areas of morning and evening cloud. Rain reaching Fiordland at night.
Mostly cloudy, with occasional showers.
Northwest 15 knots, easing to variable 10 knots for a time this morning. Sea slight. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 1 metre. Areas of low cloud in the west, clearing later this morning.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 10 knots, rising Wednesday 20 knots.Changing late Thursday southeast 20 knots.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A ridge of high pressure over the country retreats to the North Island on Tuesday. An active front moves onto central New Zealand late Thursday, followed by another ridge. A complex trough approaches the country from the west late Friday.
NIL warnings for COOK and STEPHENS
Monday: Variable 5 knots. Westerly 10 knots developing for a time this afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, some evening cloud. Tuesday: Northeast 10 knots developing early morning, turning northwest 10 knots for a time in the afternoon. Sea slight. Mainly fine, morning and evening cloud.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Northwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots by evening. Fine, morning cloud. Thursday: Northwest 20 knots, changing southerly 15 knots in the evening. Rain developing. Friday: Easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Becoming fine.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: Northwest half a metre, or less.