North Island, rain or showers, with heavy falls possible from Auckland to Bay of Plenty, easing to isolated showers later. South Island, rain in Nelson, Westland and Otago, scattered falls elsewhere, gradually clearing.
North Island, Rain spreading from the Far North to Bay of Plenty, a few showers elsewhere. South Island, Areas of cloud, showers developing in Fiordland.
North Island, Rain from Northland to Bay of Plenty, with heavy falls possible, then spreading into Gisborne and Waikato. A few showers elsewhere. South Island, Cloudy periods, a few showers developing in Fiordland.
Northwesterlies rising to gale on Monday and rain developing later. Rain clearing Tuesday with winds tending southwest, then dying out later.A few showers with northwesterlies on Wednesday.
Cloudy at first with a few showers. Rain developing in Northland tomorrow morning, with heavy and possibly thundery falls, then spreading south later.
Cloudy, with scattered showers, clearing from Taranaki and Hawkes Bay southwards tomorrow afternoon or evening.
Occasional rain, heavier and more persistent west of Motueka.
Mostly cloudy, with scattered rain or drizzle.
Mainly fine at first. Rain spreading south overnight, with heavy falls tomorrow.
Fine spells at first. Rain developing tomorrow morning, with heavy falls possible from afternoon.
Cloudy periods. One or two showers this evening.
*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Southeast 20 knots but easterly 35 knots west of Cape Farewell, becoming easterly 15 knots everywhere Sunday morning. Very rough sea in the west, easing. Southwest swell west of Cape Farewell to Hawera, 2 metres. Northwest swell 1 metre developing.Poor visibility in rain at times.
Outlook following 3 days: Rising Monday southeast 30 knots with rough sea,easing Tuesday 15 knots. Moderate southwest swell in the west. Moderate southeast swell in the west easing Tuesday.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A low lies slow-moving northwest of New Zealand, weakening during Monday and Tuesday, directing a moist northeasterly flow onto the North Island. A ridge of high pressure should build over the South Island on Tuesday, while another low approaches the North Island from the northeast.
NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS
Saturday: Variable 5 knots. Sea slight. Cloudy, with fair visibility in occasional rain. Sunday: Variable 5 knots. Northeast 10 knots developing around midday.Sea slight. Fair visibility in occasional rain, easing afternoon.
Outlook until midnight Wednesday: Monday: Becoming southerly 15 knots dring the morning. Occasional showers. Tuesday: Southerly 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots later. Few afternoon showers. Wednesday: Easterly 5 knots, becoming southerly 15 knots in the afternoon. High cloud, few spots of rain.
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time today and early Sunday.