North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but fine in the east. South Island: Drizzle about Fiordland spreading to Westland, and isolated showers developing in Buller and Nelson. Mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but mainly fine in the east. South Island: Showers turning to rain in the west, with possibly heavy falls. Rain developing later in Southland and Otago. Increasing high cloud elsewhere.
North Island: Mostly cloudy with isolated showers, but mainly fine in the east. South Island: Rain developing for most, but clearing Southland and Fiordland later.
Mostly cloudy with occasional drizzle. Northwesterlies developing on Saturday, strengthening Sunday.
Periods of rain today. Scattered showers tomorrow, easing and becoming isolated from late afternoon.
Cloudy periods with a few showers.
Long fine spells. Scattered showers, mainly during the the afternoons and evenings, when some could be heavy with isolated thunderstorms possible for inland Gisborne and Hawke's Bay.
Fine, apart from areas of cloud morning and night.
Partly cloudy. A few spots of light rain in Southland and Clutha tomorrow.
Mostly cloudy with occasional rain.
Cloudy with occasional light rain or drizzle, clearing tomorrow afternoon.
Friday : Westerly 15 knots south of the Whanganui River, variable 10 knots elsewhere. Becoming variable 10 knots everywhere tonight. Sea slight. Southwest swell 1 metre, period 19 seconds, west of Cape Farewell to Hawera.
Outlook following 3 days: Saturday: Northwest 15 knots developing in the morning. Sunday: Northwest 20 knots. Monday: Northwest 20 knots.
Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.
A couple of weak fronts affect parts of the North Island today while a ridge lies over the South Island. A northerly flow develops over New Zealand on Saturday ahead of another front which moves onto the lower South Island on Sunday. The front moves north over the rest of the South Island on Monday.
Nils for Cook and Stephens
Friday: Northeast 10 knots. Sea slight. Mainly fine. Northwest swell half a metre or less.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northerly rising to 15 knots in the morning. A few showers. Northwest swell half a metre or less. Sunday: Rising to northwest 20 knots. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell half a metre or less. Monday: Northwest 20 knots easing to 15 knots. Cloudy periods. Northwest swell half a metre.