Now
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Cloudy with occasional light rain. Easterlies.
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Sunrise
Sat Mar 25 07:27:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sat Mar 25 19:25:00 NZDT 2017
Tomorrow
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15°
Occasional rain clears to cloudy periods afternoon.E'ly.
Sunrise
Sun Mar 26 07:28:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Sun Mar 26 19:23:00 NZDT 2017
Mon Mar 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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Occasional rain until evening. Southeast developing.
Sunrise
Mon Mar 27 07:29:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Mon Mar 27 19:22:00 NZDT 2017
Tue Mar 28 00:00:00 NZDT 2017
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Few afternoon and evening showers. Southeast dying out.
Sunrise
Tue Mar 28 07:30:00 NZDT 2017
Sunset
Tue Mar 28 19:20:00 NZDT 2017

Today

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Tomorrow

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Mon Mar 27 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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Tue Mar 28 00:00:00 NZDT 2017

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extended nz forecast

regional forecast

coastal marine forecast

leisure marine forecast

Monday

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.

Tuesday

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.

Wednesday

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.

Chatham Islands

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.

Northland to Waikato, also Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty

Cloudy at first with a few showers. Rain developing in Northland tomorrow morning, with heavy and possibly thundery falls, then spreading south later.

The rest of the North Island, that's Waitomo, Taupo and Gisborne southwards

Cloudy, with scattered showers, clearing from Taranaki and Hawkes Bay southwards tomorrow afternoon or evening.

Nelson

Occasional rain, heavier and more persistent west of Motueka.

Marlborough and Canterbury

Mostly cloudy, with scattered rain or drizzle.

Buller and northern Westland

Occasional rain.

Southern Westland and Fiordland

Mainly fine at first. Rain spreading south overnight, with heavy falls tomorrow.

Otago and Southland

Fine spells at first. Rain developing tomorrow morning, with heavy falls possible from afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. One or two showers this evening.

Stephens

*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.

Kapiti

Inshore waters from Waitarere to Pukerua Bay and out to Kapiti Island.

Situation
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.

Warning
NIL warning for COOK GALE warning for STEPHENS

Forecast
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
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
Swell forecast to midnight Wednesday: Northwest half a metre, rising to 1 metre for a time today and early Sunday.