HEAVY RAIN FOR WESTLAND AND NORTHWEST NELSON An active front, preceded by strong to gale northerlies, is expected to move eastwards across the South Island during Saturday
North Island, rain easing to a few showers from the south. South Island, occasional rain or drizzle in most places, but clearing in the south.
North Island, rain spreading to most places, but a few showers across Kapiti and Wellington. South Island, fine in the west, and rain or drizzle at times in the east.
North Island, periods of rain, with some heavy falls,easing to showers across Auckland and Northland later. South Island, rain developing in the east from Canterbury northward, and increasing cloudy periods elsewhere.
On Sunday, patchy drizzle turning to showers, as fresh northerlies change strong southerly. Showery southerlies on Monday. Becoming fine with northerlies on Tuesday.
Mainly fine. Few showers developing tomorrow evening.
Cloud increasing. Rain developing tomorrow afternoon, with heavy falls about Mt Taranaki.
High cloud increasing. Scattered rain developing tomorrow afternoon in Wairarapa and a few spots in Hawkes Bay later.
Rain developing tomorrow morning in Nelson and northern Marlborough, heavy for a time and scattered falls spreading elsewhere, easing later.
Rain, heavy at times, easing tomorrow.
Scattered rain, clearing in the morning apart from isolated afternoon showers in Southland.
Northeast 15 knots tending northwest 15 knots this afternoon.Sea slight.Easterly swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Northwest 20 knots, rising Monday northeast 25 knots with rough sea, changing Tuesday westerly 20 knots.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A front approaches the North Island from the west today and crosses over the region on Sunday. A low moves onto the North Island from the northwest late Monday and Tuesday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Saturday: Northerly rising to 15 knots this morning and to 20 knots this evening.Sea becoming moderate this evening. Fair visibility in scattered evening showers.
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Tending northwest 15 knots early, easing to 10 knots late. Rain at times. Monday: Tending northerly 15 knots early, rising to northeast 20 knots late. Rain,heavy at times. Tuesday: Turning westerly 10 knots. Rain, heavy falls, easing.