North Island, rain north of Waikato, easing to a few showers. A few showers elsewhere, then clearing everywhere except in the east and in the north. South Island, rain or showers at times everywhere except in Canterbury and Marlborough.
North Island, a few showers developing in the west from afternoon, otherwise mainly fine, except showers developing in the Bay of Plenty at night. South Island, rain or showers everywhere clearing south of Canterbury and Westland.
North Island, occasional showers or rain spreading everywhere for a time. South Island, morning showers in Canterbury and in the north, with occasional showers developing in Fiordland, Southland and Clutha, otherwise fine.
A few showers with southeasterlies developing on Wednesday through Thursday. Isolated showers and southerlies for Friday.
A few showers, clearing this afternoon or evening. Areas of fog tonight, clearing tomorrow morning or early afternoon, followed by evening rain.
Showers clearing this evening or overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow, but areas of cloud morning and evening.
Cloudy periods and patchy drizzle. Becoming mainly fine by midday tomorrow.
Fine in Nelson, but a few showers about Buller and Westland. Rain developing in the west tomorrow afternoon, spreading into Nelson tomorrow evening.
Mainly fine, but cloudy about the coast, and areas of inland fog morning and night. Scattered rain about Otago and Southland tomorrow.
Cloudy periods, with a few showers, turning to rain tomorrow morning.
Southwest 15 knots, turning northwest 15 knots Tuesday morning,rising to 25 knots Tuesday evening. Sea becoming rough. Northeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in rain developing Tuesday evening.
Outlook following 3 days: Changing Wednesday morning southwest 25 knots, easing Wednesday evening 15 knots.Rising for a time Friday southwest 25 knots. Sea rough at times.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge of high pressure covers the country today, followed by a series of troughs from Tuesday through to Friday. Another ridge of high pressure builds over the South Island later on Friday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Monday: Variable 5 knots becoming southwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Fine spells, with a few showers this evening. Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots in the morning. Northwest 15 knots developing in the afternoon, rising to 20 knots in the evening. Sea becoming moderate in the evening. Low cloud and fog, breaking around midday. Fair visibility in a period of rain during the evening.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Changing southwest 20 knots in the morning, easing to 15 knots in the afternoon. A few showers clearing. Thursday: Westerly 10 knots. A few showers. Friday: Rising to southwest 20 knots for a time. Occasional showers.