North Island, mainly fine, patchy rain or drizzle in Northland. South Island, rain in the west, with scattered falls south of the MacKenzie Basin, mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, mostly cloudy with patchy rain or drizzle in the north and west, mainly fine in the east. South Island, rain in the west and south, scattered falls elsewhere.
North Island, rain developing everywhere. South Island, showers, clearing in the west and south.
Mostly cloudy, with a few showers persist through to Sunday. Northwesterlies becoming strong or gale on Sunday. Showers turning to rain for a time on Monday as strong or gale northwesterlies change strong southwesterly, then clearing later.
Mainly fine, apart from isolated showers.
Cloudy periods and isolated showers or drizzle, mainly morning and night.
Areas of morning low cloud or fog, then fine.
Low cloud or fog, mainly about the coast and Canterbury Plains, clearing for a fine day this morning. However, high cloud increasing this afternoon and evening.
Cloudy periods and patchy drizzle, mainly about Westland.
Rain, with heavy some heavy falls mainly south of Milford Sound.
Cloudy. Scattered rain, mainly about Southland, spreading to Otago this evening.
Overcast with occasional drizzle and areas of fog.
Variable 10 knots. Easterly 15 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Northeast swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming overnight Saturday variable 10 knots. Developing Monday northeast 15 knots.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A ridge builds over northern and central New Zealand today, and extends over southern New Zealand during Friday. A trough approaches southern New Zealand from the Tasman Sea during Saturday, moving over the South Island on Sunday,then becoming slow moving over the North Island on Monday while a ridge builds over the South Island.
NIL warning for BRETT
Friday: Variable 5 knots. Easterly 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. Morning and evening cloud, otherwise fine.
Outlook until midnight Monday: Saturday: Northeast 10 knots. Cloudy periods, patchy rain or drizzle. Sunday: Turning northwest 10 knots. Patchy rain or drizzle. Monday: Turning northeast 10 knots. Rain.