North Island, showers for most, gradually easing. South Island, cold and showery in the east, with snow possible down to 600 metres about and south of Canterbury at first. Mainly fine elsewhere apart from isolated showers.
North Island, showers, turning to rain for a time. Brief heavy falls possible in the north. South Island, showers or rain in the east and north, mainly fine elsewhere.
North Island, showers gradually easing and clearing. South Island, scattered rain in the north and in the south, but mainly fine through central parts.
Cloud increasing across the country, with late rain spreading onto northern and western areas, and a few spots spreading across the far south.
Rain at times throughout Tuesday to Thursday, then isolated showers. Easterly winds, strong at times, turning northerly for a time on Wednesday.
Isolated showers becoming frequent for time overnight, possibly heavy in Northland, then gradually clearing tomorrow.
Showers becoming isolated tomorrow morning and fine spells increasing.
Scattered rain developing this afternoon. Becoming widespread tomorrow afternoon.
Cloudy periods, with a few showers tomorrow.
A few showers in Buller, spreading elsewhere this afternoon. Thunderstorms and hail possible tomorrow.
Showers, clearing south of Hokitika this evening.
Scattered showers, some heavy with hail and possible thunderstorms. Snow lowering to 500 metres for a time.
A few showers, becoming fine this afternoon.
Showers, with heavy falls and thunderstorms possible. Snow 400 metres for a time.
Mostly cloudy. Chance of a morning shower.
Variable 10 knots. Becoming southwest 15 knots Monday morning. Sea slight. Northeast swell 1 metre. Fair visibility in showers Monday.
Outlook following 3 days: Becoming Tuesday morning northwest 15 knots, rising Wednesday morning 25 knots with rough sea, easing Thursday westerly 15 knots.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
A front moves slowly northwards over the North Island today and early Monday,followed by a broad complex trough containing several embedded lows and fronts.The trough affects Aotearoa New Zealand through to Wednesday. On Thursday a narrow ridge moves over the country, ahead of a front approaching from the Tasman Sea.
NIL warning for BRETT
Sunday: Northwest 10 knots, turning southwest 10 knots this evening. Sea slight. Cloudy periods, fair visibility in the odd shower. Monday: Becoming southwest 15 knots in the morning. Sea slight. Fair visibility in showers, clearing in the evening.
Outlook until midnight Thursday: Tuesday: Becoming northwest 15 knots. A few showers. Wednesday: Northwest rising to 20 knots, turning westerly late. Showers, turning to rain for a time, possibly heavy. Thursday: Westerly 20 knots gradually easing to 10 knots. Showers gradually clearing.