North Island, isolated showers in Northland and in the east.Elsewhere, fine with morning frost. South Island, fine with morning frosts, but isolated showers about fiords later.
North Island, cloud increasing in the north but fine in the east and south of Taihape. Rain developing in the west at night. South Island, in the west, isolated showers then rain at night, possibly heavy. Elsewhere, fine with areas of morning cloud and frosts.
North Island, periods of rain, clearing from west by evening. South Island, rain or showers, clearing in the east to mainly fine in the morning.
A few showers, with southerlies easing on Wednesday. Fine spells and cloudy periods with the odd shower on Thursday. A few showers turn to rain late on Friday, as northerlies strengthen.
Partly cloudy with isolated showers this morning, then fine.
Mainly fine, but isolated showers from afternoon.
Generally fine, but a few showers about Wairarapa. The chance of a shower in Wellington from afternoon.
Mostly fine, with showers about Banks Peninsula clearing this afternoon.
Isolated showers clearing this morning, and becoming fine.
Showers, some heavy and possibly thundery with hail, easing this afternoon.
Southwest 15 knots becoming variable 10 knots this morning, then becoming southeast 15 knots this afternoon. Sea slight. Easterly swell 1 metre developing.
Outlook following 3 days: Tending Wednesday evening northeast 15 knots, rising overnight Thursday 25 knots, changing Friday southwest 15 knots. Sea rough for a time. Northeast swell becoming moderate for a time Friday.
Bay of Islands Recreational Marine Area.
An unsettled southwest flow lies over New Zealand as a high rapidly builds over the country during today, persisting through Wednesday. The high then moves slowly eastward on Thursday, allowing a northerly flow to develop ahead of an active front that approaches New Zealand from the Tasman Sea. This front crosses the country on Friday followed by a trough affecting the far south late Friday.
NIL warning for BRETT
Tuesday: Southwest 10 knots easing to variable 5 knots by midday.Southeast 10 knots developing this afternoon. Sea slight. The odd light shower this morning, then fine.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Southeast 10 knots tending northeast 10 knots in the evening. Partly cloudy, isolated showers developing. Thursday: Northeast rising to 20 knots. Cloud increasing, rain at night. Friday: Northerly 20 knots changing southwest 10 knots. Periods of rain, easing late.