Now
15°
12°
Cloudy periods,few showers.Northwest gust 90 km/h,eases.
W
Sunrise
6.48AM
Sunset
5.57PM
Tomorrow
16°
°
Sunny spells, chance shower. Southwest breeze.
Sunrise
6.47AM
Sunset
5.58PM
Monday
16°
°
10°
A few showers developing. Southwesterlies.
Sunrise
6.45AM
Sunset
5.58PM
Tuesday
15°
°
Fine spells, chance shower. Light winds.
Sunrise
6.44AM
Sunset
5.59PM

Today

15°

9°

Tomorrow

16°

8°

Monday

16°

10°

Tuesday

15°

8°

Tides for Auckland
Tides for Onehunga
2:47PM
HIGH  3.1M
8:54PM
LOW  0.8M
3:15AM
HIGH  3.0M
9:21AM
LOW  0.7M
3:52PM
HIGH  3.1M
9:58PM
LOW  0.8M
6:13PM
HIGH  3.6M
12:29AM
LOW  1.2M
6:44AM
HIGH  3.6M
12:58PM
LOW  1.1M

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Sunday

North Island, a few showers in the west from Waikato to Kapiti,mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain in the west, and a period of rain for Southland and Otago. Fine elsewhere.

Monday

North Island, a few showers in the west, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in west and far south, with snow lowering to 500 metres in the south. Mainly fine elsewhere.

Tuesday

Remaining showers, and snow flurries to 500 metres in Southland, clearing and becoming mainly fine. However, a few showers developing about the east coast of the North Island.

Chatham Islands

Showers clearing and southwesterlies easing on Sunday. Cloudy periods on Monday, with northwest winds developing. Showers developing on Tuesday behind a strong, cold southwest change.

Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty

A few showers, becoming confined to western areas this afternoon.

Waikato to Manawatu, including the central high country

Showers, some heavy and squally from Taranaki southwards before dawn.Showers becoming isolated this evening.

Gisborne and Hawkes Bay

Becoming fine this morning.

Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, Wellington and Wairarapa

Rain clearing early morning, then returning for a time this afternoon.

Nelson and Marlborough

Showers becoming isolated this morning and fine spells increasing.

Canterbury

Occasional rain clearing this afternoon.

Otago, Southland and Fiordland

Occasional rain, with snow to 700 metres, clearing this morning and becoming mainly fine. However, rain returning to the fiords from afternoon.

Buller and Westland

Showers north of Hokitika, clearing this afternoon, then showers developing everywhere late tonight.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain and low cloud.

Colville

*GALE WARNING IN FORCE* Westerly 35 knots, easing to 25 knots this afternoon. Very rough sea easing.Northwest swell 3 metres easing.Fair visibility in showers, clearing this morning.

Outlook following 3 days: Easing Sunday morning southwest 15 knots and late Sunday variable 10 knots.Developing Monday westerly 20 knots. Rough sea easing. Moderate northwest swell easing Sunday.

Kaipara

Westerly 25 knots easing to southwest 15 knots this afternoon. Rough sea easing. Northwest swell 3 metres easing. Southwest swell rising to 3 metres. Fair visibility in showers, clearing this evening.

Outlook following 3 days: Becoming early Sunday morning variable 10 knots. Developing Monday southwest 20 knots. Southwest swell becoming heavy Tuesday.

Auckland

Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.

Situation
A low and associated fronts affecting New Zealand move away to the southeast today while a ridge moves onto the area from the Tasman Sea. The ridge drifts north off the country on Monday, allowing a southwest flow to develop. Another ridge builds over the country on Tuesday.

Warning
Gale warning in force for all areas

Forecast
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours: Saturday: Westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots early this morning and to 20 knots this afternoon. Becoming southwest 10 knots this evening. Very rough sea easing in the morning. Fair visibility in showers. For the Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville: Saturday: Westerly 35 knots gusting 45 knots easing to 25 knots gusting 35 knots this morning and to southwest 15 knots in the evening. Very rough sea easing this morning. Fair visibility in showers.

Outlook
Outlook until midnight Tuesday: Sunday: Becoming westerly 10 knots everywhere in the morning, dying out in the evening. Cloudy periods, few morning showers possible. Monday: Rising to 15 knots early and to 20 knots late. Cloudy periods,a few showers developing. Tuesday: Southwest easing to 10 knots. Cloudy periods, a few early showers.

Swell
Swell forecast to midnight Tuesday: East Coast: Northerly 1.5 metres, easing to 1 metre today and dying out Sunday. West Coast: Northwest 2.5 metres, dying out late today. Southwest 1 metre,rising to 3 metres today, easing to 1.5 metres Sunday then rising to 2.5 metres late Monday and to 3 metres early Tuesday.