Weather Warning

Short Range Forecast


Northland, Auckland and Coromandel Peninsula: Occasional showers, becoming frequent tonight.
Bay of Plenty, Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Remaining showers clearing overnight and becoming fine.
Waikato to Manawatu, also Taumarunui, Taupo and Taihape: Occasional showers, becoming frequent this evening with thunderstorms possible in the west.
Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, Wellington, Wairarapa, Marlborough and Nelson: Remaining showers clearing by this morning then mainly fine. Further showers tonight.
Buller and Westland north of Hokitika: A few showers.
Remainder of Westland and Fiordland: Fine, apart from some showers near the south coast.
Canterbury and Otago: Mainly fine, but showers about Banks Peninsula and eastern Otago. Showers may spread inland again for time this afternoon and evening.
Southland: Occasional showers, clearing tonight.
Chatham Islands: Showers, turning to rain this afternoon.

Extended Forecast


Tuesday: North Island, occasional rain or showers in the west. In the east, showers spreading from the south. South Island, occasional showers in the east and south, with snow to 400 metres in the south. Mostly fine in western areas, but showers about Golden Bay.
Wednesday: North Island, occasional rain in the north. In the south, occasional showers in Wellington and the east and fine breaks elsewhere. South Island, any remaining showers retreating to the south and east coasts, otherwise mainly fine, with morning frosts in some places.
Thursday: North Island, occasional showers in the east and Wellington.Elsewhere, rain in the north clearing, otherwise fine or becoming fine. South Island, mainly fine with morning frosts, but a few showers about the south coast.
Friday: Chatham Islands: Rain at times on Tuesday, then a few showers for the remainder of the period. Strong southerlies turning westerly on Wednesday.

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