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.
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.