Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty: Cloudy periods and a few showers.
Waikato to Whanganui, including the central high country: Scattered showers, some heavy inland during the afternoons and evenings.Isolated thunderstorms from Whanganui and Taihape northwards until this evening.
Manawatu to Wellington, also Wairarapa: Isolated showers, becoming more widespread tomorrow.
Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: A few showers, mostly about the ranges. Fine spells increasing tomorrow.
Marlborough Sounds, Nelson, Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Scattered showers, possibly heavy inland this afternoon and evening.
Remainder of Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland: Scattered showers this afternoon and evening, some heavy inland and possibly thundery from Canterbury southwards. The odd shower returning to Marlborough, eastern Otago and Southland tomorrow afternoon.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy. Occasional rain tomorrow.
Sunday: North Island, rain for most places, possibly heavy with squally thunderstorms in the north, easing to showers and clearing later in the east. South Island, rain in the west, turning to showers. Mainly fine in the east, apart from isolated afternoon showers.
Monday: North Island, showers in the north and west, possibly hevay during the afternoon, clearing later. Fine in the east apart from scattered afternoon showers. South Island, showers in the west gradually easing. Mainly fine in the east, apart from isolated afternoon showers, and scattered light rain in the south.
Tuesday: Showers turn to rain in the west of both Islands. Cloud increasing in the east, with scattered rain spreading across late in the day.
Chatham Islands: Showers throughout the period, turning to rain at times on Monday. Northerlies, strong for a time on Sunday.