For all of the North Island, except Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Mainly cloudy, with scattered showers. A band of heavier rain moves eastwards across most areas with isolated squally thunderstorms.
Gisborne and Hawkes Bay: Cloudy with isolated showers, but widespread showers for a time this afternoon or evening.
Northern Marlborough and Nelson: Showers and possible thunderstorms retreating to the western ranges of Nelson this morning, while easing and becoming isolated elsewhere.
Remainder of Marlborough, Canterbury, Otago and Southland: Fine and cloudy periods, with isolated showers. Showers more widespread south of Timaru this afternoon, some heavy and thundery with hail.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Showers, some heavy, with isolated thunderstorms from afternoon.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy, with occasional rain or drizzle.
Monday: North Island, a few showers for most, possibly heavy during the afternoon and evening. South Island, showers in the west gradually clearing. Mainly fine elsewhere, with isolated afternoon and evening showers.
Tuesday: North Island, cloud increasing, rain developing in the west during the evening. South Island, cloud increasing and rain developing, possibly heavy in the west.
Wednesday: North Island, rain, briefly heavy, easing to a few showers. Clearing in the east to a mostly sunny day. South Island, rain at times in the west and far south, some heavy falls possible along the main divide. Mainly fine elsewhere.
Chatham Islands: Rain and northerlies on Monday, cloudy periods on Tuesday.Northerlies strengthening and rain developing again late Wednesday.