For the entire North Island, excluding Gisborne to Wairarapa, also Wellington:Rain, briefly heavy today, easing to showers from the west this afternoon and evening. Showers clearing most places by tomorrow evening.
For the remaining North Island areas, from Gisborne to Wairarapa, and Wellington: Rain developing this afternoon, then clearing this evening. Showers spreading north tomorrow ahead of a strong southwest change.
Nelson and Marlborough (excluding the Kaikoura Coast): Isolated showers today, fine tomorrow.
For remaining Marlborough, Canterbury and Otago: Isolated showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow morning.
Buller to Fiordland, also Southland: Showers, some possibly heavy, easing for a time in Westland tomorrow afternoon.
And for the Chatham Islands: Cloud increasing, and rain developing tomorrow afternoon.
Monday: Showers spreading to most places, some possibly heavy in the far south at first.
Tuesday: North Island, mainly fine, but a few showers about the ranges during the afternoon and evening. South Island, a few showers in the west and far south, fine and cloudy periods elsewhere.
Wednesday: North Island, cloudy periods and a few showers in the west, mainly fine in the east. South Island, rain developing in the west, possibly heavy. High cloud in the east with a few spots of rain spreading across at times.
Chatham Islands: Showers, clearing on Wednesday. Strong westerlies turning lighter southwesterly on Tuesday, then tending northwesterly on Wednesday.