Northland to Taranaki, including Coromandel: Mainly fine. However, a period of rain this evening or overnight.
Bay of Plenty, Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and the central high country: Mainly fine. However, brief rain overnight and scattered showers tomorrow afternoon and evening, some heavy with hail.
Whanganui to Wellington, also Wairarapa: Cloudy periods. A period of rain this evening, followed by a few showers.
Marlborough, Nelson, Buller and Canterbury: A period of rain this afternoon or evening, then scattered showers. Some showers heavy with hail tomorrow afternoon and evening.
Otago and Southland: Rain, easing to a few showers this afternoon, and clearing tomorrow afternoon.
Westland and Fiordland: Rain, clearing in Fiordland from afternoon and easing to showers elsewhere.Fine tomorrow, apart from isolated showers.
Chatham Islands: Cloudy periods. Occasional rain developing tomorrow.
Sunday: North Island, showers in the north and east, mostly fine elsewhere. South Island, a few morning showers in the east north of Christchurch, otherwise mainly fine. However, afternoon and evening showers for Southland and Otago.
Monday: North Island, mainly fine in the west. A few showers in the east. South Island, cloud increasing in the west and a few showers developing there. Mostly fine in the east.
Tuesday: North Island, cloud increasing and showers developing. South Island, rain in the west with possible heavy falls, cloud increasing in the east with a few spots of rain spreading across.
Chatham Islands: Showery throughout Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. Strong southerlies easing on Sunday, then dying out on Tuesday.