Northland to Waikato, also Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and Taupo: A few showers clearing this afternoon, but persisting about Waikato and Auckland until tomorrow morning.
Waitomo to Kapiti: Showers, gradually easing, mainly about the ranges tomorrow.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Tararua District: Fine weather. Severe westerly gales in exposed places south of Hastings, easing this afternoon.
Horowhenua Kapiti Coast, Wellington and Wairarapa: Mainly fine, but a few showers this afternoon.
Nelson, Marlborough to Southland, excluding Stewart Island: Remaining rain about Canterbury clearing this afternoon and becoming fine everywhere. A few showers developing south of Dunedin tomorrow evening.
Westland north of Punakaiki and Buller. A few showers today. Drizzle gradually turning to rain tomorrow.
Remainder of Westland, Fiordland and Stewart Island: Drizzle developing about Fiordland and Stewart Island this afternoon, spreading north later and turning to rain overnight. Some heavy and possibly thundery falls south of the Glaciers from tomorrow afternoon.
Chatham Islands: Showers clearing tomorrow morning.
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.