North Island, mainly fine in the east, showers in the west. Northwesterly gales possible in Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island, rain or showers for most, heavy falls possible.
North Island, rain spreading east, but only isolated showers in the far north and mainly fine in the south. South Island, partly cloudy and a few showers. Mainly fine in the south.
Partly cloudy with a few showers on Wednesday. Periods of rain on Thursday, clearing later and becoming mainly fine through to Friday.
Cloudy periods. A few showers, more frequent for a time overnight or tomorrow morning.
Mainly fine, but isolated afternoon and evening showers.
Generally fine. However, a few showers about the ranges, and one or two elsewhere overnight or tomorrow.
Periods of rain or showers, with a few heavy falls, easing tomorrow.
Scattered showers, with a few thunderstorms about Canterbury, easing overnight. Mainly fine tomorrow, but isolated afternoon showers.
Cloudy periods. A few showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow.
Southwest 20 knots. Moderate sea. Northwest swell 2 metres,easing.
Outlook following 3 days: Westerly 15 knots, rising Thursday 25 knots for a time with rough sea, easing Friday variable 10 knots.
Southwest 15 knots. Sea slight. Southwest swell 3 metres, easing. Northwest swell 1 metre.
Outlook following 3 days: Southwest 15 knots, becoming Wednesday northwest 20 knots, changing Thursday southwest 25 knots with rough sea, easing early Friday variable 10 knots.Developing late Friday northerly 15 knots.
Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, Hauraki Gulf and Bream Head to Cape Colville.
A west to southwest flow persists over New Zealand Aotearoa during most of this week. A front spreads north over the country Wednesday and Thursday. A brief ridge builds over the country on Friday, followed by another active low approaching from the Tasman Sea this weekend.
Wind warning Nil
For the Manukau and Waitemata Harbours, the Hauraki Gulf and the area from Bream Head to Cape Colville: Tuesday: Southwest 15 knots, rising to 20 knots gusting 30 knots for a time this afternoon and early evening. Sea becoming moderate for a time. Cloudy periods, with fair visibility in a few showers, clearing evening.
Outlook until midnight Friday: Wednesday: Westerly 15 knots, tending northwest 15 knots later. Mainly fine, odd morning shower. Thursday: Turning southwest 15 knots, easing to 10 knots late. Cloudy periods with a few showers. Friday: Becoming northeast 10 knots. Cloudy periods, the odd shower.
Swell forecast to midnight Friday: East Coast: Northerly 1.5 metres, easing to half a metre today and dying out Wednesday. West Coast: Southwest 2.5 metres, easing to 2 metres today and 1.5 metres Wednesday.