North Island, periods of rain in the south, easing.Scattered showers elsewhere, especially in the west. South Island, rain or showers north of Arthur s Pass. Showers elsewhere, becoming confined to Southland and Clutha. Snow to 800 metres in south at first.
North Island, mainly fine in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. A few showers elsewhere. South Island, showers, mainly in south and west. Gale or severe gale southwesterlies about Southland and Otago coasts.
North Island, scattered showers, becoming confined to the north and west. South Island, occasional rain in Southland. A few showers in Buller, Otago and about Banks Peninsula. Fine elsewhere.
A few showers north of Waikato and about Foveaux Strait,otherwise fine.
Rain easing to showers on Tuesday and strong westerlies easing. Showers on Wednesday, frequent from evening with westerlies rising to gale or severe gale. Showers and strong to gale southwesterlies on Thursday.