North Island, occasional rain or drizzle in most places,but fine with high cloud in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, heavy rain in the west, scattered brief rain elsewhere. Gale or severe gale northwesterlies in central and southern areas.
North Island, occasional rain or drizzle most places, but dry with high cloud in Gisborne and Hawkes Bay. South Island, heavy rain in the west, brief rain elsewhere clearing from the south, showers developing in the south later. Gale or severe gale northwesterlies easing in the South Island.
North Island, rain becoming heavier and more persistent,then easing to showers, northwest gales easing. South Island, showers spreading to most places, then clearing in the north and west.
Cloudy periods on Friday. Cloud increasing on Saturday and northerlies rising to gale. Rain on Sunday, clearing later and northwesterlies dying away.