Northland to Taranaki, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country
Fine apart from the odd shower.
Bay of Plenty and Gisborne
Rain clearing early morning, but the odd shower lingers in Bay of Plenty until afternoon.
Wanganui, Manawatu, Wairarapa and Hawkes Bay
Fine, apart from early low cloud or fog.
Horowhenua Kapiti Coast and Wellington
Mostly cloudy, a few morning showers. Northerlies strengthening in Wellington.
Nelson, Buller, Marlborough Sounds
Mostly cloudy with a few showers, turning to rain in Buller tonight.
The remainder of Marlborough down to Southland
Mainly fine, low cloud or fog near the coast. Scattered showers developing inland Southland this afternoon and a few spots of rain in Otago this evening.
Showers, turning to rain late afternoon or evening.
Low cloud or fog, drizzle developing.