Northland to Kapiti, including Bay of Plenty and the central high country
Occasional showers, turning to rain for a time tomorrow. Thunderstorms possible from Taranaki southwards in the evening. Westerly gales in exposed places tomorrow.
Gisborne, Hawkes Bay and Wairarapa
Mainly fine, but a few showers at times. Northwesterlies rising to severe gale south of Hastings tonight.
Occasional showers, clearing late morning. Northwesterly gales.
Showers, especially in the west.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland
Periods of rain, thundery at times. Snow lowering to 300 metres in Fiordland tomorrow and 500 metres elsewhere.
Marlborough and Canterbury
Showers near the western ranges. A few elsewhere at times. Thunder and hail possible about coastal Canterbury tomorrow. Northwest gales inland, easing tomorrow.
Otago and Southland
Showers becoming widespread tonight as cold southwesterlies develop, gale about the coast. Snow lowering to 200 metres by tomorrow night.
Rain at times.