Northland to Manawatu, including Coromandel Peninsula and the central high countryFine spells. Isolated showers, clearing north of Taranaki this morning.
The remainder of the North Island, also Marlborough and NelsonFine.
Canterbury and OtagoFine, with high cloud gradually increasing.
Westland and BullerShowers.
SouthlandHigh cloud, and a few spots of rain from afternoon.
FiordlandRain, with heavy and possibly thundery falls this evening.
Chatham IslandsShowers clearing this morning.
New Zealand Long Range Forecast
MondayNorth Island, cloudy periods and a few showers in the west, mainly fine elsewhere. South Island, rain or showers in the west and far south, with snow flurries possible to 600 metres in the south. Mainly fine with high cloud elsewhere.
TuesdayNorth Island, remaining showers clearing and becoming mostly fine. However, cloudy periods and isolated showers developing in the east. South Island, showers in the west and south clearing and fine spells increasing. Mostly sunny elsewhere.
WednesdayNorth Island, mostly sunny, but isolated showers in the far north and east. South Island, mostly sunny, but a few showers developing in Fiordland.
Chatham IslandsCloudy periods and northwesterlies on Monday. Showers developing early Tuesday behind a strong, cold southwest change, gradually easing on Wednesday.
Heavy rain caused flooding over many parts of Southland.