Thunderstorms may also pop up in various areas including Auckland.
NZ will only get remnants of the ex-tropical cyclone as it moves past the country.
Checkout operator said she recognised the daughter and all appeared 'normal'.
Greg Dixon was chuffed to be able to thank the French firefighter for her actions.
Make the most of the settled weather, as bands of rain and a low will hit NZ on Tuesday.
Whangarei mother hopes incident will give others confidence to also complain.
Two figures in New Zealand's biggest importation of P will spend 22 and 25 years in jail.
Cyclone Donna will lose a lot of power as she hits NZ, but will still bring heavy rain.