In other regions:
Cloudy with showers, clearing this evening. Strong northerlies, gusting 110kmh in exposed places.
Mostly cloudy. A period of afternoon rain, with heavy, thundery falls possible, then a few showers. Northerlies.
Fine with high cloud and northerlies, but a southerly change brings showers this evening.
Mostly cloudy. Occasional rain, clearing this evening. Southwesterlies.
Cloudy. A few showers, becoming frequent and possibly heavy with thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. Northerlies.
Rain, possibly heavy and thundery, easing this evening. Northwesterly.
National Short-Range Forecast
A few showers, becoming more frequent this afternoon and evening with possible thunderstorms.Gisborne and Hawke's Bay
Mostly cloudy with isolated showers.Whanganui, Taihape and Manawatu
Mostly cloudy. Showers developing this afternoon.Horowhenua to Wellington, and Wairarapa
Showers, clearing this evening.Nelson and Marlborough
Rain, clearing during the afternoon.Buller, Westland and Fiordland
Rain, with heavy falls, easing to showers from the south during the afternoon and evening.Canterbury
Cloudy at times. Showers spreading north late afternoon and evening, with possible thunderstorms inland.Otago and Southland
Rain spreading north this morning and afternoon, then easing to a few showers about the south coast and clearing elsewhere.Chatham Islands
Mostly cloudy. Rain tonight.
National Long-Range Forecast
North Island: Cloudy periods. Isolated showers in the north. Rain from afternoon for Wellington and Wairarapa. South Island: Rain in the north. Isolated showers for Canterbury. Cloudy periods elsewhere.Tuesday
North Island: Cloudy periods with isolated showers in the far north. Cloudy with scattered rain elsewhere, though just a few spots of rain in Gisborne and Hawke's Bay. South Island: Rain north of Hokitika and Rakaia River at first, spreading south to Haast and Oamaru in the morning, possibly heavy in Westland. Mainly fine elsewhere.Wednesday
North Island: Mostly cloudy with scattered rain or showers in the west. Fine with high cloud in the east. South Island: Rain in the west and north, possibly heavy in Westland. Fine elsewhere.Chatham Islands
Cloudy periods with a few showers on Monday. Fine breaks on Tuesday. Low cloud with patchy rain and brisk northerlies on Wednesday.