New Zealand short forecast forecast to midnight Sunday
Northland, Auckland, Coromandel Peninsula and Bay of Plenty: A few showers, frequent and heavier for a time tomorrow, with possible thunderstorms in Bay of Plenty in the afternoon.
Gisborne to Wairarapa: Fine at first apart from isolated showers in Wairarapa. Showers spreading everywhere for a time tomorrow.
Waikato to Wellington, including the central high country, also Nelson and the Marlborough Sounds: Scattered showers at first, but periods of rain tomorrow, with some heavy and possibly thundery falls.
Remainder of Marlborough and Canterbury: Fine spells, with isolated showers, especially near the ranges where some may be heavy.
Buller, Westland and Fiordland: Rain, heavy and thundery at times, easing to showers tomorrow evening.
Otago and Southland: Scattered showers, some heavy and possibly thundery this evening and again tomorrow afternoon.
Chatham Islands: Mostly cloudy, with patchy drizzle tomorrow.