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Brief Forecast for all New Zealand

Valid to Midnight Tuesday, 19-Oct

Northland to Manawatu, including the central high country

Partly cloudy, with isolated showers.

Coromandel Peninsula, Bay of Plenty, Gisborne to Wairarapa, Horowhenua to Wellington, Nelson and Marlborough

Mainly fine. One or two showers about the North Island ranges, clearing this evening.

Buller to Fiordland

Cloudy periods with isolated showers. However, rain developing in Fiordland tonight and spreading northwards tomorrow. Clearing to fine south of Greymouth tomorrow night.

Canterbury

Showers, clearing overnight to fine. However, rain developing tomorrow afternoon.

Otago and Southland

Mainly fine at first. Rain developing tomorrow morning, then clearing inland in the afternoon.

Chatham Islands

Occasional rain, clearing tonight. Cloudy tomorrow.

Outlook for following three days

Wednesday

North Island: Fine for most. Cloudy and some drizzle for Gisborne and Hawke's Bay.
South Island: Fine in the west. Cloudy and a few showers elsewhere.

Thursday

North Island: Partly cloudy. Isolated afternoon showers in central areas.
South Island: Fine in the west. Partly cloudy elsewhere, with isolated afternoon showers in the east.

Friday

North Island: Partly cloudy. Showers for Northland and isolated afternoon showers in central areas.
South Island: Fine in the west. Partly cloudy elsewhere, with isolated afternoon showers in the north.

Chatham Islands

Often cloudy and sometimes showery with southwesterlies, strong on Wednesday and Thursday.

Issued: 6:22pm Monday 18 Oct 2021