www.metservice.com is currently unavailable so you have been redirected to our backup site www2.metservice.com.
This site contains all the safety critical information and includes MetService Severe Weather Watches and Warnings, MetService rain radar imagery and brief forecast information.
We are working to restore www.metservice.com as soon as we possibly can. You can also follow us on Facebook @MetService and Twitter @MetService

Brief Forecast for all New Zealand

Valid to Midnight Sunday, 23-Jun

Northland

A few showers. Turning to rain tonight, possibly heavy, then clearing to cloudy periods tomorrow afternoon.

Auckland to Taranaki, including Coromandel, Bay of Plenty and the central high country

A few showers. Rain developing overnight with heavy falls, thunderstorms and downpours possible. Clearing from the west later tomorrow.

Gisborne to Wairarapa

Fine today. Rain developing tomorrow morning or afternoon, clearing about inland Hawke's Bay and Wairarapa tomorrow evening.

Whanganui to Wellington

Cloudy periods. Rain developing overnight, then clearing tomorrow evening.

Nelson, Buller and Marlborough

Occasional rain, becoming persistent in Nelson and Buller this evening with heavy falls west of Motueka. Thunderstorms and downpours possible in Nelson tomorrow morning.

Westland and Fiordland

Cloudy periods with occasional rain or showers, clearing tomorrow afternoon.

Canterbury, Otago and Southland

Mainly fine today. Rain developing about Canterbury and Otago tomorrow.

Chatham Islands

Cloudy periods. Light showers possible.

Outlook for following three days

Monday

North Island: Occasional rain about Northland and Taranaki. Rain developing in Gisborne, possibly heavy towards East Cape. Partly cloudy elsewhere.
South Island: Cloudy periods with scattered rain in the west and about the Canterbury and northern Otago. Partly cloudy elsewhere.

Tuesday

North Island: Rain in the east and south, possibly heavy, showers elsewhere. Gales in exposed places in the east.
South Island: Rain developing about north Canterbury and Marlborough. Cloudy with isolated showers elsewhere, but partly cloudy and dry for Southland.

Wednesday

North Island: Rain in the east and south. Showers elsewhere, gradually clearing.
South Island. Rain about north Canterbury and Marlborough. Partly cloudy elsewhere.

Chatham Islands

Partly cloudy with a possible shower on Monday with northeasterlies. Rain developing for Tuesday and Wednesday, with easterlies becoming strong to gale.

Issued: 12:44pm Saturday 22 Jun 2024