TownsRuralMarineMtnsMaps

Extended New Zealand Mountain Forecast

Issued at: 1:55pm Thursday 14 Dec 2017

North Island

Saturday: Mainly fine, isolated afternoon or evening showers. Light winds.

Freezing Level: Above 3000 metres.

Sunday: Mainly fine, isolated afternoon or evening showers. Winds mainly light, southwesterlies developing about Egmont National Park.

Freezing Level: Above 3000 metres.

Monday: Showers becoming frequent for a time. A strong or gale southerly change.

Freezing Level: Lowering to 2800 metres about the tararua ranges.

South Island

Saturday: Cloudy periods. Periods of rain in the west. Scattered rain at first south of Queenstown then cloudy periods. Light winds, strong northwesterlies developing about Fiordland later.

Freezing Level: Above 3000 metres.

Sunday: Rain about and west of the Main Divide easing to isolated showers in Fiordland later. Cloud increasing and rain developing in the east. Northwesterlies strengthening,gale in Fiordland easing later.

Freezing Level: Above 3000 metres, lowering to 1800 metres in fiordland at night.

Monday: Rain in the south and east easing to showers then clearing later. Fine spells and a few showers in the west. Strong or gale westerlies.

Freezing Level: Lowering to 2800 metres in the north and 1800 metres in the south.