Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Possible hail. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, most likely in the evening. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning NW during the morning and early afternoon. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 2 [Low].
Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.
Saturday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the far south, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NW during the afternoon.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||11||18||30%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 27||72||WNW 40||68|
||9||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 16||69||WNW 28||53|
||7||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||NW 15||70||WNW 29||51|
|Windy with showers
||6||9||90%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 31||92||WNW 39||93|
||6||12||80%||1-5mm||Nil||NW 17||90||WNW 25||88|
15:10 AEST New Zealanders are bracing for a week of wild weather.