Friday Sunny. Light winds becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the high 30s.
Saturday Sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h before dawn then becoming light in the middle of the day.
Sunday Sunny morning. Isolated showers and the chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.
Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then tending SE/SW during the day.
||forecast||min||max||chance of rain||rain amount||frost risk||9am||3pm|
||25||38||30%||< 1mm||Nil||E 16||46||E 17||36|
||25||40||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ENE 15||37||SSE 18||17|
||25||40||10%||1-5mm||Nil||ENE 17||36||E 15||22|
||24||39||5%||< 1mm||Nil||ESE 18||34||SSE 21||25|
||26||37||10%||-||Nil||ESE 21||23||ESE 12||18|
14:41 EDT New Zealand is preparing for a major weather event this weekend and Tropical Cyclone Luci brings gale for winds and heavy rain to northern and central parts of the country.