Staying dry in most parts today with a mix of cloud and sunny spells but it will become windy. Patchy rain and drizzle will develop near the west coast before evening. Highs 14 to 17 Celsius. Light to moderate southerly winds will increase fresh and gusty with strong to gale force and gusty winds developing near the west coast.
Mild tonight with outbreaks of rain and drizzle spreading to all parts. The rain will be persistent at times and locally heavy with a risk of spot flooding. Windy for a time but southerly winds will veer west to southwest later in the night and ease. Lows of 10 to 12 Celsius.
Further outbreaks of persistent and locally heavy rain on Friday with an on-going risk of spot flooding. Drier brighter conditions will develop in the northwest before noon and extend slowly southeastwards during the day. Highs of 15 to 17 Celsius in light to moderate west to southwest breezes.