Rain, sleet and snow on the way

You might need to bring out that extra blanket – a wintry blast is on its way.

The city will be hit with rain turning to sleety showers on Tuesday morning.

It will clear during the afternoon, but the rain will return on Wednesday night, with a few showers on Thursday and Friday.

Overnight temperatures on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday will be just 0 deg C.

Tuesday will bring snow to 600 metres on Banks Peninsula,

It’s not looking likely that any snow will reach the city, but the high will range between 10 deg C tomorrow through to just 9 deg C on Friday.

The weekend is looking slightly cloudy with 10 deg C on Saturday and Sunday.