A ridge brings a settled period of weather over the country today although a northwest airflow builds over the South Island later in the day with showers later on the West Coast.
Auckland & Northland
Cloudy periods at first with the risk of a shower, sunny spells increase from midday. Brisk southwesterlies ease in the evening.
Bay Of Plenty
Sunny with southwesterlies easing in the evening.
Waikato & Central North Island
Mostly sunny with southwesterly winds, easing in the evening. Overnight
cloud develops in the west.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light southwesterlies dying out early on, overnight high
Mostly sunny with breezy southwesterlies, easing in the evening. Cloud
Western North Island
Sunny with light northwesterlies, late evening cloud moves in.
Sunny with light winds, northerlies increase from afternoon. Overnight
Sunny with light southwesterlies, late high cloud.
Sunny with light winds, late high cloud.
light southwesterlies dying out in the morning, late afternoon or evening high
A few morning sunny spells, becoming mostly cloudy in the afternoon with
westerly winds, overnight showers.
Sunny areas and some high cloud developing from midday. Westerly winds ease
in the morning to light winds PM. Overnight spots of rain possible.
Mostly sunny after a cold start, northwesterly winds. High cloud increases
from midday then spots of rain develop in the west later in the evening. Dry out
Cloudy periods with breezy northwesterlies, the odd brief spit possible
from midday otherwise mainly dry. Overnight rain with a westerly change.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz