A northwesterly airflow lies over the country today, cloudy with the chance of a shower in the west and sunnier skies out east. Evening rain for Fiordland.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas with light west to northwesterly winds, the Bay Of Plenty sees longer sunny breaks during the day. Chance of a light shower or two in the west otherwise mainly dry.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with light west to northwest winds, chance of a light shower in the west otherwise dry.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds.
Areas of cloud with northwesterly winds, breezy after midday.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with north to northwesterly winds from afternoon.
Mostly sunny with light northeasterlies near the coast, northwesterly winds inland. A touch of high cloud possible.
Becoming mostly cloudy in the morning, chance of a patchy light shower from afternoon. Evening rain moves into Fiordland then pushing northwards overnight, heavy falls at times.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, north to northwesterly winds. Some overnight rain.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz