A cool southwesterly airflow eases over the country today as a ridge of high pressure pushes in. Still a few clearing showers for some regions – more details below.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny, there may be a shower or two out west, perhaps even till evening, however for the most part it’s looking mainly dry. Westerly winds dying out in the evening.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with the chance of a shower, especially early morning, then getting drier as the day goes on. Breezy westerly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with breezy west to northwesterly winds, easing later in the evening.
Sunny areas with westerly winds, dying out in the evening.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud clears to mainly sunny weather, light west to southwesterly winds.
Any early coastal showers clear, then morning cloud breaks to become mostly sunny. Cool southwesterly winds die out by evening.
Cloudy areas with the chance of a shower or two, cloud breaking away in the evening. West to southwest winds die out by evening.
Southland & Otago
Any morning cloud clears to a mainly sunny day, but cloud may not clear coastal Otago till afternoon. Light winds for most, although cool southwesterly winds about coastal Otago don’t die out till evening.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz