A ridge brings mainly settled conditions today. The East Coast of the North Island sees cloud and the odd shower, however. There’s also a chance of low cloud or fog this morning about the South Island’s East Coast.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny with light winds tending south to southeast. Some cloud about Northland, mainly in the east, with the chance of a shower or two.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, light easterly winds. Winds may tend westerly in the afternoon about Taranaki.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy with the odd light shower. East to southeast winds.
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, light winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, with some high cloud during the day. Light northeasterly winds.
Morning low cloud or fog breaks to mostly sunny weather, with some high cloud during the day. East to northeast breezes become a little breezy near the coast in the afternoon.
Sunny spells with light north to northeasterly winds. Some cloud moves into South Westland from afternoon.
Southland & Otago
Any morning low cloud or fog clears to a mostly sunny day, although some cloud may hang about coastal Otago. East to northeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz