A low pressure system lies over New Zealand today with two centres either side of the country.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning fog possible then breaking to some sun. Showers develop after midday, some may be heavy with thunderstorms then clearing later in the evening. Light winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers, clearing in the evening. About Taranaki conditions may be mainly dry with some sun, just the chance of a shower in the afternoon. Light south to southwesterly winds die out later in the day.
Eastern North Island
Morning rain about the Wairarapa then easing to showers, drier further north with some sun then showers develop in the afternoon as westerlies tend cool southwest.
Some morning rain then easing to a few showers, fresh southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny areas and high cloud, southwesterly winds, fresh about the Marlborough coast.
A chance of morning sun then becoming mostly cloudy by midday with cool southwesterly winds, fresh about the coast.
Sunny with southerly quarter winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy, some sun at times mainly inland. South to southeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz