A ridge brings slightly more settled weather then we have been having recently, still, some cold upper air enhances a few showers over parts of the North Island especially in the afternoon.
A mix of sun and cloud for many in the North Island, a few isolated showers in the west especially in the afternoon about Northland through to parts of Auckland, Taranaki, Manawatu and parts of the east coast. Winds generally from the southwest. The Bay Of Plenty has a mainly sunny day.
The east coast of the South Island has sunny weather, perhaps some early morning coastal cloud then clearing. Nelson and along the West Coast sees some sun then cloud builds from afternoon bringing the chance of a light shower. A tad frosty to start in the morning for many inland.
Blue – Heavy form of precipitation or cold temperatures, typically below 1 to 2 degrees celsius.
White – Snow
Purple – Strong winds.
Yellow – Temperatures around the mid 20 degree mark or over.
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– Aaron Wilkinson, WeatherWatch.co.nz