An anticyclone brings mainly settled weather to New Zealand on Monday however there is a fair bit of gloom out west.
For the North Island expect fairly cloudy weather in the west, perhaps even a light shower about otherwise mainly dry. Winds will mostly be light from the southwest. Further east conditions are sunnier but expect some high cloud. A tad cold to start inland, around 0 degrees celsius at dawn.
The South Island sees a mix of sun and cloud out west, sunnier skies in the east then some high cloud moves in during the evening. Southland sees a few spits of rain or showers move through in the evening.
Around -1 to 0 degrees celsius at dawn for some inland areas.
Blue – Heavy form of precipitation.
Purple – Strong winds.
Yellow – Temperatures around the mid 20 degree mark or over.
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– Aaron Wilkinson, WeatherWatch.co.nz