A high in the Tasman Sea and a west to southwesterly airflow around it pushes cloud into western regions today while sunnier weather is expected out east. Still, there could be some morning cloud for the east of the South Island and afternoon cloud for the east of the North Island.
Auckland & Northland
Plenty of mid / high level cloud. Southwesterly breezes.
Waikato, Central North Island & Bay Of Plenty
Areas of mid and high level cloud, light west to southwest winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny this morning although some cloud gradually builds from
afternoon. East to northeast winds.
Western North Island
Cloudy areas with light west to northwest winds from afternoon. Taranaki
sees more sustained southwesterly winds blowing through the day.
Any morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, light southerlies tend
northwest this afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud clears then mainly sunny with light winds, afternoon
north to northeasterly winds.
Any morning cloud clear then mainly sunny with light winds, afternoon
Periods of cloud and a few sunny spells, the odd light shower possible now
and then mainly morning and evening. West to northwest winds.
Mostly sunny with east to northeast breezes, some late cloud
Mostly sunny weather with light winds tending west to southwest this
Cloudy areas with the odd shower this morning, light winds then west to
southwest winds pick up a little from midday.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz