A gusty westerly airflow eases over New Zealand today, showers affect western regions while out east it’s mainly dry and sunny.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Some cloud, a shower or two also especially in the west then some overnight rain. Westerly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers ease mostly clearing by evening, a few sunny areas developing also. Strong gusty westerly winds ease in the evening.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with strong west to northwesterly winds, easing in the evening.
Sunny with breezy west to northwesterly winds easing during the day.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with gusty west to southwesterly winds gradually easing during the day.
A mainly sunny day, southwesterly winds die out by evening.
Showers ease then clear in the afternoon, a few sunny areas gradually increasing also. Gusty southwesterly winds ease.
Southland & Otago
Any early showers and snow flurries to 300m mostly clearing then sunny areas develop, gusty west to southwesterly winds gradually ease.Highs: 7-9
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz