A low and front bring some rain to the west of the South Island this morning then clears in the afternoon. Generally settled elsewhere although expect some cloud.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy although expect occasional sun at times, with sun more frequent about the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty. Northland may see a shower later in the day. Light winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Areas of cloud and some sun. Light northwesterly winds change to the southeast overnight.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds.
Sunny spells, northwesterly winds change southerly later the evening.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny, winds change southwest late afternoon bringing some cloud and the chance of a shower.
Some morning sun, then a southwest change late morning brings cloudy areas and the chance of a shower, otherwise remaining fairly dry.
Areas of rain or showers, clearing this afternoon and sunny spells increasing as northeasterly winds change southwest.
Southland & Otago
Risk of an early shower, then clearing, perhaps some sun breaking through. A few further showers late afternoon about Southland with a westerly change.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz