Anticyclonic conditions this morning for most then a northwesterly airflow starts to build over the South Island from afternoon.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, southwesterly winds about Auckland and the Waikato. Afternoon sea breezes about Northland and the Bay Of Plenty.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with the chance of a drizzle patch or shower at times, the Central North Island is mainly dry with afternoon sunny spells. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with light southerlies tending easterly this afternoon, some cloud at times especially about the Wairarapa.
Morning cloud with the chance of a shower, afternoon sunny spells. Light southerlies tend northerly after midday.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, northeasterly winds about Marlborough. Nelson sees afternoon northerlies.
Morning cloud breaks to afternoon sunny spells, easterly winds freshen.
Any morning cloud breaks to mainly sunny weather, west to southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with some high cloud possible about Southland and Central Otago. Morning cloud for coastal Otago breaks to mainly sunny weather, east to northeasterly winds freshen.Highs: 19-26
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz