A humid northeasterly airflow lies over New Zealand today moving around an anticyclone sitting east of the country in the Pacific Ocean.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, there may be a shower or two about also mainly in the east this morning for example about eastern Northland, Coromandel and perhaps the Bay Of Plenty. Risk of an isolated shower about western Northland and western parts of the Waikato late afternoon / evening. East to northeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any morning showers clear then cloud breaks to sunny spells, later this afternoon isolated heavy showers may develop for some areas then clearing this evening. Winds mainly light.
Eastern North Island
A few morning drizzle patches, mostly cloudy although some sun may break through this afternoon. East to northeasterly winds.
Sunny spells, chance of an afternoon shower otherwise mainly dry. Northeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any morning cloud clears to mostly sunny weather, northeasterly winds.
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather. East to northeasterly winds near the cosat, breezy in the afternoon. Lighter northerlies inland with higher temperatures.
Mostly cloudy with the chance of a light shower or two otherwise mainly dry. Some sun may break through at times also, light winds.
Southland & Otago
Morning cloud breaks to some sun and high cloud, light winds for most. Northeasterlies about coastal Otago.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz