A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today with a front clearing eastern regions this morning and moving eastwards.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning fog, mainly for inland areas then expect sunny spells and isolated showers, light northwest winds tend westerly this afternoon.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells and a few isolated showers, some may be heavy especially afternoon. Northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with northwesterly winds, early rain clears the Wairarapa.
Morning rain eases to the odd isolated shower and sunny spells, breezy northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Early rain clears then becoming sunny this morning, a few showers may drift back into Nelson this afternoon moving in from the west otherwise fairly dry. Northwesterly winds.
Morning rain then sunny areas develop this afternoon as northeasterly winds tend northerly.
Early rain eases to showers, rain picking up again later this afternoon. Northeasterly winds change westerly later today.
Southland & Otago
A few showers this morning (mainly for Otago) then sun breaks through this afternoon, northeasterly winds tend northwest this evening.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz