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Saturday’s national forecast

A ridge covers New Zealand today bringing mainly settled weather, many places will see some but western parts of the North Island may see cloudy areas.

Auckland & Northland
Sunny areas and some cloud, light winds tend northwesterly.
Highs: 19-21

Bay Of Plenty

Mostly sunny with a few clouds about the place, light winds in the morning tend northeast in the afternoon.
High: 19

Waikato & Central North Island

Periods of cloud and a few sunny spells, light northwesterlies. Chance of
an evening drizzle patch about the Waikato.
Highs: 17-19

Eastern North Island

Any early cloud clears to a sunny day, light winds tend northeast in the
Highs: 19-21

Western North Island

Sunny spells and periods of cloud, light northwesterlies tend westerly in
the afternoon. About northern Taranaki expect cloudy periods with northerly
winds, the odd light shower or drizzle patch possible at times.
Highs: 18-19


Morning cloud breaks to sunny spells, breezy northerlies ease in the
Highs: 17-18


Early cloud clears to a sunny day, light northerlies.
Highs: 18-19


Sunny with light west to northwest winds.
Highs: 19-20


Early cloud clears to a mostly sunny day, light winds tending southerly for
a time in the afternoon.
Highs: 17-18

West Coast

Morning cloud breaks to a mostly sunny day, light northeasterly
Highs: 15-16

Coastal Otago

Sunny with light winds tending southerly in the afternoon for a time.
Highs : 16-17

Southland & Central Otago

Early cloud clears to mostly sunny weather, light west to northwesterly
Highs: 14-17

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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