A northwesterly airflow gradually builds over New Zealand today, quite settled weather today however with the majority of cloud in the west of the country.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas with light northeasterlies after morning cloud breaks away, cloud thickens overnight. There may be a light patchy shower move into Northland later in the evening.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny areas with northeasterly breezes, cloud thickening up later in the evening.
Eastern North Island
A cloudy morning then sunny areas increase in the afternoon, southerlies tend northeast around midday.
Mostly sunny with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny about Marlborough and some cloud for Nelson thickening later. North to northwesterly winds increasing from afternoon.
A mainly sunny day with some high cloud later in the evening, northeasterlies near the coast pick up a little from afternoon. Winds tend more northerly inland.
Morning sunny areas then cloud increases from afternoon with a few light showers moving into South Westland, the odd light shower moves into North Westland later in the evening. Northeasterly winds gradually freshen.
Southland & Otago
A mostly sunny morning then high cloud thickens from afternoon, there may be a spot of rain later in the evening. North to northeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz