Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas with Nor’East winds from midday, a chance of early fog about inland areas. Showers late afternoon / evening about the Waikato possibly heavy. Northland is a slightly different story with mostly cloudy skies for the day and easterly winds, chance of a shower or two mainly in the east.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with light winds in the morning, afternoon sea breezes. Isolated showers possible late afternoon / evening about the Central North Island some of which may become heavy.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with east to northeasterly winds, chance of a few isolated showers late afternoon / evening about the ranges of Hawkes Bay and Gisborne.
Sunny areas with light winds, perhaps tending Southerly in the afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning cloud breaking to sunny areas, east to northeasterly winds.
Morning cloud with a chance of drizzle then breaking to sunny areas, East to Nor’East winds.
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, west to southwesterly winds. Warm inland especially about inland Buller.
Southland & Otago
Any morning low cloud or fog breaks to sunny areas, light winds for most although breezy east to northeast winds for coastal Otago in the afternoon.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz