A west to southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a weak front moves off the top of the South Island this morning then over the North Island this afternoon.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly cloudy, a few showers mainly afternoon / evening. Brisk Westerly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower, clearing in the evening. Breezy west to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
A mix of sun and cloud with breezy westerly winds, chance of a shower spreading from the west late afternoon.
Sunny spells with breezy northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
A mostly sunny day with west to northwesterly winds, cloud a little more frequent about Nelson mainly in the morning.
Sunny areas and some cloud, a few showers may sneak up the coast reaching Banks Peninsula late afternoon / evening. Southerlies tend easterly in the afternoon.
Cloudy areas with the odd shower, west to southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy about Southland with showers from midday, elsewhere expect some sun then a few showers from late afternoon. Northwesterlies tend westerly (strong about Southland) around midday.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz