Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A chance of early fog. A few showers in the Tasman may affect western areas this morning, otherwise mainly dry. Rain develops later in the evening / overnight sweeping down with a front moving southwards over the upper North Island. North to northwest winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Foggy areas but also a few showers in the west, especially western Taranaki first thing. Otherwise a mainly dry day elsewhere with cloud thickening from late afternoon / evening before some rain moves in overnight.
Eastern North Island
Any early cloud clears to sunny weather, light winds.
Mainly sunny with some evening cloud, northerlies develop in the morning.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mainly sunny with light north to northwesterly winds, high cloud from evening.
Chance of a brief morning shower then mainly sunny from afternoon. Light northeasterly winds.
Some morning rain then clearing, remaining fairly cloudy however some sun may break through in the afternoon. Northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Any early spots of rain clear then becoming mainly sunny with light northerly quarter winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz