Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny, late evening or overnight a few patchy showers move in. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds, afternoon sea breezes about Hawkes Bay and Gisborne.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud. North to northwesterly winds, breezy from afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with light winds picking up from the northwest in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, late afternoon or evening isolated showers develop Banks Peninsula southwards bringing the chance of a heavy fall, perhaps even a thunderstorm with hail. Showers move further north overnight. Light winds.
Mostly cloudy with patchy showers, possibly heavy from late afternoon / evening. Westerly winds.
Southland & Otago
Morning sunny spells with the chance of a shower. Showers more likely in the afternoon with the chance of a heavy fall / thunderstorm with hail then clearing at night. Westerly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz