A cold southerly airflow eases from the south over New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers and sunny spells, showers clearing in the evening. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers, perhaps a period of a rain for a time early afternoon as northwesterly winds change southerly. Showers clearing in the evening.
Eastern North Island
Rain about Wairarapa spreading northwards during the afternoon, rain clears overnight. Light winds then southerly winds picking up.
Rain ,easing during the morning and clearing in the afternoon. Fresh southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning rain (more so about Marlborough) then cloud breaks away in the evening, fresh southerlies die out later in the day.
Showers ease then clear early afternoon, sunny areas then increase. Southwesterly winds die out by evening.
Sunny with easing southeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Any morning cloud clears then sunny with light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz