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Saturday’s national forecast – Southwest airflow today

A southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, we can expect a few showers, mainly in the west. Very frosty for the South Island this morning especially inland.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Partly cloudy with occasional showers, the Bay Of Plenty has mainly dry weather and sunnier skies. Southwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Partly cloudy with the odd shower, showers become restricted Taranaki in the evening. Southwesterlies ease later in the day.
Highs: 7-13

Eastern North Island

Partly cloudy, chance of a shower, clearing in the evening with southwesterlies easing and dying out.
Highs: 10-14


Any early showers clear then sunny, southerlies die out in the evening.
Highs: 10

Marlborough & Nelson

Mainly sunny with light winds.
Highs: 9-11


Sunny after a frosty start, morning showers for Banks Peninsula clear away. Southwesterlies die out.
Highs: 0-10

West Coast

Sunny for Fiordland, some cloud further north with the odd coastal shower. Cloud starts to increase for Fiordland from afternoon bringing in the odd light shower, further north showers clear from the south. Southwesterly winds.
Highs: 6-12

Southland & Otago
Partly cloudy for Southland, a shower or two possible, mainly coastal. Otago is mostly sunny after any morning cloud clears. West to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 5-9


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