Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning showers then some sun breaks through from afternoon, southeasterly winds die out in the evening.
Eastern North Island
A few showers about the Wairarapa push into Hawkes Bay by midday then Gisborne during the afternoon with a cool south to southwest change, showers clearing the Wairarapa by midday however not further north till later in the evening / overnight.
Morning cloud breaks to sunny areas. Fresh south to southeasterly winds ease from late afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy areas for the most part, some sun breaking through now and then mainly about Nelson. East to southeasterly winds.
Any morning showers / drizzle patches clear, looking to remain fairly cloudy however there may be some sun later in the day. Southwest winds tend east to northeast in the afternoon.
Mostly sunny with light winds however expect some cloud at times about Buller.
Southland & Otago
Any morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, light winds tending onshore in the afternoon.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz