Low pressure covers New Zealand today with a centre off to the west of the country in the Tasman Sea and another off to the northeast of the North Island.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A chance of morning fog then expect a mix of sun and cloud, a few showers move into northern Northland from afternoon. Light winds tend southwest in the afternoon.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Early fog possible then expect a mix of sun and cloud, light winds tend to the south in the afternoon.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy skies, rain about Gisborne (possibly heavy) spreads southwards during the evening. Winds are variable tending to the south in the afternoon.
A mix of sun and cloud with northerly winds, tending southerly in the evening.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny weather, light northerlies tend southerly later in the evening bringing some cloud. About Nelson and the Sounds cloud is a little more persistent with the chance of a shower or two.
Mostly sunny then some mid level cloud develops from afternoon as light winds tend southerly.
Morning showers then sunny areas develop in the afternoon, northeasterly winds.
Southland & Otago
A mix of sun and cloud, there may be some morning fog for inland areas. Chance of an isolated shower or two about Southland, mainly afternoon. Light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz