A low pressure system brings some rain to Northland today meanwhile about the far south a front moves onto Southland this morning, in between conditions are a little more settled with a ridge of high pressure.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Rain for Northland, the odd heavy fall possible in the east then clearing in the evening, winds from the east. Auckland southwards, a chance of morning low cloud or fog then sunny spells, chance of an isolated shower late afternoon / evening. Light winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, some cloud may persist about Kapiti during the day bringing the risk of a shower or two. Northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light winds tend northeast in the afternoon for Hawkes Bay and Gisborne.
Cloudy areas, brisk northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny areas and some high cloud, north to northwesterly winds.
Sunny areas and some high cloud, a few spots of rain possible mainly about South Canterbury. In the evening southerlies push into South Canterbury, moving further northwards overnight bringing some cloud.
Mostly cloudy, rain moves into Fiordland during the morning with a chance of heavy falls. The odd shower further north. Rain gradually moves northwards in the evening then overnight however it will ease.
Southland & Otago
Southwesterly winds freshen about Southland in the morning bringing showers, showers ease afternoon then clear evening. Showers donâ€™t move into Otago till midday, still clearing in the evening.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz