A ridge brings fairly settled weather to the North Island and parts of the upper South Island today, a fair amount of cloud about however. A front over the lower South Island brings patchy rain or drizzle.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas and some cloud, light winds. Fog possible morning and night for inland areas.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Areas of cloud and sunny spells, chance of a brief shower or two in the afternoon. Inland areas could see fog morning and night. Light winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny areas and some cloud with light northeasterlies.
Mostly cloudy with light northwesterlies.
Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy with light winds.
Cloudy with patchy rain or drizzle, more so in South and Mid Canterbury,
drier further north perhaps till evening. Light winds.
Cloudy with patchy rain or drizzle, light northerly winds. Areas of rain
more likely about Fiordland.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy with patchy rain or showers, light winds. Southland becoming drier in the afternoon however areas of cloud remain.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz