A front slowly clears the eastern side of the North Island this afternoon, meanwhile a low associated with this front moves over the North Island during the day. A ridge lies over the South Island.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, a few showers possible this afternoon / evening then clearing away. Light winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any morning showers clear, cloud may break to some sun this afternoon. Light winds.
Eastern North Island
Morning showers, possibly heavy then easing and becoming drier from afternoon with sunny areas breaking through. Light southwesterly winds.
Cloudy with the odd shower possible, southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mainly sunny, any morning cloud about Marlborough breaks away. Light winds.
Morning cloud, some drizzle possible about North Canterbury then breaking to sunny spells in the afternoon. Light winds.
A sunny day with light winds, some high cloud about South Westland.
Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some high cloud after a frosty start, light winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz