A weakening front moves northwards over the South Island during today while another weak feature may trigger some heavy isolated showers for Northland / Auckland in the afternoon.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny spells and isolated showers possible in the afternoon, especially for Northland and Auckland with the low risk of a heavy fall. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells with the low risk of an isolated shower late afternoon / evening, mainly dry otherwise. West to northwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Sunny weather, there may be some evening cloud with the risk of a shower otherwise mainly dry. Light winds tend easterly in the afternoon.
Sunny spells with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some developing high cloud, may be an isolated shower late afternoon or evening about inland hills and ranges. Light winds in the morning then afternoon sea breezes.
Mostly cloudy with southerlies tending easterly in the afternoon, some drizzle about South Canterbury spreads northwards in the afternoon.
Periods of cloud and a few showers, some sun at times. Becoming mainly dry about South Westland from afternoon then evening further north. Westerlies gradually tend southwest as the day moves along.
Southland & Otago
Periods of cloud and a few showers, west to southwesterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz