A west to southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas and occasional sun, the odd shower at times mainly in the west, drier out east (Bay Of Plenty for e.g.). West to southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas and the odd shower, may be a light snow flurry to 600m. Fresh westerly winds.
Eastern North Island
A mainly sunny day, some high cloud possible. Westerly winds.
Mostly sunny, west to northwesterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with westerlies, tending a little more southwest about Nelson.
Sunny with light winds.
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower, a few snow flurries to 500m in the ranges. Southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower about Southland with breezy westerly winds. Otago has a mix of sun and cloud with lighter west to northwest winds however winds may be breezy about coastal Otago.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz