A cool southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas and the odd shower, mainly out west. The Bay Of Plenty has a mainly dry day with mostly sunny weather. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with the odd shower, southwesterly winds.
Eastern North Island
Cloudy areas, may be a shower or two about then breaking away in the evening. Southwesterly winds die out later in the day.
Morning cloud with the risk of a shower then sunny areas increase from afternoon as southerlies tend northerly.
Marlborough & Nelson
Morning cloud about Marlborough then becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon, light winds. Nelson has mostly sunny weather with some high cloud, winds from the southwest.
Some morning sun then afternoon cloud as southerlies freshen.
Mostly cloudy with occasional showers, more so from afternoon. Cool southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Showers, may be a few isolated heavy falls first thing (mainly about Southland) then easing. Showers mostly clearing at night. Breezy westerlies ease later in the day.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz