A southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
The odd shower pushes in from the west during the morning, sunny spells break through at times. The Bay Of Plenty is mostly sunny however a period of afternoon cloud may bring a shower. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
The odd shower, clearing in the afternoon as westerlies change southerly. Afternoon sunny spells break through.
Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with westerlies, winds change southwest in the afternoon bringing in a few clouds. Evening drizzle about Gisborne.
Mostly sunny, light northwest winds change southerly in the afternoon.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny, light winds for Marlborough. Southwesterlies for Nelson.
Sunny with light winds.
Cloudy areas, the odd shower (mainly morning). Some sun breaks through in the afternoon mainly about South Westland. Southwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Morning showers clear Southland then expect sunny spells. Otago is mostly sunny after any morning cloud clears. Westerly winds, breezy about Southland.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz