A narrow and weak area of low pressure lies over much of the country today while equally weak areas of high pressure lie either side of New Zealand. Fairly cloudy for eastern regions with drizzle or the odd shower about, sunnier out west and for the Bay Of Plenty.
Sunny areas and some cloud, light winds this morning then afternoon sea breezes.
Periods of cloud and sunny areas at times with light southwesterly winds, an easterly quarter sea breeze
may develop in the east during this afternoon.
Morning cloud with the chance of a light shower then sunny areas devleop,
light winds tend northerly by midday.
Mostly sunny with light winds tending westerly.
Central North Island
Morning cloud breaks to sunny areas, chance of an isolated shower late
afternoon / evening otherwise dry. Light winds.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy although a few sunny areas are possible this afternoon, the
odd evening light shower. About the ranges of Gisborne and northern Hawkes Bay
there may be an isolated heavy shower late afternoon / evening. Easterly
Sunny areas and some cloud, light winds this morning then afternoon west to
southwest winds. Warmer weather inland.
Western North Island
Mostly sunny with light winds tending southeasterly later this
Periods of cloud, becoming mostly cloudy this afternoon. Light winds
Sunny areas and some cloud, light winds tend northerly by midday.
Mostly cloudy with east to northeast winds.
Cloudy with easterly winds, drizzle at times mainly morning and
Periods of cloud and a few sunny spells, west to southwest winds. Warmer
weather about inland Buller.
Cloudy with light winds tending easterly this afternoon, chance of a
drizzle patch at times.
Sunny areas and some high cloud, cloud may be thicker and lower this morning. Light winds tend southerly or
Mostly cloudy with morning drizzle clearing, southeasterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz