An east to northeasterly airflow lies over the country today moving around a high which is centred east of the South Island in the Pacific Ocean.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas and high cloud after any morning fog breaks away, light winds tending easterly about Northland. Chance of a shower late afternoon or evening about the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas, chance of a shower or two mainly afternoon. Light winds.
Eastern North Island
Morning sunny areas, cloud builds after midday with the odd shower possible
late afternoon / evening. East to southeasterly winds.
A few morning showers clear, cloudy with southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly cloudy with easterly quarter winds. Chance of a shower mainly
Mostly cloudy with east to northeast winds, the odd drizzle patch possible,
mainly this morning then easing this afternoon.
Morning drizzle clears, sunny breaks develop in the afternoon. Light
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with light east to northeast breezes after any morning cloud
breaks away. A risk of overnight fog.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz