A high brings settled weather to the South Island today. Southern and western parts of the North Island are mainly settled in a southeasterly airflow however the East Coast and Waikato northwards sees rain or showers.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy with occasional showers for Northland. Some rain for Auckland, more so in the north and eastern areas like eastern Coromandel / Great Barrier Island where there could be heavy falls. The Waikato and Bay Of Plenty is cloudy with a few showers, mainly afternoon / evening. Eastern Bay Of Plenty may be fairly dry for much of the day. Gusty east to southeasterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny with southeasterly breezes.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower, mainly Hawkes Bay northwards. Light southeasterly winds.
Mostly sunny with light southeasterly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds.
Sunny with light winds, east to northeast breezes across the Plains in the afternoon. Frosty morning and night especially inland.
Sunny with light winds, frosty morning and night especially inland.
Southland & Otago
Sunny with light winds. Heavy frosts morning and night especially inland.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz