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Wednesday’s national forecast

A front slowly moves northwards over the South Island today while a westerly airflow lies over the North Island.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny with west to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 21-24
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Mostly sunny weather with some cloud later in the evening or overnight, west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 19-22
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds, morning southerlies die away about Gisborne. Afternoon east to northeasterly winds about coastal Hawkes Bay and Gisborne.
Highs: 22-24
Sunny spells and increasing cloud, chance of a shower from evening. Northerly winds gradually increase.
High: 19
Marlborough & Nelson
Mainly sunny with northwesterly breezes, chance spot of rain in the evening.
High: 27
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, an early afternoon southerly change brings a few showers which clear in the evening.
Highs: 24-25
West Coast
Rain, possibly heavy at times with thunderstorms then easing this afternoon and mostly clearing in the evening, becoming dry for many overnight. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 16-17
Southland & Otago
A few morning showers clear then expect sunny spells, chance of an isolated shower late afternoon / evening otherwise mainly dry. West to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 15-21

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson –


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