A west to northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, may be an isolated shower or two otherwise mainly dry. The Bay Of Plenty is mostly sunny. Southwesterly winds.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells, chance of an isolated shower or two otherwise mainly dry. Light winds then afternoon westerlies.
Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds tending northeast in the afternoon.
Sunny with northerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with light winds tending north to northwest in the afternoon.
Sunny with light winds tending north to northwest.
Cloudy areas, a few showers about South Westland spreading into North Westland from afternoon. West to northwesterly winds.
Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, northwesterly winds.
By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson – WeatherWatch.co.nz