A high brings settled weather to the South Island today, southeasterlies further north bring showers to the eastern North Island, drier in the west apart from north of Auckland which has a few showers.
Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Cloudy areas, sun at times. Occasional showers for Coromandel and north of Auckland (especially in the east). Southeasterly winds, gusty in the morning then gradually easing.
Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Partly cloudy skies with southeasterly winds, fresh about the coast but gradually easing.
Eastern North Island
Mostly cloudy with occasional showers, a few light snow flurries to 500m, gradually lifting during the day. Southerly winds.
Mostly cloudy with the odd shower, southerly winds.
Marlborough & Nelson
Any early showers clear Marlborough then becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon, southerly winds ease. Nelson is sunny all day, light winds.
Sunny after a frosty start, some coastal cloud first thing breaks away. Light winds.
Sunny with light winds, frosty to start especially inland.
Southland & Otago
Morning mist or fog then sunny with light winds. Frosty to start especially inland.