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Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 08/08/2018 - 04:55

A front sweeps northwards over New Zealand today bringing rain or showers to most regions for a time, heavy in the west.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
The odd shower then rain develops late afternoon, easing in the evening as northerly winds change westerly. Conditions becoming mainly dry by midnight.
Highs: 15-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy with the odd shower, turning to rain during the afternoon with heavy falls possible (especially about Taranaki) then easing in the evening as northerlies (gusty about the coast) change westerly.
Highs: 12-15

Eastern North Island
High cloud thickens in the morning, a few spots of rain develop during the afternoon then clearing around midnight. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 16-18

Wellington
Cloudy with rain developing towards midday, clearing in the evening as breezy northerlies tend northwest.
High: 13-14

Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy with the odd spot of rain, rain more persistent from midday then clearing in the evening. Gusty northerly
winds.
Highs: 13-14

Canterbury
Morning high cloud with a few spots of rain, heavy falls in the high country then breaking to some sun in the afternoon with light winds. Evening showers with a southwest change then clearing overnight.
Highs: 12-15

West Coast
Rain with heavy falls, easing to showers in the afternoon as breezy northerly winds change westerly.
Highs: 11-13

Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, afternoon showers (more so for inland areas and coastal Otago). Parts of coastal Southland may stay mainly dry. Light winds tend southwest.
Highs: 12-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on August 08, 2018 at 4:42 AM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 07/08/2018 - 04:00

A weak ridge of high pressure lies over the North Island today while northerlies build for the South Island, a front pushes onto the West Coast in the evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Morning fog possible then sunny spells, chance of an isolated shower in the afternoon. Light northeasterly winds.
Highs: 16-18

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
A chance of morning fog (mainly inland) then mostly sunny, cloud thickens up in the evening. Northerly winds.
Highs: 14-18

Eastern North Island
Gisborne has a cloudy day, rain eases to the odd light shower around midday. Some morning rain for Hawkes Bay then sunny areas from afternoon, morning cloud about the Wairarapa then mostly sunny. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 15-17

Wellington
Sunny spells with northerly winds, cloud thickens in the evening.
High: 15

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny for Marlborough with high cloud from afternoon. Nelson sees slightly cloudier skies with some morning sun possible then a few light showers develop in the evening, overnight rain. North to northwesterly winds develop from midday.
Highs: 14-16

Canterbury
Morning cloud breaks to mostly sunny weather, some high cloud from afternoon. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 14-16

West Coast
A chance of morning sun then cloud increases, the odd light shower from afternoon then rain moves into South Westland by evening with heavy falls. Rain pushes northwards overnight. Northeasterly winds freshen.
Highs: 11-13

Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, a few spots of rain possible in the evening otherwise mainly dry. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on August 06, 2018 at 10:29 PM

Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 06/08/2018 - 04:00

A series of fronts and low pressure weakens over New Zealand today especially for the North Island.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A chance of morning fog then expect sunny spells, a few isolated showers possible also, mainly afternoon. Light winds. Northland sees morning showers then becoming few and far between, winds light from the southwest.
Highs: 15-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Patchy rain or showers mostly clearing this morning then areas of sun breaking through. Showers may hang about parts of the Manawatu through till evening. Light east to northeast winds.
Highs: 13-17

Eastern North Island
Some rain, heavy fall possible. Breezy east to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 15

Wellington
Morning rain eases to showers, clearing by evening. East to northeasterly winds.
High: 15

Marlborough & Nelson
Patchy rain or drizzle, clearing early afternoon then some sun breaks through. Easterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Canterbury
Mostly cloudy, a few light showers also mainly Banks Peninsula northwards. Parts of South Canterbury may see some sun at times.
High: 10

West Coast
Mostly sunny with light winds, Buller may have some cloud and the risk of a shower or two.
Highs: 14-16

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny after any morning low cloud or fog breaks away, light east to northeast winds.
Highs: 10-12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-278...

Posted on August 06, 2018 at 10:20 PM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 05/08/2018 - 04:00

A band of rain with nor'easters lies over East Cape and will spread westwards towards Waikato today and southwards towards the upper South Island tonight.

NORTH ISLAND:
Rain around eastern Bay of Plenty, East Cape and Gisborne spreading west and south over the island. Large areas of patchy, drizzly and light rain but some heavy falls. Rain may become heavy again tonight around East Cape and Gisborne (with more rain on Monday). Meanwhile any rain or showers that spread west will clear by evening. NE winds in the east and light more variable winds elsewhere. Quite pleasant in the Far North.
Highs: 9 to 16

SOUTH ISLAND:
There may be some foggy areas lingering for a time. Some drizzle or light showers possible in the west early then mainly dry. Cloudy areas elsewhere. NE winds along the eastern coastline. Calm inland for most areas. Quite pleasant in the Deep South.
Highs: 8 to 16

http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-283...

Posted on August 06, 2018 at 10:17 PM

Saturday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sat, 04/08/2018 - 04:00

A large high is centred off to the southeast of the South Island today directing in an easterly quarter airflow over the country. Within this airflow is an occluded front which affects some eastern parts of both islands.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Mostly sunny with light southerly quarter winds, there may be some cloud and a shower or two for Northland especially in the west. Also a chance of some fog morning and night mainly for inland areas (i.e. Southern Auckland and Waikato).
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Plenty of high cloud, cloud towards the eastern ranges will be thicker and lower with areas of rain spreading from the east at times. Winds are mostly from the southerly quarter.
Highs: 12-14

Eastern North Island
Rain, heavy falls possible but periods of almost dry / drizzle at times too. Winds light mostly from the east or northeast.
Highs: 11-13

Wellington
Chance of a shower from late morning then rain develops during the afternoon, southerly winds.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
High cloud thickens from morning, lowering during the afternoon then rain sets in by evening. Northwest Nelson looks to stay mainly dry. South to southeasterly winds.
Highs: 12-14

Canterbury
Cloudy areas and occasional sun, cloud thickens in the evening then some rain moves in later on / overnight. Winds are light and variable, tending southwest for a time.
Highs: 9-11

West Coast
Sunny weather with some evening high cloud, light winds.
Highs: 13-15

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny after any morning cloud breaks away, high cloud develops in the evening. Coastal Otago has a mainly cloudy day however with the odd shower or drizzle patch at times, some rain overnight. East to northeasterly winds for all.
Highs: 10-12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/saturdays-national-forecast-319...

Posted on August 06, 2018 at 10:13 PM

Friday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 03/08/2018 - 04:00

A broad but weak low pressure system lies over New Zealand today, a front associated with this low gradually moves from west to east over the North Island during the day.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Early rain eases to the odd shower and sunny spells, about the Bay Of Plenty rain takes a little longer to ease with the chance of some sun only at the end of the day before dusk. Light winds.
Highs: 14-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Early rain clears, some sun may then break through but there could also be a remaining shower or two at times. Light winds.
Highs: 12-14

Eastern North Island
Some rain about the Wairarapa spreads into Hawkes Bay during the morning then reaching Gisborne around midday. Rain then clears from the south afternoon onwards. North to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
Early rain clears then sunny areas develop, light northerly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny or becoming sunny early in the morning, light winds.
Highs: 14-16

Canterbury
Morning fog possible then some sun, a few showers later in the day. Light winds.
Highs: 10-13

West Coast
Any early showers clear then areas of sun increase, a few showers may hang about the mountains of South Westland till evening then clearing. Light winds.
Highs: 12-14

Southland & Otago
Mostly cloudy with a patchy shower or two, clearing in the evening for most however continuing through the night for coastal Otago. Some sun breaks through from afternoon for Central Otago. East to southeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-11

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-321...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:58 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 02/08/2018 - 04:06

A low pressure system just west of the South Island today slowly rotates a front onto the western side of the country during this afternoon and evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A chance of morning fog then expect some sun, showers later in the evening then overnight rain. Northerly winds.
Highs: 15-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas about Taranaki with the odd shower. Sunny areas and some cloud elsewhere, in the evening cloud thickens up for all with some rain moving in from the west. Heavy falls possible especially about Taranaki. Northerly winds.
Highs: 12-16

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny weather, some high cloud develops from afternoon. Spots of rain spread into the Wairarapa overnight. Northerly winds.
Highs: 16-18

Wellington
Thickening cloud, rain develops later in the evening. Breezy northerlies.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Thickening cloud with some rain from afternoon for Nelson, the odd spot spreading into Marlborough at times. Rain more persistent about Nelson for a time in the evening then Marlborough overnight. Northerlies increase.
Highs: 14-15

Canterbury
Thick high cloud, the odd spot of rain possible. Light northeasterly winds.
Highs: 12-14

West Coast
Rain with heavy falls at times, easing in the evening. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
High cloud thickens from morning, scattered rain develops in the afternoon about Southland and inland areas, spreading to coastal Otago in the evening. Easterly winds.
Highs: 9-11

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:55 PM

Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 01/08/2018 - 04:09

A northwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today with a few showers or some rain in the west, mainly dry in the east.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of isolated showers and sunny spells, light northerlies tend west to northwest in the afternoon.
Highs: 16-18

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny spells with the a shower or two, long dry periods also. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 12-15

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny weather, some cloud about northern Hawkes Bay / Gisborne may bring a shower or two spreading from the west at times however. North to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 16-18

Wellington
Mostly sunny with breezy northwesterly winds.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with some high cloud possible, north to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-17

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, north to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 15-17

West Coast
Showers or areas of rain, northerly winds.
Highs: 11-13

Southland & Otago
Some cloud may bring a shower or two late morning or around midday then mostly sunny, northwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:48 PM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 31/07/2018 - 04:00

A front pushes northwards over the South Island during this morning then slows down around central New Zealand in the afternoon, finally pushing onto the western North Island this evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny areas and thickening cloud, showers move into Northland during the morning then elsewhere late afternoon / evening. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Sunny areas and thickening cloud, a light shower or two about Taranaki from midday then spreading elsewhere late afternoon. Northeasterlies tend northerly around midday.
Highs: 12-14

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with some increasing high cloud, a few spots of rain spread into the Wairarapa late afternoon then further north later in the evening. North to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 14-16

Wellington
Mostly cloudy, some rain for a time late afternoon / evening. Breezy to brisk northerly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Cloudy with some scattered rain, spreading into Marlborough towards midday then clearing by evening for most. Gusty northerlies tend northwest during the day.
Highs: 13-15

Canterbury
Morning spots of rain possible then high cloud decreasing from midday, northeasterly winds tend more north to northwest in the afternoon.
Highs: 15-17

West Coast
Morning rain eases to showers, some may be heavy at times. Breezy northeasterlies tend northwest in the afternoon.
Highs: 11-14

Southland & Otago
Any early spots of rain clear then high cloud breaks to some sun, a few showers push through Southland late afternoon. North to northeasterly winds tend northwest by evening.
Highs: 13-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:44 PM

Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 30/07/2018 - 04:00

A ridge of high pressure brings in some settled weather today however it doesn't last very long as another front lines up in the Tasman Sea, moving onto the South Island overnight.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Any morning cloud / showers clear about Northland and Auckland then mainly sunny, southwesterly winds tend northerly in the evening. Sunny all day about the Waikato and Bay Of Plenty.
Highs: 14-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Any morning cloud clears then sunny with light winds.
Highs: 10-13

Eastern North Island
Any morning showers clear then sunny areas increase, cool southwesterly winds die out this evening.
Highs: 12-14

Wellington
Any early showers clear, becoming sunny during the morning. Southerlies tend northerly later in the afternoon.
High: 11

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with some high cloud this evening, north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 11-13

Canterbury
Sunny with some high cloud later in the day, northeasterly winds increase from midday.
Highs: 10-11

West Coast
Mostly sunny with high cloud gradually increasing, cloud thickening and lowering about South Westland in the evening then late rain moves in. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Mostly sunny after a frosty start, some increasing high cloud, overnight spots of rain. Northeasterly winds.
Highs: 9-11

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-277...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:40 PM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 29/07/2018 - 04:00

Westerlies continue over the country but turn south to south west later in the day. Showers continue by day but ease by evening everywhere. High pressure rolls into northern NZ overnight.

NORTH ISLAND:
Showers in the west, frequent at times, easing by this evening. Dry in the east. Westerlies turn southerly later, arriving in Wellington first. Sunniest in the east where it's warmer than average today.
Highs: 11 to 18

SOUTH ISLAND:
Westerlies turn south west with showers on the West Coast transferring to the east coast later. Showers clear tonight.
Highs: 7 to 17

- WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-282...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:37 PM

Saturday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sat, 28/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today then a front with an associated southwest change pushes into the lower South Island this evening.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Showers and occasional sunny spells. The Bay Of Plenty is mainly dry however there may be a shower or two push across from the west. Westerly winds.
Highs: 15-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with a few showers, more so from afternoon however a few could move through in the morning. Fresh west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-15

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud at times, breezy west to northwesterly winds. Warm temperatures.
Highs: 15-18

Wellington
Mostly sunny with some high cloud and gusty northwesterly winds, overnight spots of rain.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, northwesterly winds gusty at times.
Highs: 14-16

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud. Northwesterly winds, gusty at times for inland areas.
Highs: 14-16

West Coast
Rain for South Westland, a few showers further north. Rain spreads northwards in the afternoon with heavy falls possible. Northwesterlies change southwest overnight.
Highs: 10-12

Southland & Otago
A few showers or spots of rain for Southland, mostly sunny elsewhere with some high cloud. Rain more widespread late afternoon or evening as northwesterly winds change southwest. Rain eases before midnight.
Highs: 11-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/saturdays-national-forecast-318...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:34 PM

Friday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 27/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over New Zealand today with wet weather in the west, dry sunnier weather out east.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Some cloud with a few showers, mainly from afternoon. Westerly winds.
Highs: 14-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with a few showers, mainly from afternoon. West to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Wellington
Mostly sunny with breezy northwesterly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, northwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with a touch of high cloud, light northwesterly winds, breezy for inland areas.
Highs: 13-15

West Coast
Periods of rain with west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 9-12

Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and some cloud about Southland, may be a spit or two then some evening rain. For Otago expect mostly sunny weather with some high cloud. Increasing northwesterly winds.
Highs: 11-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-320...

Posted on August 02, 2018 at 11:29 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 26/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly quarter airflow lies over New Zealand today, a front passes off to the east of the South Island during the morning and another moves northwards over the North Island during the day.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Sunny spells, a few showers pass through in the afternoon. Westerly winds tend a little more southwest after midday.
Highs: 15-18

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers, clearing by evening. Some sun breaks through from afternoon. Northwesterlies tend fresh westerly by midday.
Highs: 10-14

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with northwesterlies tending breezy westerly early afternoon.
Highs: 15-18

Wellington
Morning cloud may bring a shower then mostly sunny from afternoon as breezy northwesterly winds tend westerly.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with westerly winds, some cloud at times about Nelson.
High: 13-15

Canterbury
Morning cloud bring the chance of a shower or spot of rain then becoming mostly sunny in the afternoon, light winds tend southwesterly for a time.
Highs: 10-12

West Coast
Early rain eases to showers and increasing sunny spells, southwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-12

Southland & Otago
Cloudy areas for Southland with the odd spot of rain, Otago is mostly sunny after any early spots of rain clear. Northwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-12

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on July 25, 2018 at 11:42 PM

Wednesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Wed, 25/07/2018 - 04:00

A ridge lies over New Zealand today with high pressure centred to the north and south of the country.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Some cloud, may be some morning fog. A shower or two at times about western coastal fringes the spreading elsewhere from late morning. The Bay Of Plenty has a mainly dry and sunny day. West to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 13-15

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Morning fog patches possible then expect sunny spells, a few isolated showers develop in the afternoon. Light winds tend westerly around midday.
Highs: 9-13

Eastern North Island
Cloudy areas about the Wairarapa with the odd shower, mainly sunny further north then there may be a shower or two late afternoon / evening. Light southwesterly winds.
Highs: 10-13

Wellington
Showers, clearing in the afternoon then some sun breaks through. Southerlies die out in the evening.
High: 10

Marlborough & Nelson
Morning showers clear then sunny spells develop in the afternoon, southeasterlies die away.
High: 9-12

Canterbury
Morning cloud with the chance of a shower then sunny spells increase, light winds tend east to northeast in the afternoon.
Highs: 8-9

West Coast
Mostly sunny weather, there may be a touch of high cloud. Later in the evening or overnight cloud thickens with showers or some rain. Light winds.
Highs: 8-12

Southland & Otago
Sunny after any morning fog breaks away, mainly inland. Areas of cloud about coastal Otago during the day may bring a light shower or two. Overnight cloud thickens for all with spots of rain. Light northeasterly winds.
Highs: 7-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/wednesdays-national-forecast-...

Posted on July 24, 2018 at 11:57 PM

Tuesday's national forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Tue, 24/07/2018 - 04:00

Southerlies continue over the South Island today although they will ease, a slack pressure gradient over the North Island may produce some morning fog.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
Some morning low cloud or fog possible (especially inland areas) then sunny spells, an isolated shower or two develops in the afternoon then clearing in the evening. Light winds.
Highs: 13-14

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Some morning low cloud or fog possible (especially inland) then sunny spells, an isolated shower or two develops in the afternoon then clearing in the evening. Light winds.
Highs: 10-13

Eastern North Island
Mostly sunny with light winds, a shower or two for the Wairarapa however with south easterlies there. Some cloud with the chance of a shower about Hawkes Bay in the evening.
Highs: 10-13

Wellington
Cloudy with the odd shower, fresh cool southerly winds.
High: 10

Marlborough & Nelson
Areas of rain with cool southeasterly winds, snow flurries to 600m.
Highs: 8-11

Canterbury
The odd shower, mostly clearing in the afternoon. Snow flurries in the ranges to 500m at first then clearing also. Some sun may then break through. Cool southwesterly winds ease.
Highs: 6-8

West Coast
Mostly sunny weather with southeasterly winds, some cloud about Buller may bring a shower or two.
Highs: 10-12

Southland & Otago
Morning cloud breaks to sunny spells about Southland and Central Otago, skies becoming clear in the evening for some areas with frosty conditions overnight. Coastal Otago has a mostly cloudy day with a shower or two at times. South easterlies tend easterly by midday.
Highs: 7-9

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/tuesdays-national-forecast-27...

Posted on July 23, 2018 at 11:55 PM

Monday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Mon, 23/07/2018 - 04:18

A westerly quarter airflow lies over the North Island today while a low east of the South Island directs a southerly airflow in over the mainland.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, the odd shower at times also. The Bay Of Plenty has mainly dry weather. Westerly winds.
Highs: 13-14

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas and the odd shower, west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 9-13

Eastern North Island
Sunny about Hawkes Bay and Gisborne with northwesterlies, dry this morning for the Wairarapa then southerlies move in this afternoon bringing some rain.
Highs: 14-18

Wellington
High cloud and some sun this morning, northwesterlies change southerly this afternoon bringing rain.
High: 12

Marlborough & Nelson
Dry this morning then some rain develops around midday as southerlies freshening, rain eases back to showers during the afternoon.
Highs: 10-12

Canterbury
Early rain eases to the odd shower, showers clearing in the afternoon Banks Peninsula northwards while continuing further south. Expect snow in the mountains to stay above 500m.
Highs: 9-10

West Coast
Sunny about South Westland while further north expect morning rain then sunny areas increase from afternoon. Rain hangs about Buller through till evening however. South to southeasterly winds.
Highs: 9-12

Southland & Otago
Areas of rain or showers for much of the day, dry spells increasing about Southland from afternoon, cold southerlies, snow stays above 400m.
Highs: 8-10

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/mondays-national-forecast-276...

Posted on July 22, 2018 at 11:32 PM

Sunday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Sun, 22/07/2018 - 04:00

A cold front is today clearing the country leaving showers and a eventually a temperature drop.

NORTH ISLAND:
Rain in the northern half of the island slowly tracks eastwards with isolated heavy falls. The front should clear East Cape later in the afternoon. Showers remain in the west with winds generally west to north west for most regions, tiling more south west by night.
Highs: 12 to 17

SOUTH ISLAND:
West to south west winds easing back for some regions today with cold southerlies arriving in Southland later this afternoon and spreading northwards. Frequent showers in the west and south with snow on the ranges lowering tonight and may impact Alpine passes. Mainly dry in the east and north.
Highs: 6 to 15

- WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/sundays-national-forecast-281...

Posted on July 22, 2018 at 11:28 PM

Friday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Fri, 20/07/2018 - 04:00

A westerly airflow lies over the North Island today while Northerlies build further south.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of sun and cloud, chance of a shower also mainly afternoon, fairly dry otherwise. Inland areas could see some fog morning and night. Light west to southwesterly winds.
Highs: 15-16

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Cloudy areas with the chance of a shower or two, light west to northwesterly winds.
Highs: 11-15

Eastern North Island
Sunny with light winds, perhaps tending onshore in the afternoon.
Highs: 14-16

Wellington
A mix of sun and cloud with increasing Northerly winds.
High: 14

Marlborough & Nelson
Sunny with a touch of high cloud later in the day, light winds then afternoon northwesterlies.
High: 13-16

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, light northerlies, tending northeast near the coast.
Highs: 13-14

West Coast
Mostly cloudy with the chance of a shower or two, some rain about Fiordland for much of the day then becoming heavier there overnight. North to northeasterly winds increase later in the day.
Highs: 12-14

Southland & Otago
Sunny areas and increasing high cloud, north to northeasterly winds.
Highs: 10-14

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/fridays-national-forecast-319...

Posted on July 19, 2018 at 11:11 PM

Thursday's National Forecast

Posted by WW Forecast Team on Thu, 19/07/2018 - 04:00

A front moves across the North Island today pushing in from the west, a calmer story for the South Island with morning rain or showers on the West Coast then clearing.

Northland, Auckland, Waikato & Bay Of Plenty
A mix of showers and dry spells, some rain for a time late afternoon / evening then clearing at night as northwesterly winds change southwest.
Highs: 14-17

Western North Island (including Central North Island)
Showers developing about Taranaki towards midday, spreading elsewhere in the afternoon then easing in the evening. Showers may be heavy for a time. Northwesterly winds for most, changing breezy southwest about Taranaki in the afternoon.
Highs: 10-15

Eastern North Island
A mostly sunny morning then expect increasing high cloud, a few spots of rain possible late afternoon / evening. Light northerlies.
Highs: 13-15

Wellington
Cloudy areas, chance of a shower or two mainly late afternoon / evening. Northerly winds.
High: 13

Marlborough & Nelson
Mostly sunny with some high cloud for Marlborough, breaking away later in the afternoon. Nelson sees slightly cloudier skies, chance of a shower too in the afternoon then cloud breaking away late afternoon also. Light winds.
High: 13-15

Canterbury
Mostly sunny with some high cloud, breaking away during the afternoon. Light winds tend easterly by midday.
Highs: 11-13

West Coast
Some morning rain or showers then sunny areas increase from afternoon, light winds.
Highs: 10-13

Southland & Otago
Morning cloud may bring a few spots of rain then becoming sunny in the afternoon, light northwesterly winds, perhaps tending southerly for a time about coastal Otago.
Highs: 10-13

By Weather Analyst Aaron Wilkinson - WeatherWatch.co.nz http://www.weatherwatch.co.nz/content/thursdays-national-forecast-2...

Posted on July 19, 2018 at 1:36 AM

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