Auckland motorists warned of Tamaki Drive flood risk

Auckland motorists warned of Tamaki Drive flood risk
A king tide was expected to peak at around 8:45pm (file)

Auckland motorists are being warned to avoid Tamaki Drive on Saturday night.

A king tide is expected to peak at 8:45pm, and this may cause flooding.

Motorists are asked to avoid the area if possible or take alternative routes.

Police and roading contractors will be on site monitoring the situation and may close the road if conditions are unsafe.

Motorists are asked to be patient and drive to the conditions.

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