King tide may close section of Auckland motorway

King tide may close section of Auckland motorway

 

Drivers crossing Auckland Harbour Bridge on Sunday could face delays due to flooding caused by a king tide and heavy rain.

The NZ Transport Agency issued the warning on Frdiay, saying lanes between the Esmonde Road interchange and Onewa Road may be closed due to flooding.

King tides are forecast to hit Auckland and Northland on Sunday night.

Metservice says wet weather is going to hit the northern part of the country on Sunday and carry on in to the week.