Albany on the North Shore received a record 36.6mm rainfall in one hour.
Anthony Watkins is "unpredictable", police say.
Two-year-old Arnica Savage was found dead in the Rangitaiki River on July 1.
Two-year-old Arnica Savage was found in a river late on Sunday night.
A man is in custody over the alleged murder of the two-year-old.
A man is facing murder charges after the child's body was discovered.
Environmentalists are urging the Government to stop challenging the protection of a fragile marine area.
"We'll be fighting this to the end... We're not going without a fight."
He didn't have the money needed for the $4000 surgery.
"Most New Zealanders are just over this sort of rubbish," he said.
On Wednesday they'll head out for two months to learn about metals and new life forms.
Nigel Peterson has been missing for 167 days - but police have resumed their search.
A falling branch smashed through a child's window moments after her parents pulled her from bed.
Aucklanders have been warned to be prepared with backup batteries and water.
Coromandel and Bay of Plenty could have flooding and slips.
He disappeared around 3pm Sunday afternoon while swimming.