Throughout this storm tempreatures are unprecedentally warm - in the mid-20's. I have never experienced anything like this in late March.
NZ:River carves new channel through hotel
What you need to know
Severe Thunderstorm Watch includes #Auckland, has been expanded to include BOP & Hamilton http://zpr.io/h77d
Rain & gusty wind tomorrow morning in AKL & Hamilton. Morning rain in Nelson too http://www.metservice.com