how much has stations in the waitakeres had?
this does not look good
http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/6141806 ... -in-Nelson
The highest rainfall total was at the Kotinga rain gauge at Takaka Township, where by 3am 510mm had been recorded over 48 hours, with a record 423mm of that falling in a 24 hour period.
In the 35 years records have been kept, the previous highest 24-hour total at that location was 256mm, in August 1990