Tue, 03 Jul 2012 2:53p.m.
Flash flooding hit Auckland this afternoon causing power outages and wreaking havoc on the roads.
Heavy wind and rain buffeted the region lifting roofs and forcing cars to a halt.
3 News iWitness Leigh Rayson sent in footage from outside Crown Relocations in Albany, where flooding stretched across the road.
The Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management advised motorists to drive slowly and be prepared to stop if the flooding was too severe.