8 Feb 2022

Taranaki high school flooding knee-deep

From Morning Report, 6:46 am on 8 February 2022

On Sunday New Plymouth saw the equivalent of a typical July's-worth of rainfall in just four hours.

A red rain warning was issued for Taranaki for part of the day and streets fast became rivers.

Opunkae High School was knee-deep in water.

Principal Andrea Hooper spoke to Susie Ferguson.