Rain has eased but people still asked to stay away from the Porirua CBD and badly hit streets like Dimock St and Warspite Ave
People in need of help can go to Titahi Bay School and Horouta or Maraeroa marae
Porirua Emergency Operations Centre remains active. Worst rain is expected to have passed by early afternoon
Buses in the city have been hit with delays and diversions
Three schools have so far been closed due to water entering the buildings. They are urging parents to pick up children as soon as possible.