The Transport Agency says if people don’t have to travel today they should stay put, with flooding continuing to worsen on many local roads and highways in and around Dunedin.
Continuous heavy rain over the last 12 hours that show little sign of abating, has caused widespread flooding on many roads in Dunedin and Mosgiel making driving conditions treacherous.
The following highways in Dunedin are affected by flooding;
Extensive surface water means traffic on the southern motorway out of Dunedin is moving very slowly.
There will be a further update at 4pm.
For the latest on highway conditions go to www.highwayinfo.govt.nz(external link) or phone 0800 44 44 49.