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Last updated 13:43 06/12/2012
Auckland thunderstorm
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Michael Bain's guttering fails to cope with the heavy rain in Auckland.

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The Auckland suburb of Hobsonville was struck by a fatal tornado this afternoon with reports of widespread damage.

Trees have been uprooted, a trampoline flipped and fences crushed by the force. There are reports of surface flooding across Auckland 

Heavy weather has been battering the North Island today. The front was expected to bring up to 15mm of rain as well as thunder and lightning.

If you've got photos or videos from today's storm and tornado, click the big green button to submit them.

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