🔥44 hours of firefighting in 40 seconds 🔥

Time lapse of the #Auckland CBD fire between 13:50 on Tuesday - 09:50 Thursday.

The peak wind gust this morning at our climate station on the Sky Tower (342 m elevation) has been 83.2 km/h from the west. pic.twitter.com/qG0ZpR5RXU

— NIWA Weather (@NiwaWeather) October 24, 2019