New Zealand Motorists Splashed by Wild Waves in Wellington

Waves lashed a bayside road in Wellington, New Zealand, amid large swells on the city’s south coast on Tuesday, June 29.

New Zealand’s MetService warned of heavy swells into Wednesday, but said it expected conditions to ease in the evening.

This footage by Conrad Vaka-Vivili shows waves splashing cars as they drive along the road. The video captures the moment his vehicle is splashed in slo-motion. Credit: Conrad Vaka-Vivili via Storyful