Update: 9:00am 18 September
Tsunami Warnings are no longer in place around New Zealand. Tidal currents in the Nelson Tasman region may be unpredictable and stronger than usual.
Nelson Tasman Civil Defence advise the public to exercise caution in marine and coastal areas during Friday and Saturday.
Official updates are at http://www.civildefence.govt.nz
There's been a large earthquake (8. 3, 10km deep) off the coast of Chile. The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM) has issued a tsunami warning (marine and beach threat) for East Cape, Chatham Islands, Coromandel, and Banks Peninsula.…
The Metservice advise heavy rain and severe gales affecting the region have now eased. All warnings are lifted. These links will help you be prepared for an emergency: How to get ready for an emergency Register for Shake Out.…
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