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Nelson Tasman Civil Defence Emergency Management planning ahead

Posted by on 4 August 2017

Summary:

Nelson Tasman Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) has reviewed its Group Plan and is now calling for public feedback.

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Heavy Rain Warning Issued 30 June

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 30 June 2017

Summary:

Please be aware of the current MetService Severe Weather Warning for the Nelson Tasman region. 

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Heavy Rain Forecast - Severe Weather Warning

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 16 May 2017

Summary:

A deep low and associated front is forecast to bring heavy rain to northern and western parts of both islands.

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Heavy Rain Warning Issued for Nelson Region

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 10 May 2017

Summary:

Metservice have issued a severe weather warning for our region for heavy rain.

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Weather Update

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 14 April 2017

Summary:

Conditions have eased overnight. Please take care if driving., so it is not expected further updates will be needed.

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Heavy rain forecast from this afternoon

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 11 April 2017

Summary:

Metservice have issued a severe weather warning for our region for heavy rain.

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Getting ready for Cyclone Debbie’s last lash

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 4 April 2017

Summary:

To prepare for the final lash of Cyclone Debbie’s tail, Nelson and Tasman residents are advised to take a few practical precautions to ensure we cope with the rain and wind.

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Severe weather warning - strong winds, possible heavy rain

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 4 April 2017

Summary:

A severe weather warning has been issued for our region. Note that this is a developing forecast and there is the possibility the region will also receive heavy rain. Please stay up to date with the forecast.
 
Please stay up to date with forecasts at the MetService website http://www.metservice.com
 
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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING ISSUED BY MetService AT 9:46am 04-Apr-17
  • Severe southeast gales gusting 120 km/h are expected during Wednesday morning and afternoon.
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Severe Weather Warning: Heavy Rain Forecast

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 10 March 2017

Summary:

A low over the Tasman Sea extends a slow-moving trough over northern New Zealand. Periods of heavy rain continue to affect the north of the North Island and northwest Nelson through to Saturday, with heavy thundery falls. Through into early Saturday, 130mm may accumulate in Northland on top of what has already fallen, especially in the east.

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Golden Bay bears brunt of overnight storm

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 22 January 2017

Summary:

Strong wind and heavy rain overnight brought rivers in the Takaka Valley to high levels.  Over a 5-hour period, 153mm of rain fell in the Waingaro Valley, with 41.3mm falling in one hour. 

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