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National Advisory: Potential Tsunami Threat for Marine and Beach Areas

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 9 December 2016

Summary:

No: 01 Issued 07:30 hours 9 December 2016

The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM) has issued a Tsunami Potential Threat advisory in all New Zealand coastal areas including the Chatham Islands. The protential Threat is for Marine and Beach areas only.

The Potential Threat advisory will remain in effect until:

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Traffic and travel information from NZTA

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 1 December 2016

Summary:

Information for people wanting to travel to Kaikoura has been published by NZTA.

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Motueka Community Meeting – Earthquake Preparedness

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 30 November 2016

Summary:

As a result of the recent earthquake events affecting Hurunui, Kaikoura and Marlborough people are asking the question- are we prepared?

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It Happens - Make Your Plan

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 24 November 2016

Summary:

As we have seen over the last week, it's really important to make sure you are prepared for any event that comes your way.

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EQC Fact Sheet available

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 16 November 2016

Summary:

EQC have prepared a fact sheet for people who may be needing to make a claim for earthquake damage.

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Emergency Operations Centre Standing Down

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 15 November 2016

Summary:

The Nelson Tasman Emergency Operations Centre has stood down.

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1241 Nelson Region Update: Tsunami warning lifted

Posted by on 14 November 2016

Summary:

The Tsunami warning that was in place for the beach and marine area has now been lifted for the Nelson Tasman region.

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1045 Update from Network Tasman

Posted by on 14 November 2016

Summary:

Outages across the district affected approx. 8000 customers in total. These occurred in Pohara, Riwaka, Stoke, Tahuna, Atawhai, and throughout the Murchison district.

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0950 Nelson Region Earthquake Update

Posted by on 14 November 2016

Summary:

An update following this morning’s earthquake.

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0615 Hanmer Earthquake Update – Tsunami Threat to Tasman And Golden Bays

Posted by on 14 November 2016

Summary:

Tsunami threat downgraded

The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM) has revised the tsunami warning down to marine and beach threat for Tasman and Golden Bays/Marlborough Sounds. 

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