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Severe weather warning: heavy rain expected Saturday

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 20 January 2017

Summary:

Please be aware of the current MetService Severe Weather Warning for the ranges of northwest Nelson, Golden Bay and the Richmond Ranges. This front moves through on Saturday afternoon.

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Heavy rain expected, high winds possible

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 17 January 2017

Summary:

Please be aware of the current MetService Severe Weather Warning for the ranges of northwest Nelson, during Wednesday night.

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Community Awareness Meetings

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 12 December 2016

Summary:

The Nelson Tasman Civil Defence Emergency Management group is holding a number of public meetings throughout the District over the next couple of weeks starting with Motueka tomorrow night.

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National Advisory: Potential Tsunami Threat CANCELLED

Posted by Nelson Tasman Civil Defence on 9 December 2016

Summary:

No:  2 Issued 08:25 9 December 2017

The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management (MCDEM) has cancelled the Tsunami Potential Threat advisory issued earlier this morning.

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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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