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MetService has continued the severe weather warning for our region through to Monday morning.
MetService have issued a severe weather warning for our region from early Sunday morning.
The Tasman District is moving into recovery mode after cyclones Gita and Fehi.
The Tasman District Council is providing a means of removing the silt and other flood debris from residential properties affected by Cyclone Gita free of charge.
1 March 2018 0900hrs
27 February 2018 1000hrsTwo information meetings will be held Wednesday evening to update the communities of Riwaka and Marahau relating to Cyclone Gita recovery efforts.
Cyclone Gita - Update 011 - Commmunity support and assistance for those affected - 26/02/2018 4:22pm
26 February 2018 1615hrs
26 February 2018
Following consultation with Mayors, emergency services and other key agencies, it has been determined that the State of Emergency is no longer required.
Thursday 22 February 2018 1700 hrs