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Heavy Rain Warning extended - 08/07/2018 12:30pm

MetService has continued the severe weather warning for our region through to Monday morning.

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Heavy rain forecast issued - 07/07/2018 3:24pm

MetService have issued a severe weather warning for our region from early Sunday morning.

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Cyclone Gita Update 015 - Recovery moves on - 09/03/2018 3:12pm

The Tasman District is moving into recovery mode after cyclones Gita and Fehi.

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Cyclone Gita Update 14 - Debris Disposal - 02/03/2018 5:45pm

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.

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Cyclone Gita Update 013 - Drop In Sessions for Riwaka and Marahau communities - 01/03/2018 9:25am

1 March 2018 0900hrs

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Cyclone Gita Update 012 – Community Information Meetings on Wednesday - 27/02/2018 11:00am

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.

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Cyclone Gita - Update 011 - Commmunity support and assistance for those affected - 26/02/2018 4:22pm

26 February 2018 1615hrs

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Cyclone Gita - Update 009 Fuel Limit to be Lifted in Golden Bay from 9.00am - 26/02/2018 9:50am

26 February 2018

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Cyclone Gita Update 008 -State of Emergency moves to Notice of Transition - 23/02/2018 1:22pm

Following consultation with Mayors, emergency services and other key agencies, it has been determined that the State of Emergency is no longer required.

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Cyclone Gita - Update 007 - 22/02/2018 5:07pm

Thursday 22 February 2018 1700 hrs

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