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A front is expected to move east across New Zealand today and during Friday morning bringing a burst of heavy rain to many areas.
Please be aware of the current MetService Severe Weather Warning for our region.
MetService have issued a severe weather warning for our region.
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