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Be ready for strong winds

Weather wind

Thu 13 Apr 2017 10:00am

Taranaki people are urged to take simple precautions in advance of the strong winds and possible heavy rain expected as Ex Cyclone Cook passes over the North Island.

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Watching brief for Civil Defence in Taranaki

Weather rain

Wed 05 Apr 2017

Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management continues to monitor river levels in the region, and to liaise with Councils and other agencies.

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Be ready, Waitotara residents urged

Weather rain

Tue 04 Apr 2017

Taranaki Civil Defence Emergency Management has been activated to monitor rising river levels in the region, and to coordinate the response by Councils and other agencies.

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Be prepared for bad weather

Weather rain

Mon 03 Apr 2017 3:00pm

Taranaki residents are advised to take some simple actions to prepare for the stormy weather and heavy rainfall that is forecast from Tuesday to Thursday.

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‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat lifted

All ok

Fri 09 Dec 2016 9:00am

The Ministry for Civil Defence and Emergency Management has lifted the Marine and Beach tsunami threat warning for Taranaki and the rest of New Zealand following this morning M7.8 earthquake in the Solomon Islands.

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‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat

Tsunami

Fri 09 Dec 2016 8:30am

Taranaki and the rest of New Zealand is under a ‘marine and beach’ tsunami threat following a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in the Solomon Islands this morning.

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‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat lifted in Taranaki

All ok

Mon 14 Nov 2016 9:07am

The Ministry for Civil Defence and Emergency Management has lifted the Marine and Beach tsunami threat warning for Taranaki and many other parts of New Zealand, though it remains in place in some eastern areas of both islands.

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‘Marine and beach’ tsunami threat for Taranaki

Tsunami

Mon 14 Nov 2016 2:31am

Taranaki is among many areas in New Zealand for which a ‘marine and beach’ tsunami threat has been declared following the 7.5 magnitude earthquake near Hanmer Springs.

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