20 December 2022
* 4pm update – Waiohine Gorge Road closed due to sizeable slip
𝗛𝗲𝗿𝗲’𝘀 𝘄𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘄𝗲’𝗿𝗲 𝗱𝗼𝗶𝗻𝗴:
Our roading team is patrolling the roading network to keep an eye on flash flooding and whether any road closures are needed.
We have checked the upper catchment levels and are prepared to shut off the water races if necessary
𝗪𝗵𝗮𝘁 𝘄𝗲 𝗻𝗲𝗲𝗱 𝘆𝗼𝘂 𝘁𝗼 𝗱𝗼:
Clear debris and leaves from external drains and gutters where possible.
Postpone outdoor activities and avoid non-essential travel. Drive to the conditions.
𝗪𝗵𝗼 𝘁𝗼 𝗰𝗮𝗹𝗹:
For imminent threat of flooding to the inside of your home, call 111
Major surface flooding/debris blocking roads, call council 06 379 4030. You can also call this number after hours.
River and stream hazards, call Greater Wellington Regional Council 0800 496 734