Weather update - 11 March 2017

11 March 2017
Flooding - 11 March 2017

UPDATED 3:16PM - Weather forecasts are looking more positive however we will keep an eye on the situation over the coming days.

If you are experiencing issues due to the weather please email civildefence@waidc.govt.nz or phone 0800 492 452.

- Hakarimata Track is now open. Thanks to all those who observed the track closed signs as this was a very serious matter and could have led to serious injury or death which is why it was closed.

- Richardson Rd, Naike is closed. Please avoid this road if possible

- Harrisville Road, near Buckville Road, is down to one lane. Please avoid this area if possible

- We are aware of overflowing pump stations in Ngaruawahia. If you notice number ones or twos coming "back up" to greet you or in the back garden please contact us straight away

- There is surface flooding on many of our roads. Please drive safely and exercise caution on our roads this weekend

- If you notice any drain covers moving please contact us

- Our outdoor pools in Ngaruawahia and Tuakau are also closed today.