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Weather warning #5 7am

16 July 2018

The heavy rain warning has been lifted for the Coromandel

State Highway Closures:

  • SH25 Thames Coast Rd closed –2 Slips - Waiomu and just south of Tapu•         
  • SH25a  Kopu- Hikuai closed due to a slip - Work to clear the slip has stopped overnight due to dangerous conditions and will resume again this morning after being reassessed.

Road Closures

  • Major slip, East Coast Road, Kaiaua - north of Whakatiwai.

No power outages

Water

  • Omahu residents may be affected by low water pressure or no water as the water intake in the stream is affected by yesterdays storm.Residents in Matatoki are still being asked to conserve water as rising stream levels have blocked drinking water at the Matatoki intake.A water tanker is stationed at Matatoki School to provide water to anyone who needs water. Residents are asked to take a container and to boil water before consumption

Keep an eye on the NZTA website for state highway updates. https://www.nzta.govt.nz/