Useful Emergency Info

Where we can, we supply a short link to give you detail about the alert.
Other information sources follow:

Severe Weather
Met Service - Severe Weather Warnings
WeatherWatch - Breaking News
Weather Online
MetService Outlooks, Watches and Warnings
 
Volcano
GeoNet - Volcanic Activity
 
Earthquake
GeoNet - NZ Earthquake Activity
USGS - Intl Earthquake Activity
 
Tsunami
GeoNet - Tsunami Activity
Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre
Tsunami Evacuation Maps
 
Fire
Fire Danger Levels
Take The Fire Test
Fire Officers
Check your area's Fire Status
 
Lightning
World real-time lightning detection system
 
Police Notices
Police - News
 
Civil Defence
Civil Defence - Alerts
Wellington Region Emergency Management
 
Roading Info
AA Roadwatch
NZTA highway info
Road snowfall warnings
Christcurch Road Closures
Dunedin - Webcams
 
River/Floods
Bay of Plenty
Nelson/Tasman
Canterbury
Gisborne
Hawkes Bay
Manawatu/Wanganui rivers
Marlborough - floodwatch
Marlborough - levels
Northland
Otago
Southland
Taranaki
Waikato
Wellington
Westland
 
Local Councils
City Council Websites
District Council Websites
 
Biosecurity
Primary Industries
Food Recalls
 
Power outages
Alpine Energy
Counties power
Electricity Networks Assn - (choose your area)
Electra outages
Mainpower
Marlborough Lines
Nelson Electricity
Network Tasman
Northpower
Orion Group
Otago: Central & Dunedin
Otago: North & South
Powerco
Top Energy
Transpower + retailers
Unison
Vector
Waipa Networks
Wel Networks
Wellington Electricity
Westpower
 
Avalanches
NZ Avalanche Advisory
 
Land Air and Water quality Land Air Water Aotearoa Select coastal in the Show me box then select your area