News | Environment
15 Aug 2022 19:24
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Environment

    Tornadoes, power outages and heavy rain continue to batter the South Island

    Tornadoes, power outages and heavy rain continue to batter the South Island


    But amid that wild weather, a snow dump has timed perfectly with the start of the ski season.

    Queenstown's Cardrona Alpine Resort's Laura Hedley says she can't wait for people to hit the slopes.

    She says the beginners' slopes have opened, and they're hoping the weather will unlock more trails next week.

    MetService has put more severe thunderstorm warnings in place, for western parts of the country tomorrow.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Environment News
     15 Aug: Egypt church fire kills at least 41 including 10 children, injures 16 others in Cairo neighbourhood
     15 Aug: The north west of the South Island is back in the firing line, with more wild weather on the way
     15 Aug: Motorists are urged to take care on the roads this week, as the top of upper South Island braces for more rough weather
     15 Aug: The aftermath of last month's wild weather is continuing to impact Dunedin's Portobello Road
     14 Aug: French climate activists fill golf course holes with cement, protesting against water ban exemption amid drought
     14 Aug: Heavy rain's on the cards for northwestern parts of the South Island
     13 Aug: UK declares drought in parts of England, carbon emissions from French wildfires hit record
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    All Blacks captain Sam Cane's preparing for a week of uncertainty upon arrival home following their one win one loss tour of South Africa More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Restaurants say the commission charged for food delivery can make it impossible to turn a profit More...



     Today's News

    Entertainment:
    Selma Blair "stopped looking in the mirror" after undergoing treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS) 19:12

    International:
    The Loop: Scott Morrison's self-appointments while PM being investigated, women killed in Sydney shooting named, and the weird ways US Capitol rioters have tried to profit 19:09

    Politics:
    The Prime Minister's denied being dismissive to Ukraine's leader 18:59

    Entertainment:
    Jon Batiste is leaving 'The Late Show' 18:42

    Politics:
    Jacinda Ardern won't say whether more than two Labour Party employment matters are under scrutiny 18:39

    Entertainment:
    Britney Spears' attorney has accused her ex Kevin Federline of violating "the privacy and dignity of the mother of his children" 18:12

    Cricket:
    The Black Caps aren't getting ahead of themselves with the Twenty20 World Cup looming large, in Australia in October 18:09

    Motoring:
    Australia is in the middle of a cost of living crisis but we’re not the only ones. Here’s what inflation looks like around the world 17:49

    Entertainment:
    Ricki Lake has made her hair transformation public after battling androgenetic alopecia for most of her life 17:42

    Rugby League:
    The Newcastle NRL club's confirmed an investigation around the actions of captain Kalyn Ponga, who was caught on camera being escorted out of a pub toilet on the weekend with a teammate 17:29


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd