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Buller Updates

19 Jul 2021 7:34 pm
Updated Tuesday, 20 July 2021 1:23 pm

If you are in danger or need immediate help, please call 111.

If you require assistance, call Civil Defence on 03 789 7999.

To stay up to date with the situation in the Buller District and see the general advice and updates, you can follow their Facebook page or Website. The links are below.

Buller Emergency Management – Facebook page

Buller District Council – Website

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West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management6 days ago

MetService has issued a heavy rain warning for Westland and a heavy rain watch for Buller, you can see these details further down this post.

Please note a Strong wind warning - Red has been issued for Canterbury High Country and foothills...

West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management1 week ago

Here's an updated heavy swell alert issued today by MetService for Friday - Take care near the coastline during this time.

Forecast of Heavy Swells for the West Coast from Jackson Bay to Karamea

Issued by MetService at 01:03pm...

West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management2 weeks ago

Good evening everyone, all of New Zealand, outside of Auckland, will move to Alert Level 2 at 11:59pm on Tuesday 7 September.

These settings will be reviewed by Cabinet on Monday 13 September.

Please note that some new...

West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management2 weeks ago

Forecast of Heavy Swells for the West Coast from Jackson Bay to Karamea

Issued by MetService at 12:06pm Monday 06-Sep-2021

West to southwest swells are expected to rise to 6 to 7 metres on Wednesday with long period of...

West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management2 weeks ago

Hi everyone, as we head into the weekend dealing with the restrictions of Level 3 may still be challenging for some of us.

Our Regional Leadership Group are working hard to take care of themselves and their wellbeing - here is...

West Coast Emergency Management
West Coast Emergency Management2 weeks ago

Hi everyone, there's still appointment slots available for this weeks drive - through COVID-19 vaccination events in Greymouth 👇

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