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Weather advisory: ChCh road conditions 10.15am

Weather advisory: ChCh road conditions 10.15am

Good morning all, any help in broadcasting these messages would be
appreciated. Also, can you please stress the need for drivers to take

Heavy rain has caused some disruptions throughout Christchurch this
morning. The following areas have been affected:

Heathcote River area:

* Eastern Terrace between Birdwood and Sandwich Rd is impassable
due to flooding.

* Palantine Tce and parts of Riverlaw Tce have water across the
road (are still passable but please avoid if possible).

Summit Road: The Summit Road is closed from Dyer's Pass Road to Mt
Pleasant Road due to a slip at Rapaki.

Various other slips have occurred that have reduced traffic to one lane:
These have occurred at Centaurus Road, Sumner Road and Dyer's Pass Road.

The situation is constantly being monitored with high tide not due until
mid afternoon.


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