Heavy rain expected in North Otago and Dunedin tonight
Heavy rain expected in North Otago and Dunedin tonight and
MetService has included North Otago and
Dunedin in a Severe Weather Warning for the next two
Rain is expected to pick up this evening and
become heavy at times early tomorrow morning. About 120mm to
180mm is expected about higher parts of North Otago from
midnight tonight to midnight tomorrow, and 50mm to 90mm
elsewhere, including Dunedin.
People are advised to
watch out for rapidly rising streams and rivers, surface
flooding, slips, and hazardous driving conditions.
ORC flood managers are continuously monitoring rainfall
levels. We will issue flood alerts and updates as necessary
through Twitter, Facebook, and our website
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