Heavy Rain Warning for Fiordland

Message type: Alert
Hazard type: Weather
Urgency: Expected
Severity: Moderate
Certainty: Likely
Recommended Action: Make Preparations
Effective Date: March 6, 2019
Effective Time: 10:00 AM
Expiry Date: March 7, 2019
Expiry Time: 6:00 PM
Who is issuing this alert: EMS
Description of event/hazard:

Thursday, 7 March 2019, 8.00 am-6.00 pm, expecting 70-110 mm of rain with peak rates of 20-30 mm/h.

What Should affected people do?

Keep up to date with the latest weather information. Heavy rain may cause streams and rivers to rise rapidly. Surface flooding and slips are also possible and driving conditions may be hazardous.

Contact Info: https://www.metservice.com/warnings/severe-weather-warnings