MetService has issued severe weather updates for the following:
Heavy Rain Warning:
The ranges of Westland south of Otira
Fiordland north of Breaksea Sound
Heavy Rain Watch:
Ranges of Westland north of Otira, and the Canterbury headwaters north of Arthurs Pass
The Canterbury headwaters, from Arthurs Pass southwards
The Otago headwaters
Strong Wind Watch:
Southern Lakes, Central Otago west of Alexandra, and Southland
Road snowfall warnings:
Lindis Pass (SH8)
Crown Range Road
Milford Road (SH94)
An update for severe weather will be issued by 9:00pm Monday 19 Aug 2019.
Attempts to avoid a council hearing over a controversial Olive Leaf church proposal in Central Otago have been rejected and the plan will go to a public showdown in May.
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