Archive for May, 2009

Tawa – It’s Cool

Sunday, May 31st, 2009

The forecast polar blast whipped through Tawa today, bringing snow showers, hail and a dusting of white to the western hills between Tawa and Porirua.

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Raoul Online

Thursday, May 28th, 2009

New Zealand’s northernmost chain of volcanoes, the Kermadec Islands, came online yesterday when GeoNet added a new seismograph and webcam to their website.

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Southern Kermadec Quakes

Sunday, May 24th, 2009

A burst of moderately strong, shallow earthquake activity struck the southern part of the Kermadec island chain this afternoon.

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Strong Quake, Southern Kermadecs

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

A strong, shallow earthquake struck the southern Kermadec Islands just before 1 o’clock this afternoon.

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Tawa Earthquakes

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

A pair of earthquakes struck near Wellington’s northern suburb of Tawa overnight.

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