Archive for May, 2015

Strong Quakes, Solomon Islands

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

A series of strong undersea earthquakes have struck the Solomon Islands since ten o’clock Thursday morning.


Thursday’s Flood Event

Saturday, May 16th, 2015

Thursday’s rainfall in some places in the Wellington region was the heaviest seen for more than 50 years, according to the regional council. The Porirua Stream carried the heaviest flows since 1980.


Flooding at Tawa

Friday, May 15th, 2015

Intense rain across the Wellington region caused serious flooding in a number of areas today. The Tawa weather station recorded its wettest day in ten years.


Major Quake, Solomon Sea

Thursday, May 7th, 2015

A major earthquake struck the Solomon Sea near Bougainville, Papua New Guinea this evening.


Major Quake, PNG

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

A major earthquake struck Papua New Guinea yesterday.