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.


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.


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.


Strong Quake, Southern Kermadecs

Saturday, May 16th, 2009

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


Tawa Earthquakes

Saturday, May 2nd, 2009

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