News | Environment
28 Oct 2020 12:31
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Environment

    The Remutaka Hill Road has reopened but motorists are being asked to take extra care due to gale force winds

    The Remutaka Hill Road has reopened but motorists are being asked to take extra care due to gale force winds


    State Highway 2 between Upper Hutt and Featherston was closed for around half an hour this morning, due to wind gusts reaching more than 140 kilometres per hour.

    The NZTA says a strong wind warning remains in place.

    © 2020 Newstalk ZB, NZCity


     Other Environment News
     27 Oct: 'Detached' reef bigger than Empire State building discovered in 500 metres of water off Queensland
     26 Oct: Auckland's water drought is getting a small boost from Pukekohe's water bores
     26 Oct: Summer has reared it's head in the South Island -- but it's not set to last
     26 Oct: The Melbourne Storm have fended off a rampant finishing Penrith to win their fourth NRL grand final
     26 Oct: The run of hot weather over the long weekend is coming to an end for most of the South Island
     25 Oct: Almost 29,000 homes in southeast Queensland - including 7,000 in Brisbane - have been left without electricity because of extreme thunderstorms
     25 Oct: From record warm temperatures to weather warnings - things are going from one extreme to the other in the South Island
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    The Barbarians who broke coronavirus protocols ahead of their scheduled rugby match with England, will not face a police investigation More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    One of Auckland's biggest supermarkets has been slapped with a hefty fine for overcharging customers More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    One of two people charged by the Serious Fraud Office after an investigation into the New Zealand First Foundation has pleaded not guilty 12:27

    Entertainment:
    Octavia Spencer “cried” when Keanu Reeves wished her a happy birthday 12:25

    International:
    When will we know the results of the 2020 US election? It could get complicated 12:17

    Netball:
    Hopes more international sport can be played in Hamilton 11:57

    Business:
    One of Auckland's biggest supermarkets has been slapped with a hefty fine for overcharging customers 11:57

    Entertainment:
    Jennifer Lawrence confronted Anderson Cooper after he claimed she faked her infamous fall at the Oscars in 2013 11:55

    Entertainment:
    Jodie Marsh says losing her mum is “the hardest thing” she’s ever experienced 11:25

    Education:
    UK records highest daily COVID-19 death toll since May, study shows declining antibody immunity 11:17

    International:
    Deb Frecklington says Queensland had four consecutive years of the highest unemployment in the nation before the pandemic. Is that correct? 11:17

    Law and Order:
    Police are investigating a mysterious death in Christchurch's Heathcote Valley 11:07


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2020 New Zealand City Ltd