News | 19 February 2018

Wellington weather updates

Severe weather conditions are causing some problems around the capital, so keep an eye on this page for important information and updates. Motorists and pedestrians are urged to take care. The main incidents reported and logged are below.


In the event of the weather worsening, visit Wellington’s Civil Defence Emergency Map where you can access information specific to your suburb, and also other useful links to services available.

Tuesday 20 February update #2– 6.30pm

  • A power pole has fallen across Raroa Road halting traffic in both directions, NZ Police are on site awaiting Traffic Management, no additional information at this stage.
  • Flooding cleared and Cobham Drive now open across all lanes.

Tuesday 20 February update #1 – 7.30am

Please contact our Service Centre to log any incidents on 499 4444 or through the FixIt app.