Kōrero: Weather

Storm surge

Storm surge

Rough weather in 1972 tossed waves and debris onto the road at Moa Point Road, Lyall Bay, Wellington. Heavy rain in New Zealand is often accompanied by strong winds, and brings the danger of flooding to coastal areas.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1972/2657/21

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Erick Brenstrum, 'Weather - Lows – depressions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/7762/storm-surge (accessed 19 September 2020)

He kōrero nā Erick Brenstrum, i tāngia i te 12 Jun 2006