Media release

Rainfall and rivers update

Saturday 20 July 2019

Metservice is warning of heavy rain in North Otago overnight tonight in the 12 hours from 9pm, with potential for heavy rain in the Dunedin area as well. ORC’s duty flood manager is keeping close watch on river levels and predicted flows. At this stage, the greatest impact on river levels is expected in North Otago (Kakanui and Shag Rivers).