Massive Storm Slams New Zealand

Posted by on Tuesday, July 25, 2017
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The cleanup is continuing in New Zealand after the nation was swamped by flooding.

A state of emergency has been declared in several cities.

The government has deployed soldiers to help those impacted by the storm.

Some cities are only accessible by air and there have been numerous evacuations. 

Rainfall caused some riverbanks to burst their banks while mountain snow has caused problems at higher elevations.

Some areas received over 90 mm of rain.

There have been numerous reports of flooding and landslides.

The Team

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