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A great weekend to stay indoors

Monday 12 February 2018 | Published in Weather

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A great weekend to stay indoors
Thanks to surface fl ooding and slow-moving traffi c, there wasn't much room to move on the main road at Nikao yesterday morning. The photo sums up the weekend's weather perfectly – in a word, it was wet. While the fi ve metre swells predicted to hit Avatiu on Saturday didn't eventuate, the swells were high enough to shut down Trader Jack's.

Big swells and continual rain and cloud over the weekend made for miserable conditions over the weekend. On Friday, most of the action centred around the port, where the order was made to boat owners to get their vessels out of the water or out of the harbour by 5pm.

Big swells and continual rain and cloud over the weekend made for miserable conditions over the weekend. On Friday, most of the action centred around the port, where the order was made to boat owners to get their vessels out of the water or out of the harbour by 5pm.


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