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Written by CDEM, Northland Regional Council   
Sunday, 28 February 2010

UPDATE NO.2 0550hrs: Local Civil Defence officials have repeated earlier warnings for Northlanders to stay away from East Coast beaches and estuaries as a tsunami heads towards New Zealand.

The tsunami – caused by a magnitude 8.8 magnitude earthquake off Chile – is expected to reach Northland’s East Coast about 9.15am today. It may also affect the West Coast from Cape Reinga to Ahipara at around the same time.

Clive Manley, Group Controller for the Northland Civil Defence Emergency Management, says Northland Civil Defence, local authority, police and fire officials have been monitoring the situation closely and will release new information as it comes to hand.

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