For up-to-date state highway travel information visit www.highwayinfo.govt.nz or phone the Transport Agency's 0800 4 HIGHWAYS information line to get the latest updates or to report incidents or hazards on the state highways.
People are advised to keep up to date with official weather warnings and forecasts from New Zealand MetService – www.metservice.com
Up-to-date information is available from the Bay of Plenty Civil Defence Emergency Management website www.bopcivildefence.govt.nz, or Facebook at www.facebook.com/BOPCivilDefence. Detailed advice about what to do before, during and after storms is at www.getthru.govt.nz
Below is a list of the latest announcements - from the most recent to the oldest - about the impact on Rotorua of tropical cyclone Lusi.
16.03.14: Storm watch update: Weather warning lifted
15.03.14: Stay off forest tracks and trails over weekend council advises
14.03.14:Check boat moorings before storm
14.03.14: Lake Okataina Swim postponed to March 29th
14.03.14: Storm watch for the weekend