Aotearoa Summary. 24 December 2016

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Magnitude 6 risk areas are Upper Crooked River, Culverden, Kaikoura, Offshore Kaikoura, Seaward Kaikouras, Lower Clarence, Tapuaenuku, Mid Awatere/Upcot Saddle, Upper Waima River, Ward, Cape Campbell, Eastern Tararuas, Porangahau, Eketahuna, Dannevirke, Waipukurau, South of Cape Kidnappers, Wairoa, Gisborne, Urewera, Murupara, Tokoroa, Rotorua, Eastern Bay of Plenty.
Magnitude 5 risk areas are Fiordland, Southwest of Wellington, Northern Cook Strait, Levin, Turakirae Head, East Cape.
Magnitude 4 risk areas are Amberley, Taihape, Wanganui, St Arnaud.
Volcanoes quiet.
Quakes are shifting into Awatere Valley and North Island, solar quake driving conditions are very high.
Mag 6 has become the new Mag 5 since the 14 November Culverden 7.8.
Quake conditions may stay very high until 26 December.
Quakes could happen anywhere, be very careful.
More info at Facebook/Roary Arbon

Local quakes were quiet today after yesterdays big push into the North Island.
The wider 18-26 December forecast period still has a couple of days to go.

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