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Election preparations in Solomon Islands are being hampered by severe weather conditions from Cyclone Oma. Audio
Tropical cyclones are crawling across the planet at a slower pace than they did decades ago, dragging out and amplifying their devastation. Audio
The Shamim family has almost nothing left after a small creek swelled into a raging torrent during this month's back-to-back cyclones and heavy rain.
People in Fiji are cleaning up and taking stock after two cyclones and days of rain in the space of two weeks. Audio
Tens of thousands of plastic bags were left on Cobden Beach following ex tropical cyclone Fehi last week. West Coasters will mark Waitangi Day tomorrow with a working bee. Audio
Aid agencies are yet to guage the severity of damage caused by cyclone Donna in the northern islands of Vanuatu. New Caledonia is bracing itself as the cyclone barrels towards the island. Video, Audio
Cyclone Donna is the strongest May cyclone ever to hit the Southern Hemisphere, but aid agencies are yet to reach the areas hardest hit. Video, Audio
A nationwide shortage of vegetables may last for several months after crops were destroyed in recent flooding. Video, Audio
Metservice is warning the remains of tropical cyclone Cook could pack as powerful a punch as the Wahine Storm of April 1968. Audio
A Waihi man who rallied support from his community to send a container of aid to Fiji following Cyclone Winston says six months on, some villages are still without electricity and adequate housing. Audio
More than a year after Cyclone Pam brought devastation to Vanuatu, many small businesses and schools are struggling to find their feet.
The designer of a new traditional Fijian style simple robust home is hoping his concept could be an easy and affordable solution to the devastation caused by Cyclone Winston. Video, Audio
NIWA is forecasting an increase in the number and strength of cyclones in the south-west Pacific this summer, and is warning the islands in their path to prepare for the worst. Audio
Cyclone Pam has been upgraded to a category five storm, and is bearing down on Vanuatu. Audio
MetService severe weather forecaster Erick Brenstrum on how a day doesn't go by without some weather. Most of planet has been above average temperature, though one or two areas have been below… Audio