Month: July 2013

A wee bit closer

While we still continue to have small aftershocks it appears to be returning to normal. A report was released today announcing (that said we just had a 4.0 as i type this post) anyways as i was saying a report released today announced that…

Here’s what we got

Here is a screen shot of the past few hours. Blenheim, while not listed is essentially where Grovetown is.

Stealing all the limelight

Perhaps you have seen some reports about the quakes down here, and from what we have seen its mostly been centered around Wellington, our capital. Well time for the little guy to fight back. The epicenter of the quakes was a lot closer to…

About to go & try sleeping

Its time to go to bed here. Not sure what that will look like tonight. In the past 1hour there has been about 27 quakes on the fault that we are nearest. Many are small and we don’t feel, others we certainly do. If…

Bigger

Now we just had 6.2 they are getting bigger… Yikes

How many fault lines?

This is a pic of how many fault line run through central NZ. Blenheim is almost straight west of that red dot. And this is only central NZ.

But hey at least…

The weather is fine. We are having some mint days rights now, chilly in the am, some frosts and as low as lows 20sF but the day that unfolds afterwards is amazing. Yesterday and friday had some cool adventures. Between Blenheim and Picton where…

And …

Well we continue to shake this morning we were awoken by a 5.8 quake the strongest yet. This had us scrambling for the door frame to shelter for a few moments. According to the govt website here we have had about 12 in the…