“Aucklanders grappling with severe drought, face water restrictions for another 9-12 months.

The council company Watercare has laid out the likely scenario in a briefing to councillors on Thursday.

The city’s storage lakes are just 47.1 per cent full, compared with normal levels of 78 per cent, and forecasts through to November are for drier than normal conditions.”

Continue to read on: https://www.stuff.co.nz/environment/climate-news/121939461/auckland-drought-water-restrictions-likely-until-mid-2021