RENA update from Maritime NZ (130)
Tuesday, 1 November 2011 7:00 a.m.
There has been no reported change to the status of the Rena or the containers on board overnight
The salvage support vessel Go Canopus has remained in the area overnight and has been monitoring the situation hour by hour
There are also currently 3m swells around the Rena, and weather is forecast to deteriorate over the next 24 hours, with a sea state of up to 5m swells anticipated
An aerial observation flight is currently underway and more will be known once it returns later this morning