Lord Howe Is Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|September 2016 Total||174.2||15 day(s)|
|September 1989-2014 Average Total||112.1||16.6 day(s)|
|September 1989-2014 Wettest Total||181.2||2011|
|September 1989-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||83.6||26th 2011|
|September 1989-2014 Driest Total||45.4||2003|
|Jan-Sep 2016 Total||1126.4||146 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1989-2014 Average Total||1182.7||163.5 day(s)|
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
Major flooding in central west NSW has prompted concerns about large economic losses, with roads being cut off and widespread damage to crops from the deluge of water.
An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.
Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.