Horn Island Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|December 2016 Total||0.4||1 day(s)|
|December 1996-2014 Average Total||189.3||13.4 day(s)|
|December 1996-2014 Wettest Total||707.2||2000|
|December 1996-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||143.0||1st 2000|
|December 1996-2014 Driest Total||0.4||1997|
|Jan-Dec 2016 Total||906.6||113 day(s)|
|Jan-Dec 1995-2014 Average Total||1907.1||140.5 day(s)|
Trampolines have flown into powerlines and a lightning strike has reportedly caused a house fire as a severe thunderstorm tracked from Sydney all along the coast up to northern NSW on Monday afternoon.
Those who blamed last week's blackout in South Australia on renewable energy are dead wrong.
Thunderstorms are affecting six states and territories this afternoon, four of which are under warning for severe storms.