Lockhart River Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||4.6||3 day(s)|
|August 1957-2014 Average Total||28.6||10.7 day(s)|
|August 1957-2014 Wettest Total||166.2||1982|
|August 1957-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||82.8||31st 2010|
|August 1957-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1990|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||2042.2||136 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 1957-2014 Average Total||1776.8||138.7 day(s)|
Tasmania Police are trying to reach a snowbound couple trapped in their car at Mount Field, in Tasmania's central south, with more snow on the way.
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