Williamson Raaf Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|August 2015 Total||0.0||0 day(s)|
|August 2005-2011 Average Total||35.1||4.4 day(s)|
|August 2005-2011 Wettest Total||105.8||2011|
|August 2005-2011 Wettest 24hr Total||80.2||11th 2010|
|August 2005-2011 Driest Total||0.2||2009|
|Jan-Aug 2015 Total||656.8||80 day(s)|
|Jan-Aug 2005-2012 Average Total||646.2||81.2 day(s)|
Two men stranded with their car in deep snow at Mount Field, about 75 kilometres north-west of Hobart, for nearly 24 hours have been rescued.
Rare snowfalls have blanketed the most unlikely parts of Tasmania, with farmers along the north-west coast waking up to white paddocks.
A former employee at the Grantham quarry has told the Queensland Floods Commission of Inquiry that quarry waste was not used to build embankment walls around the site.