Alva Beach Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|October 2016 Total||-||0 day(s)|
|October 1997-2014 Average Total||23.1||5.8 day(s)|
|October 1997-2014 Wettest Total||63.4||2000|
|October 1997-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||48.0||2nd 1997|
|October 1997-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2013|
|Jan-Oct 2016 Total||732.8||81 day(s)|
|Jan-Oct 1997-2014 Average Total||873.5||84.3 day(s)|
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
Three adults and two young children have been rescued by helicopter after becoming trapped in floodwaters in Huonville, south-east of Tasmania.
Parts of New South Wales have been warned to prepare for wild weather overnight as a low-pressure system from Tasmania gets set to batter northern parts of the state.
Power may not be restored to Eyre Peninsula homes until the early hours of the morning after twin tornadoes and wild weather caused significant damage to transmission towers in South Australia.