Mingela Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|September 2016 Total||24.6||12 day(s)|
|September 1998-2014 Average Total||17.7||4.5 day(s)|
|September 1998-2014 Wettest Total||86.6||2010|
|September 1998-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||43.8||3rd 2006|
|September 1998-2014 Driest Total||0.2||2011|
|Jan-Sep 2016 Total||683.8||92 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1998-2014 Average Total||1004.1||83.7 day(s)|
Lower Burdekin, Queensland
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.