Samuel Hill Ap Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||13 18.4||4 day(s)|
|February 2001-2014 Average Total||354.2||17.5 day(s)|
|February 2001-2014 Wettest Total||995.6||2010|
|February 2001-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||195.0||6th 2003|
|February 2001-2014 Driest Total||37.2||2002|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||192.4||23 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 2001-2014 Average Total||564.6||33.3 day(s)|
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Emergency services are frustrated by people making bad decisions when faced with floodwater, as recent studies on flood deaths show young men and children are the most at-risk of dying.
Severe thunderstorms that ravaged the Hunter region and the Central Coast of New South Wales are over, the Bureau of Meteorology says, but Ausgrid and SES volunteers are still working to repair the damage.