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Deepwater Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|September 2016 Total||94.8||9 day(s)|
|September 1889-2014 Average Total||50.3||5.4 day(s)|
|September 1889-2014 Wettest Total||213.7||1970|
|September 1889-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||60.5||17th 1903|
|September 1889-2014 Driest Total||0.0||2003|
|Jan-Sep 2016 Total||683.0||65 day(s)|
|Jan-Sep 1889-2014 Average Total||530.5||53.2 day(s)|
Northern Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.
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.