Forster Rainfall Reports
|Date||Rain to 9am||interval|
|February 2017 Total||44.5||7 day(s)|
|February 1897-2014 Average Total||112.3||8.3 day(s)|
|February 1897-2014 Wettest Total||826.4||1929|
|February 1897-2014 Wettest 24hr Total||160.0||7th 1903|
|February 1897-2014 Driest Total||0.0||1898|
|Jan-Feb 2017 Total||133.7||21 day(s)|
|Jan-Feb 1897-2014 Average Total||214.3||16.2 day(s)|
Mid North Coast, New South Wales/ACT
A category one cyclone has formed in the Gulf of Carpentaria but is due to weaken before heading towards the Northern Territory coast.
Shacks in the fishing village of King Ash Bay in the Northern Territory's Gulf of Carpentaria have been flooded by the McArthur River.
Early today, a tropical low that has been lingering over the Gulf of Carpentaria was upgraded to tropical cyclone.