Storm dumps 128mm of rain in just over an hour, with vehicles stranded as floodwaters suddenly rise to a metre highA storm has dumped 128mm of rain on the Gold Coast in just over an hour – a one-in-50-year event, the weather bureau says.Rain bucketed down about 1pm on Friday as the severe storm cell hovered over Southport for 90 minutes, while flash flooding closed roads and sporting fields. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2019/dec/13/gold-coast-swamped-by-50-year-storm-that-left-streets-flooded-and-houses-without-power
Author : Australian Associated Press
Publish date : 2019-12-13 07:32:17
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