Posts Tagged ‘rainfall’

Australia – Riverina residents to spend night in emergency accomodation

Sunday, March 4, 2012 Comments off

Around 3,500 people across New South Wales are spending the night in emergency accommodation, with flooding affecting areas across the state.

Meanwhile residents in north-east Victoria have been warned some floods will not peak until later in the week, with a major flood warning in place for Broken Creek in the state’s north-east. Read more…

Australia – Evacuations continue as towns go under

Sunday, March 4, 2012 Comments off

Authorities are ordering more residents to evacuate as towns across New South Wales and Victoria are inundated in unprecedented flooding which has claimed the life of one man. Read more…