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#1460029 - 01/04/2018 07:05 Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018
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#1460033 - 01/04/2018 07:17 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Solid rain here in Prossy at the moment, seems to be building on the radar.
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#1460037 - 01/04/2018 07:58 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Same here breezy, looks like a solid week of rain is on the cards

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#1460051 - 01/04/2018 10:39 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Tempest]
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sure looks that way if the forecast holds true, no flooding please...lol
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#1460055 - 01/04/2018 12:16 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Hamilton Plains (Shute Harbour Rd) one lane under water already.
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#1460058 - 01/04/2018 12:19 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Quite here some fog and showers Atm, will pick up later I think.

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#1460241 - 02/04/2018 09:39 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Consistent heavy showers now

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#1460256 - 02/04/2018 11:47 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Tempest]
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constant rain here in Prossy, not excessive yet.
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#1460273 - 02/04/2018 12:32 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: breezy04]
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Severe Weather Warning
for DAMAGING WINDS and HEAVY RAINFALL
For people in parts of Herbert and Lower Burdekin and Central Coast and Whitsundays Forecast Districts.
Issued at 11:33 am Monday, 2 April 2018.
Weather Situation:
At 10am Tropical cyclone Iris was located approximately 330km northeast of Townsville and moving slowly southwest. It is expected to move southward and track closer to the coast today, before moving more southeastward on Tuesday. There remains some level of uncertainty regarding its movement and development over the coming days.
Damaging winds, with peak gusts in excess 100km/h, may develop about the coast, islands and higher terrain within the warning area between Townsville and Sarina during Monday evening or Tuesday morning.
Heavy rain, which may lead to flash flooding, is also expected to develop later today, particularly between Ayr and Sarina. Six hour totals of 50 to 100mm are likely, with local falls up to 150mm possible. 24 hour totals of 200mm are possible.
A Flood Watch for coastal catchments between Rollingstone and Sarina is current.
See www.bom.gov.au/qld/warnings to view the current flood warnings for Queensland
Locations which may be affected include Mackay, Proserpine, Bowen, Townsville, Palm Island, Airlie Beach and Hamilton Island.

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#1460278 - 02/04/2018 12:45 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Hailin]
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Rain and wind fairly steady here at the moment (Glenella).

32mm overnite, 6.5mm the day before.

It's a good time to be a weather watcher smile Loving it!!!!

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#1460324 - 02/04/2018 16:17 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Steady rain here at the moment 40mm until 9am and about the same in the gauge now looking from the window. Looks like you will be staying put for a while Batty.

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#1460334 - 02/04/2018 17:06 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Loc: Finch Hatton Gorge
110 mm till 5 pm since 9 am > yup... raging torrent here! Will be near a metre over main causeway...
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#1460348 - 02/04/2018 17:22 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: batty]
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Awesome Batty, 43.5mm from 9am here in Glenella😊

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#1460370 - 02/04/2018 18:13 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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123mm in Ooralea since 9am.

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#1460382 - 02/04/2018 18:38 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Only 32mm today in at Mt Julian but we had 128mm the previous day. Total for this event is 167mm so far.
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#1460428 - 02/04/2018 20:14 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Not much happening here for the last couple of hours.
Check out that perfect line of rain between here and Sarina on the bom radar. It stretches from Percy Island out to Eungella. It's been there for ages. Cool😊

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#1460435 - 02/04/2018 20:27 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Hailin]
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Originally Posted By: Hailin
Not much happening here for the last couple of hours.
Check out that perfect line of rain between here and Sarina on the bom radar. It stretches from Percy Island out to Eungella. It's been there for ages. Cool😊

Haha I have been watching that all day and it started to dissolve this arvo but has regenerated this evening. There's probably a few hundred mils in that line for those in its path.
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#1460583 - 03/04/2018 08:51 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Raindammit]
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Loc: Finch Hatton Gorge
140 mm from event to date.. Gorge road causeway accessible only to high clearance 4wd vehicle's with experience and familiar with this area. many washouts as well
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#1460592 - 03/04/2018 09:45 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: batty]
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Only 3mm overnite here. Bit windy at the moment. Not raining though.

So, all eyes on Iris now hey? Get it? Eyes? Iris?

Pretty sad when you feel the need to explain your own jokes grin

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#1460598 - 03/04/2018 10:30 Re: Central Coast & Whitsundays Wet Season - April 2018 [Re: Hailin]
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love the pun...
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