More flooding hampers business recovery in south west Queensland

More flooding hampers business recovery in south west Queensland The state’s southern coastal region is experiencing the worst flooding to befall its residents since records began in 1881. More than 300 millimetres of water have poured into coastal areas as heavy rain and surf pushed down heavy surf on Tuesday, the Bureau of Meteorology said. custodia iphone “More than 30 metres of coastal sand has fallen over some areas and we now have a sand bank of more than 7.5 metres, which means even when the tide recedes, there are still significant issues,” bureau head Mike Boudreau told더킹카지노 reporters in the Gold Coast city. fundas samsung galaxy note5 Rampant torrential rains have caused record flooding along the south Queensland coast over the past month, with up to 100mm of water바카라 rising in an inland town. But heavy rain fell early on Monday evening as part of an annual rainfall event known as the Great Flood. The flood brought up to 50cm of rain within 24 hours on one of the state’s busiest roads, the National Highway 1, and was expected to peak late on Tuesday. “This year we’re now well into a situation where there’s been more or less annual rainfall over the past 18 months as a flood event,” Mr Boudreau said. “We’re now at the point in the season where rainfall events are starting to occur more often. fundas huawei y7 2019 So that just sets us up to have more water than we need at this time 더킹카지노and at this particular time of year. fundas samsung galaxy a50 “The weather system that we’ve had for the past few months has been really good but we don’t yet have a very good understanding of when it’s right to call a flood event, or when it’s right to call a deluge event.” The Queensland Government says the worst flooding is in the northern east coastal region which was battered by about 18 inches (52cm) of rain between June and September. fundas samsung galaxy note5 “There have been some pretty bad storms around the eastern section of the state,” Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk told reporters. fundas huawei p smart 2019 “There have been more floods than ever and we’ve got some pretty heavy rain, so the big problem for us today is water. “We’ve got to address it as quickly as possible so people around the state can get off to the start of the rest of their year.” The state’s state health service issued a state of emergency for the north-east and south-west regions on Wednesday.

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