Severe weather warning issued for Sydney and parts of NSW with heavy rain and flash flooding forecast

Eight evacuation warnings in place as a second east coast low looms off the coastFollow our live blog for the latest updates‘It’s not a footnote. It’s the story’: Climate Council says too many Australian leaders silent on cause of floods‘Beyond dire’: how the Queensland and NSW floods are worsening the rental crisisGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingNew South Wales has eight evacuation warnings in place for its central coastal region, including parts of Sydney, with forecasts of more heavy rain and the potential for flash flooding as a second east coast low looms in as many weeks.The Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe weather warning on Monday morning detailing the potential for more heavy falls: “Six-hourly rainfall totals between 70 and 120 mm are possible.” Continue reading...

Severe weather warning issued for Sydney and parts of NSW with heavy rain and flash flooding forecast

Eight evacuation warnings in place as a second east coast low looms off the coast

New South Wales has eight evacuation warnings in place for its central coastal region, including parts of Sydney, with forecasts of more heavy rain and the potential for flash flooding as a second east coast low looms in as many weeks.

The Bureau of Meteorology issued a severe weather warning on Monday morning detailing the potential for more heavy falls: “Six-hourly rainfall totals between 70 and 120 mm are possible.”

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