Rain update: Severe thunderstorms likely as trough moves southward down east coast

Ben Harden
Sally Gall
Updated January 18 2023 - 7:48am, first published January 16 2023 - 2:00pm
Cody and Tessa Ryan at Bude, west of Longreach, where they have recived 85mm of rain in the last week. Picture supplied by Renee Ryan
Cody and Tessa Ryan at Bude, west of Longreach, where they have recived 85mm of rain in the last week. Picture supplied by Renee Ryan

Rain gauges are filling up quickly and rivers are breaching their banks as monsoonal conditions continue to impact towns in North and central Queensland.

Ben Harden

Ben Harden

Journalist

Queensland Country Life reporter based in Emerald. I report on agriculture and rural news in the central Queensland region. Got a story? Get in touch: 0437528907 or email ben.harden@austcommunitymedia.com.au

Sally Gall

Sally Gall

Senior journalist - Queensland Country Life/North Queensland Register

Based at Blackall, CW Qld, where I've raised a family, run Merino sheep and beef cattle, and helped develop a region - its history, tourism, education and communications. Get in touch at 0427 575 955 if you've got a story idea for me.

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