Braidwood weekend downpour

Araluen Creek on Nerringla Road
Araluen Creek on Nerringla Road

Braidwood residents experienced a wet weekend as heavy rainfall and floods impacted the region.

Accoridng to the Bureau of Meteorology on Saturday, August 8 Braidwood received 23mm of rainfall. Sunday saw an impressive 83.8mm. The wet weather backed off on August 10 with 31mm of rain.

So far for August Braidwood has received 138.6mm of rainfall.

This is significantly more rain than the region experienced last year, with August 2019 receiving a total of 7.2mm.

The Braidwood SES has reminded residents not to drive through floodwaters.

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