Heavy rainfall, strong wind warnings for next 48 hours across Tasmania

Heavy rainfall, strong wind warnings for next 48 hours across Tasmania

Updated May 09, 2018 16:11:47 Photo: The outlook is wet and windy for state over the next 48 hours. (ABC Northern Tasmania) Related Story: Time to rug up — south-east Australia is about to get cold, wet and windy Tasmanians are bracing for heavy rain, strong winds, possible flooding and …

Turkey floods: Cars swept downstream as heavy rainfall hits Ankara

Turkey floods: Cars swept downstream as heavy rainfall hits Ankara

Posted May 06, 2018 11:23:30 A torrential flood has swept through a district in the Turkish capital of Ankara, sending vehicles downstream and damaging local businesses. The rain was expected to last for three hours on Saturday afternoon (local time), but instead came down in nine minutes, causing flooding in …

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

Perth rainfall is higher than Melbourne, Hobart, London despite reputation for sunny beaches

Posted April 24, 2018 10:32:30 Photo: Perth has fewer wet days per year, but when the rain does fall, the city often cops it. (ABC News: David Weber) Perth may be best known for its idyllic beaches and sunny skies, but the West Australian capital sees more rain than Melbourne, …