For some it was the storm that didn’t eventuate, for others the rain came down especially in the early hours of Friday morning and Saturday afternoon.
The highest daily amount recorded in the region was at Falls Creek with 114.2mm up to 9am Saturday. For Albury nearly 80mm fell (double the average December rainfall in the first three days of the month) with the biggest dump of rain coming in the 24 hours to Saturday morning of 49.6mm. Benalla set a December daily rainfall record with the 76.8mm for the same period and Wangaratta’s 55.2mm was just shy of the 61.4mm monthly daily rainfall record.
You captured the swirling clouds and the rising rivers wherever you were. View your take on our first summer storm for 2017: