The flood crisis continues in the north of the state in New South Wales and southeast Queensland, with thousands of people evacuated and many areas still on high alert.

The Greater Sydney region is battered by torrential rain as the flash flood crisis in the north of the state continues and a further death has been confirmed.

Areas of particular concern were Richmond and Windsor in the north west, where the Hawkesbury River should rise up to 14 metres.

The Bureau of Meteorology has issued several flood advisories for the Sydney metropolitan area including those for the Upper Nepean at Menangle, Hawkesbury River at Richmond and Windsor, and the Colo River at Upper Colo.


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Queensland is a state situated in northeastern Australia, and is the second-largest and third-most populous Australian state. It is bordered by the Northern Territory, South Australia, (wikipedia)


Sydney SID-nee; Dharug: Gadi; Greater Sydney, Dharug: Eora) is the capital city of the state of New South Wales, and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. (wikipedia)