Posts Tagged ‘ rain watch ’

How much rain?

Sep 4th, 2018 | By
Flooding at Wairere

Plenty. Enough to float a flotilla of rubber ducks. But don’t take my word for it – here’s what rain watchers Mike Taylor and David Riddell say.   August Puketaha: 138mm Gordonton: 123.5mm So overall, very similar patterns for last month. Puketaha was slightly wetter but Gordonton had the wettest single day, with an impressive

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Rain watch by Mike the mower man

Aug 6th, 2018 | By
Mike Taylor the rain man

Lookit that.  It’s not raining. But how much rain was there last month? Number 8 Network seeks the answer from Puketaha rain watcher Mike Taylor, assisted by Gordonton’s David Riddell. July Puketaha: 136mm Gordonton: 140mm So Gordonton gets the chocolate fish this time. The wettest day, the 16th, produced 34mm in Puketaha and 46mm in

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