Thousands of people were evacuated from the disaster zone.
Heavy rains coming in the last 10 days without a break, caused severe flooding on the east coast of Australia. The main impact of elements took over the state of New South Wales in the areas of Sydney, Illavara, Gosford, Wollongong and Kiama.
According to the Australian rescuers, the last six hours has dropped nearly 25 inches of precipitation. Thousands of homes were flooded, and hundreds of residents were evacuated. According to preliminary reports, one person was killed.
Rescue Service warned that the water level continues to rise, and this can lead to even more severe flooding, reports Associated Press.