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It's raining!

It's raining as I write this. So far this year in the first four days of January 56mm has fallen into Fred Moffett's rain gauge at Yoorala Street The Gap and it looks like there is more on the way.

I have done an analysis of Fred's records of last year's rainfall, to investigate the so called "Green Drought" see the story below.

All the best to all for 2007 it's going to be a very busy and exciting year.

Robert Whyte

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2006 was the year of the "green drought". We can see this anecdotal reference borne out by rain records from Fred Moffett's gauge at Yoorala Street, The Gap. At 732mm, 2006 was the third driest year in the last two and a half decades, following 1993 (697mm), 2000 (589mm), and 2002...