AND NOW FOR A ‘COOL’ SIGHT

The above 3 photos of our deck,side garden and the road in Coreen Close are labelled as being taken in 2000 when our suburb received a drop in temperature,followed by thunderstorms with heavy rain and hail. The force of the downpour shredded leaves from some plants. Do you recall this event?

Upon checking with the Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology site  I found the following:

The 24th January 1999 ‘..Heavy rain and flash flooding in Sydney. Severe thunderstorms developed over the Greater Sydney area during Sunday morning.Very heavy rain was reported over eastern parts of the metropolitan area.Another storm produced torrential rainfall over some Northern Suburbs with properties in Berowra damaged and the main northern highway cut at one stage. Berowra Heights had 141 mm in 24hrs to 9am Sunday.

Maybe I have the wrong date on my photos?!

Do you remember when the former Berowra Village Shopping Centre was damaged in a bad storm? Do you have any photos?

Robyn

 

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