Surfer Drops In To Backyard Break After Queensland Floods

StoryfulWeather Published January 30, 2019

Rumble / Funny & Weird - A surfer got gnarly in a flooded yard in Townsville, Queensland after the region was hit by severe rainfall on Wednesday, January 30. In this video, shared to Instagram, a man glides across a flooded backyard on a surfboard as an excited dog bounds alongside him. A number of properties in the area were flooded after Wednesday’s storm dumped 108mm of rain in the region. A property in Bluewater, north of Townsville, was also flooded, as was another residence at Yabulu, the ABC reported. The Bureau of Meteorology, Queensland issued a warning for flash flooding in the area and said the heavy rainfall would continue. Credit: @chele_bero via Storyful