30 mils received in Hamilton and Warrnambool
Severe thunder storms last night produced heavy rainfall, lightning and thunder right across the south-west.
Portland and Hamilton police were not called out to any incidents, however, some residents came into the Portland Police station who felt uneasy about the conditions. Police officers served them a warm cup of tea.
A spokesperson from the Bureau of Meteorology says, Hamilton and Warrnambool saw 30 millimeters of rain.
"We got a surface trough across Victoria last night. So very unstable conditions so it brings quite a sever thunderstorm with heavy rains all across the southern part of Victoria, especially in the south-west and the central part of Victoria.
Since 9am yesterday [22.11] morning we've seen 30milimeters of rain at Hamilton also Warrnambool and Portland get's 16milimeters of rain. So we generally see 15-30milimeters of rain across the south-west region, since 9am yesterday morning [22.11]."