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Wet weather taking us into the weekend


Parts of the state's North Tropical Coast have copped rainfall in the triple digits.

Heavy rain has been falling intermittently between Rollingstone and Cooktown over the last few days.

South Mission Beach recorded 271 millimetres in a 12-hour period, while Cardwell saw 107 millimetres of rain.

An initial flood-watch and a severe weather warning for heavy rain is current.