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Australia Man rides jet ski to McDonalds in flood waters

02:20  08 february  2020
02:20  08 february  2020 Source:   9news.com.au

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Flood warnings in NSW as rain buckets down. As emergency services plead with NSW residents to be cautious in damaging floods , one man is being criticised for jetskiing to McDonald ’s. A man has been spotted doing tricks on a jet ski in NSW floodwaters at Tuggerah.

First Alert Storm Command was in the area of Northwest 34th Street and North Hammond in Warr Acres, where a man decided to put his jet ski to use on the

A man has been filmed riding a jet ski down the main street of a flooded town on the NSW Central Coast.

The video shows the rider in Tuggerah, zooming past a McDonalds.

The man rides up and down the main strip, wearing just a singlet.

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After nearly two weeks of downpour rain, these Tampa natives made the best out of a rainy situation and took out their jet skis for a little ride around the

Man rides jet ski to McDonalds in flood waters , another paddles down street. Flood warnings in NSW as rain buckets down. Heavy rain is also likely to cause flooding in the Pilbara and Gascoyne regions as the cyclone moves inland. A red alert is currently in place for people in or near Whim Creek

a group of people riding on the back of a boat: A man has been seen riding a jet ski through floodwaters in NSW.© Supplied A man has been seen riding a jet ski through floodwaters in NSW.

In Manly, another man has taken advantage of the flooded streets by taking his stand-up paddle board for a ride.

Wearing just a pair of budgy smugglers, he pushes himself down the street on his board.

The last 24 hours have brought more than 100mm of rain to many parts of the state including areas around the Central Coast and Sydney's Northern Beaches.

Kincumber received 124mm since 9am yesterday while Avoca copped more than 140mm overnight.

It comes as the SES issued a fresh warning to motorists after rescuers came to the aid of 13 cars which became stuck trying to drive through floodwaters on the NSW Central Coast.

A man has used a stand-up paddleboard to get through flooded streets in Manly. A man has used a stand-up paddleboard to get through flooded streets in Manly.

The SES warning comes as the Bureau of Meteorology forecast more wild weather and flooding across NSW on Saturday.

"There's always an alternative route - never drive through floodwaters," NSW SES spokesperson Terri Langenemdam said, after the 13 carloads of people had to be rescued in the Gosford and Wyong areas overnight.

"There's also a reminder to keep kids away from creeks, drains and causeways."

- With AAP

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