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Authorities said they could not predict how high the water would rise in Brisbane but the peak, expected midafternoon Thursday, would surpass all records.
Meanwhile, in the town of Toowoomba, where a flash flood surged through the central shopping strip Monday, the official death toll rose to 14, with unofficial reports putting the number as high as 30. Ninety people remained missing in the community, less than 100 miles from Brisbane.
In Toowoomba on Monday, nearly 6 inches of rain fell in 30 minutes on already saturated land, causing the Lockyer Creek to overflow its banks.