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Noteworthy synoptic observations for Monday, 20 October 2003 local
prepared 0906 EST, 22/10/03
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Max Var Min Var Grs Min Rainfall Station Mth/ Date Time local Cloud amounts & types Wind Temp Dew Pt Rel Hum Pressure Weather Description Vis Comments
° C ° C ° C ° C ° C mm/ hr mm/ hr       Tot Cov Low Cloud(base m x 100) Mid High Dir °/ km/h ° C ° C % hPa/ 3hr tendency Pre- sent Past km  
Western Australia
011 Eucla
29.0 +6.4 1.0 -9.2 1 - - EYRE 1020 0900 - - - 200/08 20.0 13.0 64 1018.20.4 30.0 -
013 Northeast interior
26.0 -5.1 6.8 -8.2 - - - WARBURTON AIRFIELD 1020 0900 - - - - 150/13 25.0 -6.3 12 1019.70.4 - - - -
Northern Territory
014 Northern Rivers
- - - - - - 8/3 CENTRAL ARNHEM 1020 1800 - - - - 290/15 27.6 20.4 65 1008.70.3 - - - -
- - - - - 0.8/6 - DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE 1020 2100 - - - - 320/08 28.6 20.6 62 1009.62.3 - - - -
41.0 +3.6 27.0 +5.4 25 - - WAVE HILL 1020 0900 - - - 130/34 31.0 8.6 25 1013.92.7 2.0 -
015 Northern Plateau--Barkly/Alice Spgs
34.0 -2.5 - - - - - BRUNETTE DOWNS 1020 1500 - - - 200/15 33.9 3.4 15 1010.72.5 50.0 -
South Australia
017 Northeast Pastoral
- - - - - - - MARREE 1020 1200 - - - 250/09 26.0 2.8 22 1018.12.3 50.0 -
022 Yorke Peninsula and Kangaroo Island
35.0 +12.5 - - - - - PRICE 1020 0900 10/W - - 270/18 17.6 12.0 70 - 35.0 -
Queensland
029 Gulf Country
- - - - - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 1020 0600 20/SW - 170/24 19.3 1.6 31 1013.31.8 - 18.0 -
39.0 +4.6 19.0 +0.4 16 Tr/24 Tr/24 MOUNT ISA AERO 1020 0900 - - - 180/24 23.0 2.4 26 1014.81.1 30.0 FUEL STATE 2/2
- - 18.9 +0.3 - - - MOUNT ISA AERO 1020 1200 - - - 190/24 29.8 0.3 15 1012.72.0 30.0 -
033 Central Coast - east
- - - - - 16/6 16/3 SAMUEL HILL AERO 1020 2100 - - - - Calm 18.0 17.7 98 1015.94.6 - - 4.4 -
- - - - - 17/6 17/3 ST LAWRENCE POST OFFICE 1020 2100 -/- - 050/13 20.6 19.2 92 1014.0 2.0 -
- - - - - 21/6 21/3 YEPPOON THE ESPLANADE 1020 2100 - - - - 020/34 19.3 17.9 92 1013.52.2 - - - -
035 Central Highlands
33.0 +1.6 - - - - - ROLLESTON METEOR ST 1020 1500 3/W - - 310/26 29.5 18.1 50 1009.12.0 50.0 -
31.0 +0.4 - - - - - SPRINGSURE DAME ST 1020 1500 15/- - Calm 30.1 12.1 33 - 50.0 -
29.0 -0.5 - - - 1/6 1/6 TAROOM POST OFFICE 1020 1500 - - - 020/09 21.1 17.4 79 1009.32.6 50.0 -
039 South Coast - Curtis
- - - - - - 0.6/3 ROCKHAMPTON AERO 1020 1800 3/SW - - 170/17 20.8 19.2 91 1012.42.3 25.0 -
- - - - - 43/6 42/3 ROCKHAMPTON AERO 1020 2100 6/E - 290/04 18.4 15.5 83 1013.91.6 30.0 -
- - - - - - - SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE 1020 2100 3/NW - 340/18 21.0 18.6 86 1013.61.4 20.0 -
- - - - - 8/6 8/6 THANGOOL AIRPORT 1020 2100 10/- - - Calm 17.8 17.3 97 1013.21.7 15.0 -
27.0 +1.4 - - - - - TOWN OF 1770 1020 1500 6/NE - 020/13 23.3 18.1 73 1011.42.1 40.0 WEATHER WITHIN 5KM REACHING THE SURFACE
- - - - - - - TOWN OF 1770 1020 1800 6/- - 020/08 22.5 18.2 77 1012.91.5 50.0 -
- - - - - - - TOWN OF 1770 1020 2100 - - - - 020/18 21.5 18.6 84 1013.42.0 50.0 -
040 South Coast - Moreton
- - - - - - 8/3 JIMNA FORESTRY 1020 1800 - - - - 050/08 15.8 15.2 96 - - - - -
20.0 - - - - 2/6 2/6 MALENY TAMARIND ST 1020 1500 10/SW - 230/04 20.0 16.1 78 - 25.0 -
20.0 -8.0 - - - 2/6 2/3 UNIVERSITY OF QUEENSLAND GATTON 1020 1500 - - - - 240/08 19.3 16.7 85 - - - - -
041 Darling Downs - east
- - - - - 2/6 2/6 GOONDIWINDI AIRPORT 1020 0300 10/S - - Calm 17.6 16.8 95 1011.91.7 50.0 -
30.0 - 17.0 - 17 19/24 15/3 GOONDIWINDI AIRPORT 1020 0900 3/NW - - 130/04 18.8 17.2 90 1024.30.8 35.0 -
29.0 - 15.0 - - 20/24 20/3 INGLEWOOD FOREST 1020 0900 - - - - 060/05 16.4 16.1 98 - - - - -
24.0 -2.3 - - - 9/6 8/3 OAKEY AERO 1020 1500 3/SW - - 110/17 14.7 13.5 93 1010.72.4 3.0 -
- - - - - - 14/3 OAKEY AERO 1020 1800 10/SW - 050/09 16.4 15.3 93 1011.81.1 30.0 -
29.0 +1.6 14.0 +2.4 11 22/24 22/18 TEXAS POST OFFICE 1020 0900 -/W - 310/17 15.4 14.0 91 - 50.0 -
20.0 - - - - 3/6 2/3 TOOWOOMBA AIRPORT 1020 1500 2/W - - 290/08 15.5 14.7 95 1011.42.3 30.0 -
- - 12.3 - - - 11/3 WARWICK 1020 1200 - - - - 260/09 17.1 13.8 81 1012.91.6 - - - -
043 Maranoa
31.0 +2.1 17.0 +3.3 - 6/24 6/18 SURAT 1020 0900 - - - 310/04 20.9 18.7 87 - 20.0 -
044 Warrego
33.0 +3.5 17.0 +3.4 - 5/24 5/18 BOLLON MARY ST 1020 0900 -/W - 110/04 20.8 14.7 68 1015.31.0 50.0 -
045 Far Southwest
38.0 +8.0 14.0 -1.4 - - - THARGOMINDAH POST OFFICE 1020 0900 - - - - -/- 20.8 2.5 30 - - - - -
New South Wales
048 Upper Western - Upper Darling
35.0 +6.3 13.0 +0.2 - 3/24 3/18 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL 1020 0900 -/W - 110/26 17.5 6.4 48 - 50.0 -
32.0 +3.2 15.0 +1.9 - - 7/72 COLLARENEBRI (VIEWPOINT) 1020 0900 - - - 160/09 17.2 10.7 66 - 50.0 -
051 Central Western Plains - north
31.0 +3.5 11.0 -0.5 - 7/24 7/18 COONAMBLE COMPARISON 1020 0900 - - - 160/28 15.9 6.5 54 - - 50.0 -
052 Northwest Plains - west
32.0 +3.1 16.0 +2.5 - 11/24 11/18 MUNGINDI POST OFFICE 1020 0900 10/- - - 230/09 19.1 15.7 81 - 50.0 -
053 Northwest Plains - east
29.0 +3.3 11.0 +1.0 - - - BARADINE FORESTRY 1020 0900 - - - 130/04 16.5 11.0 70 - 50.0 -
- - - - - - 5/3 MOREE AERO 1020 0600 10/NW - - 040/02 15.2 14.5 96 1012.50.5 50.0 -
054 Northwest Slopes - north
- - - - - 15/6 10/3 NARRABRI AIRPORT AWS 1020 0300 - - - - 070/18 15.2 14.3 94 1010.42.6 - - - -
27.0 +2.0 14.0 +3.8 - 11/24 11/24 PINDARI DAM 1020 0900 -/W - 270/08 14.5 13.3 93 - 10.0 -
055 Northwest Slopes - south
- - - - - 20/6 7/3 GUNNEDAH AIRPORT AWS 1020 0300 - - - - 020/11 14.7 13.4 92 1011.21.8 - - - -
29.0 +3.9 13.0 +4.4 - 30/24 30/24 QUIRINDI POST OFFICE 1020 0900 3/W - - Calm 17.8 13.6 76 - 50.0 -
27.9 - - - - - 10/3 TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 1020 0000 - - - - 360/13 16.2 15.4 95 1012.40.6 - - - HR003
- - - - - 22/6 12/3 TAMWORTH AIRPORT AWS 1020 0300 - - - - 040/18 13.7 12.9 95 1010.41.9 - - - HR004
056 Northern Tablelands - west
- - - - - - 9/3 ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 1020 0600 - - - - 310/17 10.6 9.2 91 1010.70.1 - - - -
21.0 +1.3 11.0 +3.9 7 9/24 9/24 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN 1020 0900 - - - 310/04 11.5 11.5 100 - 50.0 -
- - - - - - 13/3 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) 1020 0600 6/W - Calm 13.4 12.3 93 - 40.0 THUNDER HEARD FROM 0315 TO 0600
- - - - - - 13/3 INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE 1020 0600 - - - - Calm 12.5 12.0 97 1013.00.9 - - - -
24.0 +1.7 11.0 +2.9 - 8/24 7/3 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) 1020 0900 3/- - - Calm 11.1 11.1 100 - 0.5 -
- - - - - - 9/3 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) 1020 1200 3/W - 270/05 16.9 14.6 86 - 30.0 -
057 Northern Tablelands - east
25.0 +1.4 13.0 +0.6 - 20/24 20/24 TABULAM (MUIRNE) 1020 0900 1/SW - - 250/08 12.6 12.6 100 - 0.2 -
058 North Coast
- - 15.9 - - - 15/3 BALLINA AIRPORT AWS 1020 1200 - - - - 050/13 17.2 15.4 89 1012.72.9 - - - HR992
23.0 - - - - 16/6 0.4/3 BALLINA AIRPORT AWS 1020 1500 - - - - 350/15 22.8 13.9 57 1010.22.5 - - - -
- - 15.9 - - - 10/3 BYRON BAY (CAPE BYRON AWS) 1020 1200 - - - - 310/04 16.3 16.3 100 1013.01.7 - - - HR992
27.0 -0.9 15.0 +1.9 - 15/24 15/18 CASINO AIRPORT 1020 0900 6/- - - 270/04 17.1 16.9 99 - 6.0 -
26.0 - 13.0 - - 17/24 14/3 CASINO AIRPORT AWS 1020 0900 - - - - 260/09 16.7 16.6 99 1014.91.6 - - - -
- - - - - - 8/3 EVANS HEAD RAAF BOMBING RANGE 1020 1800 - - - - 360/09 17.4 16.9 97 1011.62.0 - - - -
26.0 - 15.0 - - 15/24 10/3 GRAFTON RESEARCH STN 1020 0900 - - - - 060/04 16.7 14.7 88 1013.60.9 - - - -
24.0 - 13.0 - - 13/24 11/3 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS 1020 0900 - - - - 160/08 16.3 16.2 99 1015.32.1 - - - -
- - 12.6 - - - 9/3 LISMORE AIRPORT AWS 1020 1200 - - - - 360/17 17.2 16.2 94 1012.42.9 - - - -
059 Mid North Coast
- - - - - - 12/3 KEMPSEY AIRPORT AWS 1020 0600 - - - - 040/08 15.3 14.0 92 1010.80.9 - - - -
- - - - - - 11/3 SOUTH WEST ROCKS (SMOKY CAPE LI 1020 0600 6/N - - 050/08 15.2 15.0 99 1011.91.6 30.0 -
060 Manning
- - - - - - 12/3 PORT MACQUARIE AIRPORT AWS 1020 0600 - - - - 010/09 16.4 15.6 95 1011.20.4 - - - HR001
061 Hunter
- - - - - - - MURRURUNDI GAP AWS 1020 0600 - - - - 320/17 11.5 11.2 98 1011.32.3 - - 0.1 -
- - - - - 22/6 22/6 MURRURUNDI POST OFFICE 1020 0300 6/SW - - 230/04 13.0 13.0 100 1009.23.2 10.0 -
23.4 - - - - - 8/3 NORAH HEAD AWS 1020 0000 - - - - 320/13 17.1 15.6 91 1010.41.4 - - - -
28.0 +5.3 11.0 +0.2 10 12/24 12/18 PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD) 1020 0900 6/SW - - 230/18 15.8 10.0 68 - 30.0 -
062 Central Tablelands - north
27.0 +3.8 7.0 -2.2 - 18/24 18/18 GULGONG POST OFFICE 1020 0900 - - - 180/15 14.4 4.2 50 - 50.0 -
20.1 - - - - - 9/3 NULLO MOUNTAIN AWS 1020 0000 - - - - 300/15 9.1 9.0 99 - - - - -
063 Central Tablelands - south
19.0 - 2.0 - - - 16/48 OBERON (JENOLAN CAVES ROAD) 1020 0900 25/SW - - 200/09 6.7 0.6 65 - 50.0 overnight thunderstorm has cleared
- - - - - 13/12 13/12 ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON 1020 0300 -/SW 230/15 4.5 3.4 93 - 30.0 -
064 Central Western Slopes - north
25.4 - - - - - 8/3 COONABARABRAN AIRPORT AWS 1020 0000 - - - - 280/08 12.6 12.2 97 1012.61.5 - - - -
065 Central Western Slopes - south
29.0 +4.2 7.0 -1.6 - 18/24 18/18 WELLINGTON (ZOUCH ST) 1020 0900 - - - 180/11 13.5 6.3 62 - 50.0 Thunderstorm at 1700 hours
28.0 +5.4 7.0 -2.9 1 19/24 19/24 WELLINGTON RESEARCH CENTRE 1020 0900 - - - 200/09 14.0 6.7 61 - 40.0 -
068 Illawarra
- - - - - - 1/9 BOWRAL (PARRY DRIVE) 1020 0600 6/SW - - 230/17 6.2 3.9 85 - 50.0 -
069 South Coast
27.0 +8.1 -1.0 -7.3 - 9/24 9/18 NERRIGA COMPOSITE 1020 0900 2/N - - 360/09 10.5 4.0 64 - 50.0 -
071 Southern Tablelands - Snowy Mtns
3.0 -5.8 - - - - - CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALE 1020 1500 - - - 130/09 2.0 2.0 100 - 0.2 50005
8.0 +1.0 -3.0 -2.4 - 37/24 - THREDBO AWS 1020 0900 - - - - 290/54 0.0 -0.1 99 1011.30.2 - - - T0186
14.0 +1.1 1.0 -0.3 - 38/24 38/24 THREDBO VILLAGE 1020 0900 6/SW - 230/18 6.8 0.3 63 - 45.0 /
Victoria
083 Northeast - Upper
7.0 - -2.0 - - 30/24 - FALLS CREEK 1020 0900 - - - - -/- -0.3 -0.6 98 - - - - -
6.0 - -3.0 - - 30/24 - MT HOTHAM 1020 0900 - - - - 260/35 -1.0 -1.0 100 - - - - -
084 East Gippsland
28.0 +9.6 9.0 -1.9 - 21/24 - POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE) 1020 0900 -/ - 310/09 16.1 5.0 48 - 50.0 -
085 West Gippsland
24.0 +8.3 - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 1020 0000 - - - - 300/18 10.9 6.7 75 1008.70.3 - - - -
Tasmania
091 North Coast
- - - - - - - CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. 1020 1400 - - - - 280/67 12.5 11.5 94 1001.0 - - - -
- - - - - Tr/6 Tr/3 DEVONPORT AIRPORT 1020 2100 1/ - 310/68 12.8 11.1 89 1001.10.9 10.0 -
- - - - - 19/6 14/3 LUNCHEON HILL FORESTRY 1020 2100 - - - - 290/46 10.0 9.9 99 - - - - HR002
16.0 - - - - 0.2/6 0.2/6 POWRANNA (TASMANIA FEEDLOT) 1020 1500 - - - 360/65 13.6 10.6 82 - 25.0 -
093 Midlands
16.0 - - - - Tr/6 Tr/6 ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS) 1020 1500 - - - 340/74 14.5 9.0 70 - 12.0 -
094 Southeast
16.0 +2.8 9.0 +1.6 - 0.6/24 0.2/3 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE 1020 0900 3/- - - 320/78 11.5 7.6 77 990.12.3 8.0 -
- - 8.7 +1.3 - - - MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE 1020 1200 3/ - - 320/91 11.5 8.7 83 988.12.0 5.0 -
12.0 -1.2 - - - 1/6 1/3 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE 1020 1500 3/- - - 310/96 11.2 9.5 89 987.60.5 2.0 -
- - - - - - 4/3 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE 1020 1800 3/- - - 310/85 8.4 6.9 90 990.63.0 2.0 -
- - - - - - 0.4/3 MOUNT WELLINGTON 1020 0600 - - - - 310/65 2.4 2.3 99 - - - - -
- - -1.4 -1.6 - - 0.2/3 MOUNT WELLINGTON 1020 1200 - - - - 310/63 4.0 3.9 99 - - - - -
- - - - - - 0.2/3 MOUNT WELLINGTON 1020 1800 - - - - 290/74 4.6 4.5 99 - - - - -
- - - - - 0.8/6 0.6/3 MOUNT WELLINGTON 1020 2100 - - - - 260/76 3.1 3.0 99 - - - - -
097 West Coast Mountain Region
- - - - - - 0.4/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 0600 - - - - 330/63 11.6 - - 996.11.3 - - - -
- - - - - - 0.4/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 0700 - - - - 330/63 11.9 - - 995.81.3 - - - -
- - - - - - - LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 0800 - - - - 330/65 11.8 - - 995.80.7 - - - -
- - - - - - - LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 0900 - - - - 330/65 12.6 - - 995.60.5 - - - -
- - - - - 0.8/24 - LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1000 - - - - 330/70 12.8 - - 995.20.6 - - - -
- - - - - - - LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1100 - - - - 330/70 12.0 - - 995.10.7 - - - -
- - - - - - - LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1200 - - - - 320/70 12.5 - - 994.41.2 - - - -
- - - - - - 0.2/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1300 - - - - 330/67 12.0 - - 994.11.1 - - - HR992
- - - - - - 0.4/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1400 - - - - 330/67 12.0 - - 993.71.4 - - - HR992
- - - - - - 2/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1500 - - - - 330/67 11.9 - - 993.80.6 - - - HR002
- - - - - 6/6 6/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1600 - - - - 330/68 11.9 - - 993.50.6 - - - HR004
- - - - - - 7/3 LOW ROCKY POINT 1020 1700 - - - - 330/68 12.0 - - 993.10.6 - - - HR001
- - - - - 10/6 8/3 MOUNT READ 1020 0300 - - - - 340/39 3.8 3.5 98 1000.81.7 - - - -
- - - - - - 8/3 MOUNT READ 1020 0600 - - - - 340/46 4.3 4.0 98 999.61.0 - - - -
6.0 - 0.0 - - 40/24 8/3 MOUNT READ 1020 0900 - - - - 320/52 4.4 4.1 98 999.30.3 - - - -
- - 0.4 - - - 9/3 MOUNT READ 1020 1200 - - - - 320/44 4.5 4.3 99 999.00.3 - - - -
5.0 - - - - 24/6 15/3 MOUNT READ 1020 1500 - - - - 330/37 5.4 5.1 98 998.40.5 - - - -
- - - - - - 18/3 MOUNT READ 1020 1800 - - - - 310/63 5.7 5.4 98 997.40.9 - - - -
- - - - - 32/6 14/3 MOUNT READ 1020 2100 - - - - 300/39 2.4 2.3 99 1000.12.4 - - - -
- - 6.0 - - - 1/3 SCOTTS PEAK DAM 1020 1200 - - - - 330/70 9.5 8.8 95 - - - - -
11.0 - - - - 3/6 1/3 SCOTTS PEAK DAM 1020 1500 - - - - 310/76 10.1 8.4 89 - - - - -
Islands
200 Islands
- - - - - - 1/3 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO 1020 1800 3/NW - 030/17 17.0 14.4 85 1012.90.5 10.0 -