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Wednesday 10 May 2000

No reports of significant weather

Today's highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am

30.0 Topaz Malanda Qld
28.0 Point Perpendicular LH Jervis Bay NSW
26.6 Innisfail Qld
24.8 Armadale WA

Today's highest & lowest temps

Other extremes

Kalamunda WA: 24mm in 6h to 3pm
Port Macquarie AP NSW: 19mm in 2h to 8pm
Point Perpendicular LH Jervis Bay NSW: 28mm in 9h to 6am

Flood peaks:
Connors at Pink Lagoon Qld: 10.6m at 3pm with moderate flooding
Paroo at Caiwarro Qld: 3.90m overnight with major flooding
Bulloo at Quilpie Qld: 4.50m at 6am with moderate flooding

Records set this day


Maximum Minimum
35.0 Bradshaw NT 26.9 Troughton Is WA
6.1 Mt Wellington Tas -8.0 Charlotte Pass NSW

Greatest variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
29.0 Eucla AP WA
25.0 Kalumburu WA
18.2 Alstonville Res Stn NSW
20.5 Murwillumbah NSW
-7.0 Perisher Valley NSW

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