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Monday, 11 NOV 2002

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Notes on significant weather not yet written
Significant rainfall, strong winds, strong wind gusts and abnormally high and low temperatures for this day are given below. Descriptions of significant weather events are added here when time permits and reliable information is available. This is sometimes well after the event!

National weather extremes for today
Data provided by the Bureau of Meteorology
Last updated at 14:29 UTC on 12/11/02

Quality control note: Data is complete, and has been visually checked by AWN for gross errors. Less obvious errors may remain. See Explanation of Extremes Pages for more information
Records set this day (none known)

Todays highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am. It includes the top 5 totals received, and/or all reported falls of 50mm or more.

12.0 MANNA VALE Cent Wheatbelt WA
11.2 KURRAJONG HEIGHTS (BELLS LINE OF ROAD) C Tablelands S NSW
10.0 WATTAMOLLA (GRIFFITHS) Illawarra NSW
9.0 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
9.0 BLACKHEATH (WOMBAT STREET) C Tablelands S NSW

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Cent Wheatbelt
12.0 MANNA VALE

NEW SOUTH WALES
    C Tablelands S
11.2 KURRAJONG HEIGHTS (BELLS LINE OF ROAD)
9.0 MOUNT BOYCE AWS
9.0 BLACKHEATH (WOMBAT STREET)
    Illawarra
10.0 WATTAMOLLA (GRIFFITHS)

High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less.

None reported

Todays highest & lowest temperatures

Maximum Minimum
42.5 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
42.4 PARDOO STATION E Pilbara WA
42.4 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
42.3 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
42.2 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
29.5 BIRDSVILLE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
29.5 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
29.2 WYNDHAM POST OFFICE N Kimberley WA
29.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands
11.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
12.0 MOUNT BOYCE AWS C Tablelands S NSW
12.3 CRADLE MOUNTAIN AIRSTRIP Central Plateau TAS
13.0 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
13.2 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD) C Tablelands S NSW
-5.3 LIAWENEE AWS Central Plateau TAS
-2.0 TUNNACK FIRE STATION Southeast TAS
-2.0 MELTON MOWBRAY(NORTH STOCKMAN) Southeast TAS
-2.0 TARRALEAH CHALET Derwent Valley TAS

Todays greatest temperature variations from normal

Maximum Minimum
+16.5   41.1 PRICE Yorke Peninsula SA
+16.4   42.2 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
+16.4   42.0 NULLARBOR ROADHOUSE W Agricultural SA
+16.0   39.2 ELLISTON W Agricultural SA
+15.4   41.4 WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA
+15.4   40.1 PARAFIELD AIRPORT Adelaide Plains SA
+13.6   26.2 BALGAIR Eucla WA
+9.8   28.0 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+9.8   29.5 BIRDSVILLE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
+9.7   24.2 TEXAS POST OFFICE Darling Downs E QLD
+9.5   27.0 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+9.5   28.4 THARGOMINDAH POST OFFICE Far SW QLD
-6.8   13.2 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD) C Tablelands S NSW
-5.5   24.3 CASINO AIRPORT North Coast NSW
-5.5   18.3 PEATS RIDGE (WARATAH ROAD) Hunter Valley NSW
-4.8   21.2 LOSTOCK DAM SITE Hunter Valley NSW
-4.7   22.4 CESSNOCK (NULKABA) Hunter Valley NSW
-4.7   21.0 CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS Illawarra NSW
-8.4   1.0 LATROBE VALLEY AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC
-7.8   -0.2 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
-7.7   2.4 FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT Flinders Is/Bass St TAS
-6.9   0.1 GROVE RESEARCH STATION Southeast TAS

Highest wind gusts above 89km/h or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.

WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA : 93 (260/ 32 ) at 13:15
THEVENARD WIND W Agricultural SA : 96 (250/ 61 ) at 19:29

Other extremes

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