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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

Records set this day: (none known)

Quality control note: Data is final. It includes late-received rainfall data and has been subject to BoM quality control checks.
Data is as received at 13:38EST, 03/03/2004.

Weather observations for today
Noteworthy  Weather         Capital  Cities         Regional  Cities       Alpine  Stations
Bureau of Meteorology Rainfall Bulletins and Weather Notes

Hottest
Highest maximum temperature>Greatest variation above normal maximum Highest minimum temperatureGreatest variation above normal minimum

36.9 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
36.7 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
36.3 MULLEWA Central West WA
36.1 NORMANTON AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
36.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
36.0 BURKETOWN AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD

+7.9   36.3 MULLEWA Central West WA
+6.9   25.7 CAPE NORTHUMBERLAND Lower SE SA
+6.1   28.4 PRICE Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA
+6.0   24.3 PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT) W Coast VIC
+6.0   22.3 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS

29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
28.0 CADJEBUT W Kimberley WA
27.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
26.3 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
26.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
26.0 VARANUS ISLAND Islands ISL

+8.2   14.9 WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
+7.3   12.7 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
+7.3   16.5 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
+6.6   18.0 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+6.5   16.2 TOCUMWAL AIRPORT Riverina E NSW

Coldest
Lowest maximum temperatureGreatest variation below normal maximum Lowest minimum temperatureGreatest variation below normal minimum

7.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
7.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
8.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
9.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
10.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-7.0   18.1 BARRABA POST OFFICE NW Slopes N NSW
-6.7   20.6 MUNGINDI POST OFFICE NW Plains W NSW
-6.5   19.9 GUNNEDAH POOL NW Slopes S NSW
-6.4   19.8 WONGAN HILLS Central West WA
-6.4   21.0 GOONDIWINDI AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
-6.4   20.3 COONAMBLE COMPARISON CW Plains N NSW

-2.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
1.0 OUSE FIRE STATION Derwent Valley TAS
1.4 COLLIE EAST Lower West WA
1.5 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA

-10.0   3.0 JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
-8.0   4.0 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.6   3.4 NARROGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.5   4.4 PINGELLY Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.4   4.4 KARNET Lower West WA

Wettest Major City Extremes
Todays highest rainfall totals for the 24 hours to 9am. It includes the top 5 totals nationally followed by all reported falls of 50mm or more.

149.6 COMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
131.4 LADY ELLIOT ISLAND Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
93.6 BELLI PARK Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
86.2 EUMUNDI - CRESCENT RD Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
84.5 COOROY COMPOSITE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

QUEENSLAND
    Wide Bay/Burnett
131.4 LADY ELLIOT ISLAND
75.8 GIN GIN POST OFFICE
71.0 GIN GIN STATION
65.0 MOOLBOOLAMAN
62.8 WALLAVILLE- MILL STREET
57.0 CHILDERS SOUTH
51.0 WALLA TM
    Brisbane/SE Coast
149.6 COMO
93.6 BELLI PARK
86.2 EUMUNDI - CRESCENT RD
84.5 COOROY COMPOSITE
84.0 LAKE COOROIBAH(PINES AV)
77.0 TUAN CREEK FOREST STN
74.0 BEENHAM VALLEY RD
66.0 GOOMBOORIAN WEBSTER RD
64.6 COORAN
59.2 KIAMBA
58.0 TEWANTIN RSL PARK
52.8 TRAVESTON
52.4 IMBIL POST OFFICE
52.0 COWAL
51.2 POMONA POST OFFICE
50.0 GYMPIE
50.0 TEDDINGTON WEIR HW TM
    Warrego
66.4 KAHMOO

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Upper Darling
62.0 COOLABAH (TARA)
59.6 FORDS BRIDGE (GUMBALIE)
59.0 GOODOOGA (WILLAWILLINGBAH)
54.0 LOUTH (BLOXHAM STREET)
53.0 BREWARRINA (YAPPALEE)
50.2 BREWARRINA HOSPITAL
    North Coast
56.8 MACLEAN (SOUTH ARM)
    Illawarra
51.0 CALLALA TREATMENT PLANT

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 34.0 -0.3 18.1 -4.4 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.0 -3.9 7.0 -4.7 1.4
PERTH AIRPORT 21.4 -4.1 5.8 -7.2 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 20.1 -5.0 11.3 -1.3 1.8
DARWIN AIRPORT 34.0 +1.3 21.8 -2.2 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 29.6 +1.6 9.8 -2.7 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 27.0 +4.6 13.9 +1.7 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 25.1 +5.7 9.1 +0.5 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 29.9 +0.7 19.8 -1.8 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.6 0.0 19.1 -1.4 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.8 +1.1 20.1 +2.3 0.2
BRISBANE AERO 24.0 19.1 5.6
AMBERLEY AMO 22.6 -4.5 17.2 +3.1 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 18.1 10.2 0.2
COFFS HARBOUR MO 23.2 -0.8 16.6 +1.4 7.8
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 21.0 -1.8 18.0 +2.7 10.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 21.4 -0.9 15.7 +1.1 4.4
PROSPECT DAM 20.3 -3.2 15.7 +2.6 2.6
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 20.3 -2.2 16.2 +1.9 17.2
CANBERRA AIRPORT 18.3 -1.5 11.3 +4.7 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 22.3 0.0 16.5 +7.3 0.2
MILDURA AIRPORT 24.9 +1.5 10.7 +0.6 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 16.9 -3.3 7.5 -1.1 0.2
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 16.4 -3.8 13.3 +2.6 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 18.0 -2.1 10.0 +0.2 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 17.0 -0.5 7.0 -0.4 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 18.8 +1.5 8.3 +1.7 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 19.7 +2.4 7.4 -1.5 0.0

Downpours Gales & Gusts
High rainfall for periods of 6 hours or less. Highest wind gusts above 89km/h (storm force) or mean wind above 62km/h (gale force). Wind direction and mean windspeed shown in brackets.
QUEENSLAND
    Wide Bay/Burnett
HERON ISLAND RES STN
15.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.0mm/h
    Brisbane/SE Coast
NAMBOUR DPI
10.8mm in 1 hr to 06:00 10.8mm/h
TOOLARA (KELLY)
10.2mm in 1 hr to 22:00 10.2mm/h
COOLANGATTA AIRPORT
5.2mm in 12 min to 12:42 26.0mm/h
29.0mm in 1 hr to 13:30 29.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 14:00 10.0mm/h
33.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 11.0mm/h
GOLD COAST SEAWAY
10.4mm in 1 hr to 20:30 10.4mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 21:00 15.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
LOGAN CITY WATER TREATMENT
36.0mm in 6 hr to 15:00 6.0mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Southwest Plains
IVANHOE AERODROME AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.0mm/h
    Sydney--east
SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO
10.4mm in 30 min to 15:30 20.8mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 15:30 11.8mm/h
6.8mm in 16 min to 15:46 25.5mm/h
18.2mm in 1 hr to 16:00 18.2mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.7mm/h
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL)
11.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 11.0mm/h
13.4mm in 1 hr to 15:30 13.4mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 19:30 10.2mm/h
BANKSTOWN AIRPORT AWS
15.2mm in 30 min to 18:00 30.4mm/h
22.2mm in 1 hr to 18:00 22.2mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.3mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 18:30 15.8mm/h
CANTERBURY RACECOURSE AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
17.2mm in 30 min to 19:30 34.4mm/h
19.0mm in 1 hr to 19:30 19.0mm/h
21.2mm in 1 hr to 20:00 21.2mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 9.0mm/h
HOMEBUSH (OLYMPIC STADIUM) AWS
15.2mm in 30 min to 17:00 30.4mm/h
15.2mm in 1 hr to 17:00 15.2mm/h
26.6mm in 30 min to 17:30 53.2mm/h
41.8mm in 1 hr to 17:30 41.8mm/h
13.2mm in 30 min to 18:00 26.4mm/h
39.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 39.8mm/h
56.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 18.7mm/h
16.2mm in 30 min to 18:30 32.4mm/h
29.4mm in 1 hr to 18:30 29.4mm/h
12.0mm in 30 min to 19:00 24.0mm/h
28.2mm in 1 hr to 19:00 28.2mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 19:30 19.8mm/h
15.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 15.0mm/h
43.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 14.3mm/h
99.0mm in 6 hr to 21:00 16.5mm/h
    Sydney--west
BADGERYS CREEK AIRPORT AWS
18.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 6.0mm/h
12.0mm in 1 hr to 12:30 12.0mm/h
HOLSWORTHY CONTROL RANGE
15.0mm in 1 hr to 18:30 15.0mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.7mm/h
HORSLEY PARK EQUESTRIAN CENTRE AWS
22.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.3mm/h
    Illawarra
NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS
15.6mm in 1 hr to 20:30 15.6mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 21:00 12.4mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.7mm/h
CAMDEN AIRPORT AWS
16.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.3mm/h
18.0mm in 1 hr to 13:00 18.0mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.7mm/h
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT)
23.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.7mm/h
    South Coast
BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS
10.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.0mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.0mm/h
15.6mm in 1 hr to 23:00 15.6mm/h

None reported