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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

33.0 KURI BAY N Kimberley WA
33.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
32.7 OENPELLI N Rivers NT
32.4 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
32.1 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA

+5.5   25.6 DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+4.2   27.6 ROCKHAMPTON AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+4.0   29.5 TOWNSVILLE AERO N Coast--Herbert QLD
+4.0   27.7 MORANBAH WATER TREATMENT PLANT Central Coast W QLD
+4.0   27.1 CLERMONT POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

27.6 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
27.1 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.8 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.4 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+6.3   18.9 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
+6.0   20.2 BURKETOWN POST OFFICE Gulf Country QLD
+5.7   18.0 WOLLOGORANG N Rivers NT
+5.4   20.9 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA
+5.4   6.5 TIDBINBILLA NATURE RESERVE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

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

-4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-2.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-1.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

-5.9   -4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.4   6.1 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
-5.2   -2.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4   -0.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.3   13.7 ESPERANCE Lower West WA
-4.3   6.8 TARALGA POST OFFICE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-49.9 CAPE JAFFA (CURLEY HILLS) Lower SE SA
-5.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-4.6 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-8.8   -1.0 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-8.1   1.6 PEARCE RAAF Lower West WA
-7.8   1.2 PERTH AIRPORT Lower West WA
-7.7   4.7 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
-7.6   -1.2 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt 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.

48.0 WEEAPROINAH W Coast VIC
43.4 TARWIN LOWER (RIVERSIDE) W Gippsland VIC
41.2 MOUNT BUFFALO CHALET Upper NE VIC
41.0 CRADLE MOUNTAIN VISITORS CENTRE Central Plateau TAS
38.0 TANYBRYN W Coast VIC

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 30.1 +0.9 15.9 +0.6 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.2 -0.6 1.2 -7.8 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.4 -1.2 9.4 +1.2 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 16.9 -0.6 1.6 -4.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.6 +1.0 21.6 +1.6 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 17.8 -2.0 -0.8 -5.9 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.2 -0.8 9.9 +1.7 8.8
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.5 -1.3 6.4 +0.7 12.2
CAIRNS AERO 26.2 +0.3 19.9 +2.2 1.4
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.5 +4.0 16.8 +2.3 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.6 +4.2 11.5 +0.7 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 24.1 +2.6 6.5 -0.5 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 23.2 10.4 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 10.3 1.9 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 20.5 +1.2 11.2 +2.1 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 19.0 +1.6 11.0 +1.4 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.3 +1.4 9.7 +0.5 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 17.6 +0.3 6.6 -0.8 0.2
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 15.7 -1.9 4.9 -4.6 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 9.9 -2.3 5.7 +4.8 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.0 -1.7 6.0 +2.3 0.8
MILDURA AIRPORT 15.2 -0.7 6.5 +1.3 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 14.9 +0.7 6.8 +2.6 3.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 12.8 -1.2 8.8 +2.0 2.4
LAVERTON RAAF 13.0 -1.1 7.0 +1.2 1.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.4 -1.3 3.9 -0.1 7.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 9.9 -1.5 1.9 -0.9 14.4
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 11.5 -0.4 3.6 -1.6 3.0

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
    S Peninsula
LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
11.6mm in 1 hr to 13:00 11.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.3mm/h
VICTORIA
    E Central
WONTHAGGI
15.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.0mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
10.2mm in 1 hr to 01:00 10.2mm/h
12.8mm in 30 min to 01:30 25.6mm/h
21.8mm in 1 hr to 01:30 21.8mm/h
17.2mm in 1 hr to 02:00 17.2mm/h
28.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 9.3mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 70(240/ 67 ) at 01:30
NEW SOUTH WALES
    C Tablelands S
MOUNT BOYCE AWS : 85(260/ 67 ) at 09:40
    South Coast
GREEN CAPE AWS : 69(230/ 63 ) at 17:04
    Goulburn/Monaro
BOMBALA AWS : 82(250/ 63 ) at 17:14
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
MT HOTHAM AIRPORT : 119(300/ 24 ) at 00:30
    W Gippsland
EAST SALE AIRPORT : 85(280/ 63 ) at 15:06
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 143(250/ 69 ) at 14:15
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 102(245/ 67 ) at 16:00
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. : 104(260/ 82 ) at 02:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 124(310/108 ) at 01:11
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 106(260/ 74 ) at 02:00
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 91(270/ 43 ) at 23:40
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 91(250/ 65 ) at 13:18