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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

32.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
32.0 WEIPA AERO N Peninsula QLD
31.7 KALUMBURU N Kimberley WA
31.5 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
31.4 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT

+4.5   27.8 CARNARVON AIRPORT W Gascoyne WA
+4.3   21.1 SCONE SCS Hunter Valley NSW
+3.8   26.5 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
+3.8   21.2 BARADINE FORESTRY NW Plains E NSW
+3.5   29.4 NYANG STATION W Gascoyne WA

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.5 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.0 POINT FAWCETT Islands ISL
24.6 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+7.1   22.2 KALUMBURU MISSION N Kimberley WA
+6.6   18.9 WOLLOGORANG N Rivers NT
+5.2   24.0 ALYANGULA POLICE N Rivers NT
+5.1   20.8 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
+4.9   23.5 MANINGRIDA N Rivers NT

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

-3.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
-0.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
0.0 CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS SW Slopes S NSW
0.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-4.9   -3.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.8   24.9 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
-4.4   -0.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.3   22.6 BRUNETTE DOWNS N Plateau NT
-4.3   6.0 ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON C Tablelands S NSW

-7.9 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-7.7 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.4 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.7 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
-4.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-8.3   -0.5 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-6.5   -0.1 NORTHAM Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.4   -1.0 JARRAHWOOD Lower West WA
-6.4   -0.4 CORRIGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.4   1.6 BRIAN PASTURES Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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.

38.6 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH) Islands ISL
35.0 LE ROY (TAYLORS RD QUARRY) W Gippsland VIC
34.8 TRARALGON CREEK (BALOOK) W Gippsland VIC
31.8 WONTHAGGI E Central VIC
29.0 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT S Peninsula QLD

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 29.4 +0.2 15.7 +0.4 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.9 +0.1 6.1 -2.9 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 17.0 +0.4 8.7 +0.5 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 15.7 -1.8 1.7 -4.4 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.1 +0.5 22.9 +2.9 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 16.2 -3.6 0.3 -4.8 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.9 -1.1 8.6 +0.4 4.8
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 13.4 -0.4 6.3 +0.6 5.4
CAIRNS AERO 26.7 +0.8 20.6 +2.9 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.3 +2.8 15.0 +0.5 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 24.2 +0.8 8.4 -2.4 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 20.2 -1.3 1.7 -5.3 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 18.7 7.0 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 11.3 -1.5 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 16.6 -2.7 4.6 -4.5 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 18.0 +0.6 9.0 -0.6 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.0 +1.1 9.3 +0.1 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 17.2 -0.1 4.3 -3.1 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.9 -0.7 8.4 -1.1 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 10.9 -1.3 2.6 +1.7 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 11.0 -2.7 5.4 +1.7 0.8
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.6 +0.7 4.4 -0.8 0.2
EAST SALE AIRPORT 14.9 +0.7 6.7 +2.5 1.4
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 16.1 +2.1 7.7 +0.9 0.2
LAVERTON RAAF 16.0 +1.9 6.0 +0.2 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.4 +0.7 5.6 +1.6 1.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 13.1 +1.7 1.1 -1.7 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 14.4 +2.5 3.9 -1.3 2.6

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.
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    Arnhem
GOVE AIRPORT
17.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 5.7mm/h
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE)
10.6mm in 1 hr to 07:30 10.6mm/h

VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 80(270/ 65 ) at 04:00
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 80(266/ 65 ) at 16:40
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM B.A.P.S. : 78(250/ 65 ) at 21:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 117(300/ 96 ) at 02:48
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 106(240/ 85 ) at 06:30
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 96(260/ 50 ) at 03:32
ISLANDS
    Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO : 85(240/ 63 ) at 04:05