Tuesday 17 JUN 2003

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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 (previous record and years of computerised record shown in brackets):
Highest daily maximum temperature for June:
Tasmania:
091219 SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD) 18.1 (17.1, 27)
092019 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) 15.0 (14.4, 13)

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

33.1 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT
33.0 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
32.8 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
32.5 OENPELLI N Rivers NT

+6.3   9.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
+6.0   28.5 KALBARRI Central West WA
+6.0   15.0 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS
+5.7   16.9 BUSHY PARK (BUSHY PARK ESTATES) Derwent Valley TAS
+5.6   9.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

26.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.7 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.2 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
24.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT

+8.2   20.8 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
+7.9   10.9 GEEVESTON (CEMETERY ROAD) Southeast TAS
+7.3   19.6 WOLLOGORANG N Rivers NT
+6.6   9.1 MAYDENA POST OFFICE Derwent Valley TAS
+6.4   10.6 EAST SALE AIRPORT W Gippsland VIC

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

6.4 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
6.6 LOOKOUT HILL Western Plains VIC
6.8 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
7.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-7.0   17.6 WINTON POST OFFICE Northwest QLD
-6.9   16.9 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
-6.6   16.3 BARCALDINE POST OFFICE Central West QLD
-6.1   15.4 TAMBO POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
-5.8   17.1 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD

-9.1 GLEN INNES AIRPORT AWS N Tablelands W NSW
-6.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.3 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-5.2 INVERELL (RAGLAN ST) N Tablelands W NSW
-5.0 STANTHORPE (GRANITE BELT HRS) Darling Downs E QLD
-5.0 GLEN INNES AG RESEARCH STN N Tablelands W NSW

-8.6   -0.6 BRIAN PASTURES Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-8.5   -0.7 GYMPIE Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
-8.5   -6.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-8.0   -5.0 STANTHORPE (GRANITE BELT HRS) Darling Downs E QLD
-7.9   -0.9 AMBERLEY AMO 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.

80.2 KOOMBOOLOOMBA DAM N Coast--Barron QLD
68.6 FALLS CREEK (ROCKY VALLEY) Upper NE VIC
37.0 KILLARNEY N Rivers NT
33.0 STRATHGORDON (GORDON POWER STATION) W Coast TAS
22.0 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION W Coast TAS

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
37.0 KILLARNEY

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
80.2 KOOMBOOLOOMBA DAM

VICTORIA
    Upper NE
68.6 FALLS CREEK (ROCKY VALLEY)

TASMANIA
    W Coast
33.0 STRATHGORDON (GORDON POWER STATION)
22.0 LAKE MARGARET POWER STATION

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 31.0 +1.8 17.6 +2.3 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 21.6 +2.8 8.9 -0.1 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 18.7 +2.1 5.1 -3.1 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 17.1 -0.4 3.1 -3.0 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.1 +1.5 21.1 +1.1 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 18.9 -0.9 0.5 -4.6 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 14.3 -1.7 6.7 -1.5 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.1 +0.3 6.4 +0.7 0.4
CAIRNS AERO 26.9 +1.0 19.9 +2.2 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.3 +1.8 12.6 -1.9 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 21.6 -1.8 8.3 -2.5 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 20.1 -1.4 -0.9 -7.9 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 20.3 4.4 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 14.4 -2.9 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.8 -0.5 3.5 -5.6 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 19.0 +1.6 9.0 -0.6 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 17.4 +0.5 9.1 -0.1 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 19.2 +1.9 4.7 -2.7 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 19.6 +2.0 12.5 +3.0 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 14.9 +2.7 -1.2 -2.1 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 14.5 +0.8 7.5 +3.8 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 14.1 -1.8 5.5 +0.3 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 15.5 +1.3 10.6 +6.4 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.8 +0.8 11.3 +4.5 0.8
LAVERTON RAAF 15.0 +0.9 8.0 +2.2 0.2
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.3 -0.4 6.9 +2.9 1.4
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 16.4 +5.0 2.2 -0.6 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 15.3 +3.4 8.6 +3.4 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.
None reported

VICTORIA
    Upper NE
MT HOTHAM : 87(180/ 69 ) at 04:24
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 80(260/ 65 ) at 09:00
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 80(251/ 63 ) at 00:10
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 87(320/ 69 ) at 23:14
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 98(220/ 78 ) at 02:01
HARTZ MOUNTAIN(KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 85(240/ 67 ) at 02:08