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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

34.5 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
34.3 KIDMAN SPRINGS N Rivers NT
34.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
34.0 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA
34.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
34.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
34.0 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT

+11.2   33.3 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+10.7   30.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
+9.0   33.3 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
+8.9   30.5 BIRDSVILLE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
+8.9   32.2 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

26.7 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.9 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.7 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.1 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
23.0 HOLMES REEF Islands ISL

+13.0   18.0 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+11.5   17.3 YULARA AERO N Plateau NT
+10.2   16.0 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+9.9   16.3 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+8.8   15.3 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA

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

0.9 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
1.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
1.8 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
2.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
2.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW

-3.7   15.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA
-3.5   15.2 MOORA Central West WA
-3.4   14.3 CUNDERDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-3.3   15.5 JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
-3.1   20.5 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
-3.1   14.7 BEVERLEY Cent Wheatbelt WA

-6.9 MOSS VALE AWS Illawarra NSW
-1.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-0.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
0.0 BOMBALA (THERRY STREET) Goulburn/Monaro NSW
0.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC

-8.9   6.8 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
-7.2   8.6 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
-6.3   7.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
-6.2   13.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
-6.0   15.3 GOVE AIRPORT N Rivers NT

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.

54.0 ADELAIDE (CLAPHAM) Adelaide/Lofty SA
48.0 REDPA (GREENES ROAD) N Coast TAS
47.0 NORFOLK ISLAND (BALL BAY) Islands ISL
41.0 CLARE CARAVAN PARK Lower North SA
40.4 SEVENHILL COLLEGE Lower North SA

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    Lower North
41.0 CLARE CARAVAN PARK
40.4 SEVENHILL COLLEGE
    Adelaide/Lofty
54.0 ADELAIDE (CLAPHAM)

TASMANIA
    N Coast
48.0 REDPA (GREENES ROAD)

ISLANDS
    Islands
47.0 NORFOLK ISLAND (BALL BAY)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 27.1 -2.1 15.4 +0.1 0.4
PERTH AIRPORT 16.4 -2.4 11.5 +2.5 14.6
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.7 +0.1 8.9 +0.7 2.2
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 17.4 -0.1 8.0 +1.9 2.8
DARWIN AIRPORT 29.3 -1.3 14.4 -5.6 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 30.5 +10.7 12.2 +7.1 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.4 -0.6 11.1 +2.9 6.4
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.6 +0.8 6.8 +1.1 0.6
CAIRNS AERO 25.6 -0.3 14.8 -2.9 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.8 +1.3 11.4 -3.1 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.1 +3.7 10.1 -0.7 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 26.1 +4.6 8.6 +1.6 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 22.3 10.5 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 14.6 7.8 2.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.5 +3.2 9.9 +0.8 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 22.0 +4.6 14.0 +4.4 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 21.1 +4.2 13.2 +4.0 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 19.6 +2.3 12.7 +5.3 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 19.6 +2.0 11.4 +1.9 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.5 +1.3 8.8 +7.9 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 13.0 -0.7 10.4 +6.7 11.4
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.2 +0.3 7.2 +2.0 4.2
EAST SALE AIRPORT 16.1 +1.9 2.8 -1.4 6.4
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 17.2 +3.2 11.0 +4.2 4.0
LAVERTON RAAF 17.0 +2.9 9.0 +3.2 1.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.2 +0.5 4.5 +0.5 1.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 10.6 -0.8 5.6 +2.8 7.2
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.4 +1.5 6.3 +1.1 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.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    Kangaroo Is
KINGSCOTE AERO
12.2mm in 1 hr to 07:30 12.2mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 08:00 10.6mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 6.7mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Far Northwest
WILCANNIA AERODROME AWS
10.4mm in 52 min to 19:52 12.0mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr 8 min to 21:00 10.1mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.3mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    Mt Lofty Ranges
MOUNT LOFTY : 82(300/ 63 ) at 23:30