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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

36.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
36.0 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
36.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
35.8 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT
35.7 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
35.7 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT
35.7 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT

+5.7   31.2 MARREE NE Pastoral SA
+5.5   31.9 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+5.4   32.1 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+5.4   31.4 THARGOMINDAH POST OFFICE Far SW QLD
+5.3   32.8 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA

25.2 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
25.1 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
25.1 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.0 PIRLANGIMPI N Rivers NT
24.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT

+7.2   22.3 CAMOOWEAL TOWNSHIP Northwest QLD
+4.2   14.3 SYDNEY AIRPORT AMO Sydney--east NSW
+4.1   15.1 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+3.6   12.8 RIVERVIEW OBSERVATORY Sydney--east NSW
+3.1   16.4 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD

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

0.6 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
0.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
2.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
3.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC

-8.4   14.6 MORAWA Central West WA
-7.1   14.1 DALWALLINU COMPARISON Central West WA
-7.0   15.0 CARNAMAH Central West WA
-6.0   19.9 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
-5.9   14.7 WONGAN HILLS Central West WA

-8.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-8.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-8.3   4.8 YUENDUMU N Plateau NT
-8.1   14.9 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
-7.7   -3.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.9   12.4 WARMUN E Kimberley WA
-6.8   -1.0 BENALLA (SHADFORTH STREET) Lower NE VIC

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.

39.5 MOUNT COTTON WEST Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
22.0 BUSSELTON AERO Lower West WA
19.4 LUKENDA Goldfields WA
18.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
17.0 URBENVILLE POST OFFICE N Tablelands E NSW

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 27.0 -4.8 13.5 -4.9 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 17.0 -3.1 8.0 -0.9 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 20.2 +2.9 8.0 0.0 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 24.1 +1.9 10.6 +2.7 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.4 -0.1 22.0 -1.1 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 31.4 +4.4 6.0 -4.2 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 18.7 -0.1 10.2 +0.6 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 15.3 -0.5 2.1 -4.1 0.2
CAIRNS AERO 26.7 -1.2 17.8 -0.8 0.2
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.9 -0.8 17.2 -0.1 0.4
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.8 +1.6 10.0 -3.5 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 30.5 +5.2 3.3 -6.1 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 25.2 8.6 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 18.5 6.2 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.7 +0.9 10.8 -0.1 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 17.2 -2.9 14.2 +2.9 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.9 -1.0 13.7 +2.7 0.2
PROSPECT DAM 19.6 -1.4 11.5 +2.2 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.6 -3.6 12.7 +2.1 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 16.6 +0.6 2.4 -0.7 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 16.1 -1.3 2.4 -2.8 2.2
MILDURA AIRPORT 19.0 -1.3 3.0 -4.4 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 15.4 -1.5 3.4 -2.2 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 15.2 -2.0 5.7 -2.2 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 13.5 -3.3 2.4 -4.2 0.4
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.6 -2.2 0.8 -4.1 0.4
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 12.5 -1.6 2.0 -2.2 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 11.9 -3.1 6.5 +0.1 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.
WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    SW & S Coast
CAPE NATURALISTE
5.6mm in 31 min to 10:31 10.8mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 11:00 10.0mm/h
ESPERANCE AERO
9.2mm in 9 min to 17:01 61.3mm/h
8.2mm in 4 min to 17:05 123.0mm/h
5.6mm in 4 min to 17:09 84.0mm/h
27.2mm in 1 hr to 17:30 27.2mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 10.3mm/h
BUSSELTON
10.8mm in 1 hr to 12:00 10.8mm/h
BUSSELTON AERO
11.4mm in 1 hr to 06:00 11.4mm/h
    Goldfields
CHEADANUP
6.8mm in 17 min to 15:00 24.0mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    Central West
NORTH ISLAND : 85(250/ 67 ) at 07:39
    Eucla
FORREST : 100(340/ 35 ) at 22:28
    Goldfields
LAVERTON AERO : 76(250/ 63 ) at 17:27
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 93(240/ 82 ) at 08:39
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 93(240/ 74 ) at 01:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 113(210/ 78 ) at 04:36
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 100(250/ 74 ) at 02:09
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 72(240/ 63 ) at 06:00