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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

40.0 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
39.9 NGUKURR N Rivers NT
39.4 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA
39.0 WYNDHAM N Kimberley WA
39.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
39.0 DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE N Rivers NT
39.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+7.7   32.4 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
+7.1   30.5 REDLANDS HRS Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+6.5   31.2 NAMBOUR DPI Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+6.4   33.4 WALKAMIN DPI N Coast--Barron QLD
+6.1   36.5 CHARTERS TOWERS AIRPORT Central Coast W QLD
+6.1   31.7 MARYBOROUGH Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
26.4 DUM IN MIRRIE AWS N Rivers NT
26.3 POINT FAWCETT Islands ISL
25.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.3 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+7.8   19.8 CLERMONT POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
+7.4   19.6 BIRDSVILLE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
+7.2   20.7 EMERALD AIRPORT Central Highlands QLD
+7.0   20.5 ROCKHAMPTON AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+6.5   18.3 BARALABA POST OFFICE Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

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

-4.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-4.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-8.4   8.0 DARTMOUTH RESERVOIR Lower NE VIC
-8.2   1.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-8.0   -3.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-7.8   -2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.8   7.4 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW

-6.0 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.5 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-4.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-4.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-8.1   5.1 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-6.9   1.6 YARRAS (MOUNT SEAVIEW) MidNorth Coast S NSW
-6.7   -2.0 TENTERFIELD (FEDERATION PARK) N Tablelands W NSW
-6.1   4.9 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
-5.4   6.5 CARNEGIE Interior WA
-5.4   -1.2 BARRABA POST OFFICE NW Slopes N NSW

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.

53.4 NARROMINE (MUMBLE PEG) CW Plains N NSW
47.4 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD) Central Plateau TAS
35.0 ARCHERTON Upper NE VIC
34.4 OVENS RIVER @ HARRIETVILLE Upper NE VIC
34.0 MOUNT BUFFALO CHALET Upper NE VIC

NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains N
53.4 NARROMINE (MUMBLE PEG)

VICTORIA
    Upper NE
35.0 ARCHERTON
34.4 OVENS RIVER @ HARRIETVILLE
34.0 MOUNT BUFFALO CHALET

TASMANIA
    Central Plateau
47.4 BREONA (LOWER HAULAGE ROAD)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.0 -3.8 19.2 +0.8 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.6 -0.7 8.2 +0.2 0.6
PERTH AIRPORT 19.5 -0.6 10.0 +1.1 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 20.2 -2.0 4.1 -3.8 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.8 -0.7 23.9 +0.8 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 29.2 +2.2 9.4 -0.8 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 13.8 -5.0 8.2 -1.4 7.2
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.1 -3.7 4.4 -1.8 18.0
CAIRNS AERO 28.2 +0.3 16.8 -1.8 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 29.0 +1.3 21.0 +3.7 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.7 +3.5 20.5 +7.0 0.4
AMBERLEY AMO 30.5 +5.2 8.3 -1.1 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 29.2 13.0 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 17.8 3.6 0.2
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.9 +5.1 6.4 -4.5 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 22.8 +2.7 12.4 +1.1 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 22.7 +2.8 13.7 +2.7 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 21.6 +0.6 11.6 +2.3 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 20.5 +0.3 16.8 +6.2 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 10.5 -5.5 6.4 +3.3 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.4 -5.0 6.4 +1.2 1.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 14.8 -5.5 7.6 +0.2 2.2
EAST SALE AIRPORT 12.9 -4.0 5.3 -0.3 5.6
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.2 -3.0 7.4 -0.5 3.0
LAVERTON RAAF 13.8 -3.0 5.7 -0.9 3.8
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.8 -4.0 2.7 -2.2 3.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 9.5 -4.6 3.2 -1.0 11.4
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.0 -2.0 6.0 -0.4 1.0

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.
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HOBART AIRPORT
4.8mm in 14 min to 14:44 20.6mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    W Agricultural
NEPTUNE ISLAND : 98(250/ 67 ) at 11:02
    Yorke Peninsula
EDITHBURGH : 91(260/ 54 ) at 13:02
STENHOUSE BAY : 83(230/ 67 ) at 04:01
    Adelaide Plains
ADELAIDE AIRPORT : 85(280/ 70 ) at 02:33
    Mt Lofty Ranges
MOUNT LOFTY : 96(260/ 65 ) at 05:51
MOUNT CRAWFORD (TOWER HILL) : 104(260/ 61 ) at 02:48
    Lower SE
PADTHAWAY SOUTH : 76(260/ 63 ) at 13:00
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Hunter Valley
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS : 96(310/ 80 ) at 14:15
MURRURUNDI GAP AWS : 96(310/ 70 ) at 14:00
    Sydney--east
KURNELL AWS : 80(300/ 65 ) at 13:00
    Illawarra
NOWRA RAN AIR STATION AWS : 85(300/ 63 ) at 15:58
BELLAMBI AWS : 91(290/ 72 ) at 23:56
MOSS VALE AWS : 91(270/ 52 ) at 16:13
ALBION PARK (WOLLONGONG AIRPORT) : 95(280/ 43 ) at 19:24
    South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 89(260/ 70 ) at 15:28
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 85(320/ 65 ) at 00:00
    SW Slopes S
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS : 91(280/ 63 ) at 00:46
VICTORIA
    Mallee N
WALPEUP RESEARCH : 82(260/ 65 ) at 13:58
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 102(290/ 45 ) at 09:13
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 78(261/ 65 ) at 16:40
    W Central
LAVERTON RAAF : 82(260/ 65 ) at 16:09
AVALON AIRPORT : 87(250/ 63 ) at 15:45
    W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 78(290/ 63 ) at 13:00
CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE : 80(260/ 65 ) at 13:57
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 106(270/ 82 ) at 14:13