Wednesday 21 JAN 2004

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Storms cause damage in NSW
Strong winds from storms in VIC

Storms cause damage in NSW

Late afternoon storms damaged roofs and brought down trees at Wanaaring in NW NSW while storms during the night caused similar damage around Batemans Bay on the South Coast. Montague Island reported a wind gust of 115km/h.

Strong winds from storms in VIC

Severe thunderstorms in the eastern half of VIC brought widespread strong to storm force wind gusts including 95km/h at Albury, 100 at Mt Hotham summit, 93 at Falls Creek and 91 at Mt Buller.

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 22:17EST, 27/10/2004.

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

46.9 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
46.8 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
46.0 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
45.8 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
45.6 MARBLE BAR E Pilbara WA

+13.6   37.5 MORUYA HEADS PILOT STATION South Coast NSW
+13.4   38.8 BATEMANS BAY (CATALINA COUNTRY CLUB) South Coast NSW
+10.4   36.8 RIVERVIEW OBSERVATORY Sydney--east NSW
+10.3   38.5 PARRAMATTA NORTH (MASONS DRIVE) Sydney--east NSW
+10.0   38.0 PROSPECT DAM Sydney--west NSW

32.6 WITTENOOM W Pilbara WA
30.5 PANNAWONICA W Pilbara WA
30.3 BIRDSVILLE AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
30.2 BIRDSVILLE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
30.0 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
30.0 TELFER AERO Interior WA

+10.5   28.4 IVANHOE POST OFFICE Southwest Plains NSW
+10.5   27.0 GRIFFITH AIRPORT AWS Riverina W NSW
+9.8   26.3 HAY (MILLER STREET) Riverina W NSW
+9.0   22.7 RUTHERGLEN RESEARCH Lower NE VIC
+8.6   20.6 TUMBARUMBA POST OFFICE SW Slopes S NSW
+8.6   25.6 NARRANDERA GOLF CLUB Riverina E NSW

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

11.1 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
14.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
15.2 MOUNT LOFTY Adelaide/Lofty SA
15.6 STRATHGORDON VILLAGE W Coast TAS
16.3 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS

-6.7   23.0 EDINBURGH RAAF Adelaide/Lofty SA
-6.3   19.8 PEMBERTON Lower West WA
-6.3   19.9 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
-6.1   22.4 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA
-6.0   23.9 WHYALLA AERO W Agricultural SA

-1.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
2.9 TARRALEAH VILLAGE Derwent Valley TAS
3.3 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
3.4 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
4.1 SMITHTON AERODROME N Coast TAS

-9.5   5.8 EYRE Eucla WA
-6.8   4.3 WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
-6.6   10.0 EUCLA Eucla WA
-6.1   8.2 KYANCUTTA W Agricultural SA
-6.0   7.6 CAPE NORTHUMBERLAND Lower SE SA
-6.0   5.2 HEYWOOD FORESTRY W Coast VIC
-6.0   5.8 CASTERTON SHOWGROUNDS W Coast 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.

118.0 HAPPY VALLEY N Coast--Barron QLD
96.5 BABINDA SUGAR MILL N Coast--Barron QLD
92.8 BABINDA POST OFFICE N Coast--Barron QLD
92.0 TREE HOUSE CREEK N Coast--Barron QLD
81.0 MENAVALE ALERT N Coast--Herbert QLD

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
54.0 SOUTH ALLIGATOR RESORT
51.0 MARY RIVER RANGERS
    N Plateau
69.6 KIANA

QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Barron
118.0 HAPPY VALLEY
96.5 BABINDA SUGAR MILL
92.8 BABINDA POST OFFICE
92.0 TREE HOUSE CREEK
72.0 DEERAL
69.0 TOPAZ
62.0 TOPAZ ALERT
62.0 TOPAZ TOWALLA RD
57.0 MT SOPHIA
55.0 GRAHAM RANGE
50.0 BARTLE VIEW ALERT
    N Coast--Herbert
81.0 MENAVALE ALERT
76.0 TULLY MCQUILLEN ST
73.0 CORSIS ALERT
72.0 TULLY TM
71.8 TULLY SUGAR MILL
66.8 JAPOONVALE WARRAKIN RD
65.0 INNISFAIL
64.0 INNISFAIL WHARF ALERT
63.0 PALUMA IVY COTTAGE
60.0 SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN
55.0 MARCO STREET ALERT
54.0 NERADA ALERT
53.0 TUNG OIL TM
52.0 TUNG OIL ALERT
    Central Coast E
54.2 BELGAMBA

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Upper Darling
77.0 YANTABULLA STATION

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 33.2 -0.2 28.8 +2.5 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 19.5 -5.4 14.3 +0.7 3.2
PERTH AIRPORT 29.5 -2.0 14.6 -2.3 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 31.3 -2.3 15.7 -2.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.8 +1.0 23.8 -1.0 0.6
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 40.9 +4.7 24.0 +2.7 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 23.9 -5.0 13.7 -3.2 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 21.6 -3.5 7.2 -3.8 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 32.3 +0.9 24.1 +0.5 17.2
TOWNSVILLE AERO 32.2 +0.9 24.7 +0.5 0.8
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.8 -1.1 21.2 -0.8 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 28.1 19.0 3.2
AMBERLEY AMO 29.4 -1.7 18.2 -1.4 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 26.6 12.1 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 29.4 +2.6 17.3 -2.1 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 34.2 +8.6 19.6 +0.5 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 33.7 +7.9 21.2 +2.6 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 38.0 +10.0 18.8 +1.3 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 34.4 +8.8 19.5 +1.6 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 32.9 +5.1 16.3 +3.3 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 38.0 +6.6 22.4 +6.3 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 31.8 -0.3 17.6 +1.1 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 25.7 +0.4 10.9 -1.8 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 25.4 -0.4 15.5 +1.3 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 24.2 -1.4 13.4 -0.2 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 25.1 +0.2 11.5 +0.7 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 22.2 -1.0 11.1 +0.9 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 25.3 +3.7 12.7 +0.9 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
    E Kimberley
KUNUNURRA AERO
8.4mm in 7 min to 17:02 72.0mm/h
9.4mm in 6 min to 17:08 94.0mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 7.7mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
MCARTHUR RIVER MINE
24.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 8.0mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
35.0mm in 3 hr to 00:30 11.7mm/h
10.8mm in 8 min to 15:38 81.0mm/h
8.4mm in 9 min to 15:47 56.0mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 16:00 19.8mm/h
19.2mm in 1 hr to 16:30 19.2mm/h
20.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 6.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
WEIPA AERO
4.0mm in 6 min to 14:53 40.0mm/h
12.0mm in 7 min to 15:00 102.9mm/h
19.2mm in 1 hr to 15:00 19.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.3mm/h
    Gulf Country
JULIA CREEK AIRPORT
5.6mm in 7 min to 19:02 48.0mm/h
    N Coast--Herbert
SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN
20.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.7mm/h
12.4mm in 1 hr to 04:00 12.4mm/h
    Central Coast E
HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT
12.6mm in 1 hr to 05:00 12.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains S
WEST WYALONG AIRPORT AWS
10.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 10.8mm/h
CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS
6.4mm in 8 min to 14:38 48.0mm/h
4.2mm in 3 min to 14:41 84.0mm/h
18.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 18.0mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.0mm/h
    Sydney--east
HOMEBUSH (OLYMPIC STADIUM) AWS
7.8mm in 35 min to 17:30 13.4mm/h
    Illawarra
BELLAMBI AWS
7.2mm in 9 min to 16:39 48.0mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 17:30 11.6mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.3mm/h
MOSS VALE AWS
9.0mm in 26 min to 15:31 20.8mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
    South Coast
MORUYA HEADS PILOT STATION
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.0mm/h
MORUYA AIRPORT AWS
10.4mm in 10 min to 19:46 62.4mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 17.0mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 6.3mm/h
    Goulburn/Monaro
CANBERRA AIRPORT
6.0mm in 15 min to 20:30 24.0mm/h
COOMA AIRPORT AWS
9.8mm in 38 min to 17:38 15.5mm/h
5.4mm in 7 min to 18:00 46.3mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 18:00 19.8mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 7.0mm/h
    SW Slopes S
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS
4.0mm in 6 min to 17:43 40.0mm/h
VICTORIA
    Lower NE
HUNTERS HILL
11.6mm in 1 hr to 17:00 11.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.3mm/h
    E Gippsland
MT NOWA NOWA
10.2mm in 1 hr to 15:30 10.2mm/h

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    N Kimberley
WYNDHAM AERO : 98(150/ 61 ) at 18:31
    E Kimberley
KUNUNURRA AERO : 93(110/ 70 ) at 17:02
NEW SOUTH WALES
    CW Plains S
CONDOBOLIN AIRPORT AWS : 87(210/ 65 ) at 14:30
    South Coast
MONTAGUE ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 115(180/ 76 ) at 19:30
BEGA AWS : 76(210/ 63 ) at 17:58
    Goulburn/Monaro
COOMA AIRPORT AWS : 87(240/ 65 ) at 17:53
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 85(320/ 63 ) at 05:00
    SW Slopes S
ALBURY AIRPORT AWS : 95(320/ 24 ) at 15:26
CABRAMURRA SMHEA AWS : 91(290/ 43 ) at 17:29
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 91(340/ 54 ) at 15:00
FALLS CREEK : 93(320/ 56 ) at 17:29
MT HOTHAM : 100(320/ 56 ) at 16:03
TASMANIA
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 83(300/ 70 ) at 23:00