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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 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

41.0 LEARMONTH AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
41.0 MURCHISON W Gascoyne WA
40.9 MARDIE W Pilbara WA
40.5 GASCOYNE JUNCTION W Gascoyne WA
40.2 NYANG STATION W Gascoyne WA
40.2 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA

+8.1   37.6 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+6.7   27.2 WEEAPROINAH W Coast VIC
+6.3   39.0 HYDEN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.1   39.4 GOOMALLING Cent Wheatbelt WA
+6.1   31.9 MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE E Central VIC

29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
28.4 KARRATHA AERO E Pilbara WA
28.2 THEVENARD ISLAND W Pilbara WA
28.1 ALVA BEACH Central Coast E QLD
28.0 ROEBOURNE E Pilbara WA
28.0 FLINDERS REEF Islands ISL

+6.2   21.8 KARNET Lower West WA
+6.0   24.0 BENCUBBIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+4.1   15.4 WYNYARD AIRPORT N Coast TAS
+4.1   16.2 MOUNT ST LEONARD (MT ST LEONARD DNRE) E Central VIC
+3.8   21.6 MERREDIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
+3.8   21.5 KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT Goldfields WA
+3.8   25.6 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA

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

12.7 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
13.0 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
13.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
15.2 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
15.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
15.6 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS

-7.7   22.1 MURRURUNDI POST OFFICE Hunter Valley NSW
-7.2   29.9 BALGO HILLS Interior WA
-6.8   24.4 QUIRINDI POST OFFICE NW Slopes S NSW
-6.7   26.2 GUNNEDAH POOL NW Slopes S NSW
-6.5   21.5 LOSTOCK DAM Hunter Valley NSW
-6.5   18.6 NERRIGA COMPOSITE South Coast NSW

-1.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
1.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
2.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
4.0 MT HOTHAM AIRPORT Upper NE VIC

-7.5   9.8 NARRANDERA GOLF CLUB Riverina E NSW
-6.7   -1.8 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-6.3   -0.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.9   7.9 CORRYONG (PARISH LANE) Lower NE VIC
-5.8   10.3 EYRE Eucla WA
-5.8   10.5 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S 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.

179.0 TEDDINGTON WEIR HW TM Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
165.2 TEDDINGTON WATERWORKS Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
148.0 LORD HOWE ISLAND (ORLANDO) Islands ISL
131.6 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
125.8 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    E Kimberley
56.0 MOOLA BULLA
    W Kimberley
71.2 DEBESA
61.0 BLINA
58.0 COUNTRY DOWNS
52.0 MYROODAH
50.2 DERBY (MANNING RD)

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
104.2 NATHAN RIVER
73.3 GILNOCKIE
53.0 BRADSHAW

QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
131.6 HORN ISLAND
102.6 AURUKUN SHIRE COUNCIL
75.2 WEIPA EASTERN AVE
61.0 BAMAGA
50.2 BATAVIA DOWNS STATION
    S Peninsula
76.4 LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
    Gulf Country
75.0 YAPPAR RIVER
    Upper Carpentaria
63.0 OAK VALLEY STATION
    Central Coast E
65.0 BLENHEIM STATION
55.0 CERBERUS
    Central Highlands
64.0 AQUA PARK
63.0 WADDY BRAE
62.0 WINVIC
62.0 KURRAJONG
58.0 WADDY BRAE TM
55.6 ARALEUN
54.2 WESTGROVE TM
    Central West
69.0 RONLOW PARK
    Northwest
65.0 FLORA DOWNS
55.0 GLENLYON STATION
    Wide Bay/Burnett
107.0 DIDCOT
100.8 MONTO AIRPORT
77.0 GOOVIGEN POST OFFICE
77.0 GEIJERA
75.0 DULULU POST OFFICE
67.6 ABERCORN
65.0 LYNWOOD
61.2 BILOELA - VALBONA
60.0 ABERCORN TM
60.0 CALLEMONDAH STATION
59.4 BANCROFT
59.0 WOODBINE
57.0 WOWAN POST OFFICE
55.2 KROOMBIT
54.0 GLADSTONE AIRPORT
54.0 MELROSE
52.2 CALLIOPE STATION
51.4 BYRNESTOWN TM
    Brisbane/SE Coast
179.0 TEDDINGTON WEIR HW TM
165.2 TEDDINGTON WATERWORKS
107.0 TUAN CREEK FOREST STN
104.4 TIARO POST OFFICE
96.6 MOUNT COTTON UNI FARM
85.6 MUNGAR GAYNDAH ST
84.0 MUNGAR JUNCTION
81.8 BIGGENDEN POST OFFICE
77.8 BIGGENDEN TM
77.2 KARRAGARRA ISLAND
73.5 LAMB ISLAND PINE AVE
73.2 RAINBOW BEACH
72.0 PACIFIC HAVEN ALERT
72.0 FRASER ISLAND EURONG
69.0 MARODIAN TM
69.0 HOME PARK TM
68.6 MOUNT COTTON WEST
68.0 MAROOCHYDORE AERO
66.6 REDLAND BAY QLD UNI FARM
66.0 HERVEY BAY AIRPORT
64.4 URANGAN HIBISCUS ST
60.8 YANDINA POST OFFICE
60.4 KINGFISHER BAY RESORT
58.4 BEENHAM VALLEY RD
58.4 PERSEVERANCE DAM
57.0 REDLAND BAY GOLF CLUB
56.4 CRESSBROOK DAM
55.4 TOOGOOM
55.0 MARODIAN HOMESTEAD
52.2 LANDSBOROUGH POST OFFICE
50.0 PEACHESTER WOODFORD RD
    Darling Downs E
67.0 WARRA JINGHI JINGHI
    Darling Downs W
105.0 BARAKULA FOREST STN

NEW SOUTH WALES
    North Coast
58.4 WOODBURN POST OFFICE
    MidNorth Coast S
88.4 COMBOYNE SOUTH
73.0 OLD BAR (MOLONG RD)
64.0 COMBOYNE POST OFFICE
60.6 ROCKS CROSSING (NOWENDOC RIVER)
59.4 KILLABAKH
58.0 KRAMBACH - TIPARARY
56.5 MOUNT GEORGE (MANNING RIVER)
55.4 UPPER LANSDOWNE (OLIVE HILL)
54.4 MOORLAND (DENRO-AN)
51.0 WAUKIVORY (THE RANCH)
    Hunter Valley
70.0 COORANBONG (AVONDALE)
67.8 PATERSON POST OFFICE
61.0 MT HUTTON (AUKLET RD)
59.8 PATERSON (TOCAL AWS)
58.3 MAITLAND VISITORS CENTRE
56.0 UPPER CHICHESTER (SIMMONDS)
51.2 GRAHAMSTOWN (HUNTER WATER BOARD)
51.0 WAMBERAL (TERRIGAL MEMORIAL COUNTRY CLUB
50.4 DUNGOG (MONKERAI HILL (URIMBIRRA))
    C Tablelands N
58.6 STUART TOWN (MOOKER HILL)
53.0 MUMBIL (BURRENDONG DAM)
    C Tablelands S
68.4 WENTWORTH FALLS COUNTRY CLUB
57.2 KATOOMBA (NARROW NECK RD)
55.0 LAWSON (WILSON STREET)
53.6 BERAMBING
    CW Slopes S
71.0 CARGO (MORELLA)
60.2 CUDAL (HEIMAT)
    Illawarra
63.0 HELENSBURGH (PARKES STREET)

ISLANDS
    Islands
148.0 LORD HOWE ISLAND (ORLANDO)
125.8 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
104.6 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MILKY WAY)
69.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 27.7 -5.2 25.8 -0.1 15.6
PERTH AIRPORT 30.0 -1.8 17.5 +0.1 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 23.0 -2.0 16.1 +1.8 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 35.3 +3.4 21.5 +3.8 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.9 -0.5 24.9 +0.2 16.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 34.4 -0.5 22.5 +1.8 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 29.6 +0.3 12.4 -4.7 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 28.0 +2.9 11.2 -0.4 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 32.2 +1.1 24.3 +0.6 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 33.5 +2.5 26.8 +2.8 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.7 +0.5 23.5 +1.5 9.0
BRISBANE AERO 28.5 19.6 19.4
AMBERLEY AMO 29.7 -0.6 20.0 +0.5 5.2
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 21.7 12.3 0.4
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.1 -0.6 18.4 -1.0 1.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 21.8 -3.6 17.0 -2.3 32.8
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 23.5 -2.2 17.7 -1.0 22.4
PROSPECT DAM 23.8 -3.9 15.3 -2.4 35.8
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 22.6 -3.0 15.2 -3.1 16.6
CANBERRA AIRPORT 25.5 -1.5 11.6 -1.4 0.4
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 30.8 0.0 10.5 -5.8 0.2
MILDURA AIRPORT 31.6 +0.1 15.3 -1.1 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 24.8 -0.5 11.5 -1.6 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 31.9 +6.1 16.6 +2.1 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 30.3 +4.8 13.0 -1.1 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 29.2 +4.2 11.8 +0.4 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 21.8 -1.3 8.2 -2.1 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 24.8 +3.2 11.9 -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
    E Kimberley
HALLS CREEK AIRPORT
15.4mm in 30 min to 00:00 30.8mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 00:00 15.8mm/h
17.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 5.7mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 00:30 17.0mm/h
    W Kimberley
BROOME AIRPORT
6.6mm in 34 min to 10:30 11.6mm/h
23.6mm in 30 min to 22:30 47.2mm/h
26.2mm in 1 hr to 22:30 26.2mm/h
20.0mm in 30 min to 23:00 40.0mm/h
43.6mm in 1 hr to 23:00 43.6mm/h
11.2mm in 30 min to 23:30 22.4mm/h
31.2mm in 1 hr to 23:30 31.2mm/h
DERBY AERO
14.2mm in 1 hr to 05:00 14.2mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 7.7mm/h
CURTIN AERO
12.2mm in 1 hr to 04:00 12.2mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 5.3mm/h
WEST ROEBUCK
18.4mm in 30 min to 03:30 36.8mm/h
18.4mm in 1 hr to 03:30 18.4mm/h
23.6mm in 1 hr to 04:00 23.6mm/h
24.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 8.0mm/h
    E Pilbara
PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT
9.6mm in 17 min to 17:52 33.9mm/h
11.6mm in 1 hr to 18:00 11.6mm/h
6.0mm in 13 min to 20:30 27.7mm/h
11.6mm in 30 min to 21:00 23.2mm/h
20.6mm in 1 hr to 21:00 20.6mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.7mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 21:30 14.4mm/h
ROEBOURNE AERO
9.8mm in 23 min to 20:00 25.6mm/h
11.8mm in 1 hr to 20:00 11.8mm/h
MARBLE BAR
4.0mm in 12 min to 17:33 20.0mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
DARWIN AIRPORT
4.6mm in 11 min to 01:52 25.1mm/h
JABIRU AIRPORT
13.0mm in 19 min to 14:30 41.1mm/h
13.2mm in 1 hr to 14:30 13.2mm/h
19.6mm in 1 hr to 15:30 19.6mm/h
31.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 10.3mm/h
MILINGIMBI AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 5.0mm/h
MANINGRIDA AERO
14.4mm in 45 min to 16:30 19.2mm/h
14.6mm in 1 hr to 16:30 14.6mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 5.3mm/h
GOVE AIRPORT
7.2mm in 21 min to 16:21 20.6mm/h
6.2mm in 6 min to 16:30 62.0mm/h
17.0mm in 1 hr to 16:30 17.0mm/h
14.4mm in 25 min to 16:55 34.6mm/h
15.8mm in 1 hr to 17:30 15.8mm/h
39.8mm in 25 min to 18:30 95.5mm/h
46.6mm in 1 hr to 18:30 46.6mm/h
35.0mm in 3 hr to 18:30 11.7mm/h
14.4mm in 30 min to 19:00 28.8mm/h
58.6mm in 1 hr to 19:00 58.6mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 19:30 14.4mm/h
59.0mm in 3 hr to 21:30 19.7mm/h
LARRIMAH
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:30 5.0mm/h
38.0mm in 6 hr to 21:30 6.3mm/h
DALY WATERS AWS
29.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 9.7mm/h
CENTRE ISLAND
47.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 15.7mm/h
DELAMERE WEAPONS RANGE
15.0mm in 1 hr to 20:00 15.0mm/h
24.6mm in 1 hr to 20:30 24.6mm/h
11.4mm in 1 hr to 21:00 11.4mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 8.7mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
WEIPA AERO
18.0mm in 20 min to 16:00 54.0mm/h
23.2mm in 1 hr to 16:00 23.2mm/h
16.6mm in 30 min to 16:30 33.2mm/h
39.4mm in 1 hr to 16:30 39.4mm/h
24.6mm in 1 hr to 17:00 24.6mm/h
50.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 16.7mm/h
COCONUT ISLAND
18.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 6.0mm/h
HORN ISLAND
23.0mm in 1 hr to 00:00 23.0mm/h
107.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 35.7mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 01:00 11.2mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.3mm/h
COEN AIRPORT
26.4mm in 38 min to 17:00 41.7mm/h
29.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 29.0mm/h
30.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 10.0mm/h
    S Peninsula
LOCKHART RIVER AIRPORT
15.2mm in 1 hr to 17:00 15.2mm/h
25.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 8.3mm/h
    Gulf Country
KOWANYAMA AIRPORT
10.2mm in 21 min to 15:00 29.1mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 15:00 11.0mm/h
    Central Coast E
MACKAY AERO
13.6mm in 23 min to 19:23 35.5mm/h
8.0mm in 37 min to 20:00 13.0mm/h
21.6mm in 1 hr to 20:00 21.6mm/h
22.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 7.3mm/h
PROSERPINE AIRPORT
13.0mm in 1 hr to 17:00 13.0mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 6.0mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 21:00 10.8mm/h
SAMUEL HILL AERO
12.0mm in 1 hr to 14:00 12.0mm/h
    Wide Bay/Burnett
LADY ELLIOT ISLAND
26.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 8.7mm/h
GAYNDAH AIRPORT
18.8mm in 1 hr to 03:00 18.8mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.3mm/h
THANGOOL AIRPORT
34.0mm in 6 hr to 03:00 5.7mm/h
GLADSTONE RADAR
11.6mm in 1 hr to 01:00 11.6mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.0mm/h
TOWN OF 1770
30.0mm in 6 hr to 03:00 5.0mm/h
GLADSTONE AIRPORT
22.0mm in 30 min to 00:30 44.0mm/h
22.0mm in 1 hr to 00:30 22.0mm/h
29.0mm in 1 hr to 01:00 29.0mm/h
11.0mm in 1 hr to 03:00 11.0mm/h
45.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 15.0mm/h
    Brisbane/SE Coast
MARYBOROUGH
49.0mm in 6 hr to 03:00 8.2mm/h
HERVEY BAY AIRPORT
23.0mm in 1 hr to 00:00 23.0mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 7.7mm/h
32.4mm in 1 hr to 01:00 32.4mm/h
37.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 12.3mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
CAPE WESSEL
39.0mm in 3 hr to 11:00 13.0mm/h
40.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 13.3mm/h
35.0mm in 3 hr to 13:00 11.7mm/h
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
34.0mm in 3 hr to 01:00 11.3mm/h

QUEENSLAND
    Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE : 80(160/ 63 ) at 00:00