Saturday 27 MAR 2004

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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

43.8 CENTURY MINE Gulf Country QLD
40.2 ONSLOW AIRPORT W Pilbara WA
39.6 EYRE Eucla WA
39.5 RED ROCKS POINT Eucla WA
39.3 ROEBOURNE AERO E Pilbara WA
39.3 NYANG STATION W Gascoyne WA

+14.2   39.2 EUCLA Eucla WA
+14.1   39.6 EYRE Eucla WA
+11.8   35.7 ELLISTON W Agricultural SA
+11.4   38.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
+11.1   37.7 CEDUNA AMO W Agricultural SA

29.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
28.5 CENTRE ISLAND N Rivers NT
27.9 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
27.3 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
26.7 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
26.7 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL

+6.9   26.7 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
+6.8   24.6 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+6.4   19.1 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
+6.4   25.0 TERRITORY GRAPE FARM N Plateau NT
+5.8   21.0 SOUTHERN CROSS Goldfields WA

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

13.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
13.9 TASMAN ISLAND Southeast TAS
14.8 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
15.2 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
15.3 LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER) E Coast TAS

-13.1   25.9 MARBLE BAR COMPARISON E Pilbara WA
-9.4   27.3 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
-7.4   30.0 TELFER AERO Interior WA
-5.6   25.0 DENHAM W Gascoyne WA
-5.6   26.0 BADGINGARRA RESEARCH STN Lower West WA

-0.2 LIAWENEE Central Plateau TAS
0.5 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
0.7 CRESSY RESEARCH STATION N Coast TAS
0.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
1.7 ROSS (THE BOULEVARDS) Midlands TAS
1.7 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK Central Plateau TAS

-8.1   6.0 NARRANDERA GOLF CLUB Riverina E NSW
-6.9   6.5 WAGGA WAGGA AMO SW Slopes S NSW
-6.5   3.2 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
-6.4   8.0 GRIFFITH AIRPORT AWS Riverina W NSW
-6.4   4.3 HOBART AIRPORT Southeast TAS

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.

102.0 PORT SMITH W Kimberley WA
100.0 MANDORA E Pilbara WA
95.0 BROOME AIRPORT W Kimberley WA
92.0 WEST ROEBUCK W Kimberley WA
88.0 KIRBY GARDENS W Kimberley WA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    W Kimberley
102.0 PORT SMITH
95.0 BROOME AIRPORT
92.0 WEST ROEBUCK
88.0 KIRBY GARDENS
85.0 ANNA PLAINS
83.2 BIDYADANGA
57.0 THANGOO
51.0 ROEBUCK PLAINS
    E Pilbara
100.0 MANDORA

NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
75.4 PINE CREEK
73.2 PINE CREEK COUNCIL
70.8 UPPER SEVENTEEN MILE CREEK
64.2 NITMILUK RANGERS
59.6 MIDDLE POINT AWS
52.6 TINDAL RAAF

QUEENSLAND
    N Peninsula
87.0 BRAMWELL
62.2 MORETON TELEGRAPH STATION
59.2 BATAVIA DOWNS STATION

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.6 -5.4 22.6 -2.8 95.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 19.3 -4.8 14.6 +1.2 1.0
PERTH AIRPORT 25.0 -4.5 15.9 +0.1 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 34.9 +5.4 20.2 +4.2 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 33.2 +1.3 24.4 -0.1 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 34.8 +2.2 20.2 +2.9 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 34.9 +8.9 14.5 -0.6 0.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 26.9 +3.9 6.5 -3.9 0.0
CAIRNS AERO 30.6 +0.1 21.8 -1.2 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 30.8 +0.2 21.6 -1.2 1.6
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 31.7 +1.3 20.7 0.0 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 28.2 -1.2 14.1 -3.7 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 27.1 17.4 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 21.4 7.6 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 26.3 +0.4 15.7 -2.4 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 24.6 -0.1 19.8 +1.6 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 25.3 +0.6 19.7 +2.2 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 25.3 -0.8 17.9 +1.8 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 22.9 -1.6 19.7 +2.9 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 26.9 +2.5 11.5 +0.8 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 31.0 +3.5 6.5 -6.9 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 30.0 +1.8 9.4 -4.4 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 22.3 -1.1 6.8 -4.7 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 23.1 -0.7 15.0 +1.9 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 22.5 -1.0 13.4 +0.9 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 24.8 +2.7 8.0 -1.9 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 21.4 +0.4 3.0 -5.9 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 17.0 -3.1 8.9 -1.9 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
    W Kimberley
BROOME AIRPORT
7.2mm in 19 min to 01:49 22.7mm/h
15.4mm in 1 hr to 02:30 15.4mm/h
11.0mm in 30 min to 03:00 22.0mm/h
27.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 9.0mm/h
15.0mm in 30 min to 03:30 30.0mm/h
26.0mm in 1 hr to 03:30 26.0mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 04:00 19.8mm/h
15.0mm in 30 min to 05:30 30.0mm/h
19.8mm in 1 hr to 05:30 19.8mm/h
16.8mm in 1 hr to 06:00 16.8mm/h
45.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 15.0mm/h
3.8mm in 11 min to 20:30 20.7mm/h
WEST ROEBUCK
6.6mm in 13 min to 02:00 30.5mm/h
10.8mm in 1 hr to 02:00 10.8mm/h
18.6mm in 1 hr to 02:30 18.6mm/h
10.2mm in 1 hr to 03:00 10.2mm/h
21.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 7.0mm/h
7.4mm in 37 min to 06:00 12.0mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 06:00 6.3mm/h
12.2mm in 30 min to 06:30 24.4mm/h
16.6mm in 30 min to 07:00 33.2mm/h
28.8mm in 1 hr to 07:00 28.8mm/h
22.8mm in 1 hr to 07:30 22.8mm/h
38.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 12.7mm/h
    E Pilbara
MANDORA
22.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 7.3mm/h
23.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 7.7mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Rivers
GROOTE EYLANDT AIRPORT AWS
15.0mm in 3 hr to 18:00 5.0mm/h
LAJAMANU
10.6mm in 1 hr to 03:30 10.6mm/h
TINDAL RAAF
9.6mm in 22 min to 02:22 26.2mm/h
28.8mm in 38 min to 03:00 45.5mm/h
38.4mm in 1 hr to 03:00 38.4mm/h
10.0mm in 30 min to 03:30 20.0mm/h
40.0mm in 3 hr to 03:30 13.3mm/h
11.2mm in 1 hr to 04:00 11.2mm/h
QUEENSLAND
    N Coast--Herbert
SOUTH JOHNSTONE EXP STN
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h

QUEENSLAND
    Central Coast E
HAMILTON ISLAND AIRPORT : 69(130/ 63 ) at 01:50
    Brisbane/SE Coast
CAPE MORETON LIGHTHOUSE : 78(120/ 63 ) at 17:29
DOUBLE ISLAND POINT LIGHTHOUSE : 78(150/ 69 ) at 18:30
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 93(250/ 65 ) at 00:30