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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 (previous record and years of computerised record shown in brackets):
Highest daily rainfall for June
Western Australia
001025 DOONGAN 16.0 (14.0, 16)

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

34.0 MCARTHUR RIVER MINE N Rivers NT
33.8 CROYDON TOWNSHIP Gulf Country QLD
33.5 WAVE HILL N Rivers NT
33.3 NORMANTON AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD
33.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
33.0 BORROLOOLA N Rivers NT
33.0 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+7.7   28.2 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+7.3   27.1 MILES POST OFFICE Darling Downs W QLD
+7.3   26.9 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+7.1   26.9 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+6.8   28.2 TAROOM POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.9 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
25.1 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA
25.0 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.4 TRUSCOTT N Kimberley WA

+12.0   20.4 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
+10.9   12.3 COONABARABRAN (NAMOI STREET) CW Slopes N NSW
+10.8   19.6 BOULIA AIRPORT Channel Country QLD
+10.6   16.1 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+10.4   18.0 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD

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

-0.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.2 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
0.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
1.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
1.1 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-5.6   16.2 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-4.9   17.2 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
-4.5   14.4 LEONORA Goldfields WA
-4.3   15.5 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-4.0   15.6 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA

-2.2 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
-2.2 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
-2.1 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.2 WANDERING Cent Wheatbelt WA
-1.2 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-1.2 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-7.8   -2.2 SALMON GUMS RES.STN. Goldfields WA
-6.8   -0.4 NORSEMAN Goldfields WA
-5.7   0.2 BALLADONIA Eucla WA
-5.6   1.1 NARROGIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.5   1.0 KATANNING COMPARISON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-5.5   2.3 RAVENSTHORPE Cent Wheatbelt WA

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.

49.0 BELLENDEN KER TOP STN N Coast--Barron QLD
45.2 ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE C Tablelands S NSW
39.4 MANDURAMA POST OFFICE C Tablelands S NSW
39.0 CARGO (MORELLA) CW Slopes S NSW
38.2 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 29.4 +0.2 19.9 +4.6 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.9 +0.1 8.0 -1.0 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.7 -0.9 9.8 +1.6 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 17.9 +0.4 2.6 -3.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.1 +0.5 23.8 +3.8 2.6
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 15.5 -4.3 14.4 +9.3 0.2
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 16.8 +0.8 10.9 +2.7 4.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.4 +0.6 9.5 +3.8 3.8
CAIRNS AERO 28.6 +2.7 20.0 +2.3 0.4
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.7 +3.2 17.2 +2.7 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.2 +4.8 17.4 +6.6 0.4
AMBERLEY AMO 27.7 +6.2 12.6 +5.6 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 26.0 14.4 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 12.7 10.3 0.8
COFFS HARBOUR MO 22.3 +3.0 16.5 +7.4 1.2
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 22.0 +4.6 14.1 +4.5 3.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 22.1 +5.2 12.3 +3.1 2.2
PROSPECT DAM 21.9 +4.6 10.7 +3.3 2.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 21.4 +3.8 14.0 +4.5 1.4
CANBERRA AIRPORT 15.1 +2.9 8.7 +7.8 1.6
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.4 -1.3 9.3 +5.6 10.4
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.2 +0.3 9.2 +4.0 2.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 16.6 +2.4 7.1 +2.9 0.2
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 16.1 +2.1 10.4 +3.6 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 16.1 +2.0 9.6 +3.8 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 11.7 +1.0 6.3 +2.3 0.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 12.5 +1.1 7.1 +4.3 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.7 +1.8 6.9 +1.7 0.4

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
    N Kimberley
TROUGHTON ISLAND
12.8mm in 1 hr to 09:00 12.8mm/h
    W Kimberley
FITZROY CROSSING AERO
12.8mm in 1 hr to 21:00 12.8mm/h
16.0mm in 3 hr to 21:00 5.3mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
8.6mm in 19 min to 20:15 27.2mm/h
18.0mm in 1 hr to 20:30 18.0mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 20:30 6.3mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 87(320/ 69 ) at 14:00
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 121(270/ 80 ) at 13:49
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 98(279/ 76 ) at 15:50
    E Central
SOUTH CHANNEL ISLAND : 87(240/ 67 ) at 14:30
    W Coast
COLAC (MT GELLIBRAND) : 89(290/ 65 ) at 12:08
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 117(260/ 89 ) at 17:00
    E Coast
SWAN ISLAND : 95(310/ 67 ) at 12:00
    Southeast
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) : 106(260/ 50 ) at 18:36
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 119(300/108 ) at 15:18
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 124(240/100 ) at 18:13
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 102(300/ 50 ) at 06:35
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 96(260/ 76 ) at 17:09
    W Coast
STRAHAN AERODROME : 89(280/ 70 ) at 13:27
    Flinders Is/Bass St
FLINDERS ISLAND AIRPORT : 95(260/ 78 ) at 15:19
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 137(260/ 74 ) at 14:16