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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

34.2 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
34.0 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
33.8 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
33.8 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
33.8 KIMBERLEY RES.STATION E Kimberley WA

+5.9   29.0 CLERMONT POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD
+5.6   24.7 PAYNES FIND E Gascoyne WA
+5.6   29.3 MORANBAH WATER TREATMENT PLANT Central Coast W QLD
+5.6   29.0 ROCKHAMPTON AERO Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+5.4   30.7 COLLINSVILLE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD

27.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.0 WARRUWI N Rivers NT
24.9 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.6 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
24.5 TROUGHTON ISLAND N Kimberley WA

+11.0   15.5 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+10.8   15.8 MILES POST OFFICE Darling Downs W QLD
+10.4   15.7 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
+10.4   14.5 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+9.9   14.7 TAMBO POST OFFICE Central Highlands QLD

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

-2.3 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-1.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC
-0.9 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-0.7 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC

-6.9   14.9 WATARRKA N Plateau NT
-6.2   14.0 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
-5.8   15.0 YULARA AERO N Plateau NT
-5.7   14.1 ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT N Plateau NT
-5.7   13.9 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA

-6.5 COOMA AIRPORT AWS Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-6.3 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-5.5 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.4 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-5.1 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-5.3   0.2 SCAMANDER E Coast TAS
-4.9   -6.3 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-4.2   2.1 ROSEDALE (TURRETFIELD RESEARCH CENTRE) Adelaide/Lofty SA
-4.1   1.0 BATEMANS BAY (CATALINA COUNTRY CLUB) South Coast NSW
-4.1   -4.8 MOUNT WELLINGTON 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.

73.0 LEOPOLD DOWNS W Kimberley WA
45.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO W Kimberley WA
41.0 MOUNT WINIFRED E Kimberley WA
40.0 BLINA W Kimberley WA
38.8 DEBESA W Kimberley WA

WESTERN AUSTRALIA
    E Kimberley
41.0 MOUNT WINIFRED
    W Kimberley
73.0 LEOPOLD DOWNS
45.0 FITZROY CROSSING AERO
40.0 BLINA
38.8 DEBESA

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 30.5 +1.3 23.0 +7.7 1.4
ALBANY AIRPORT 19.2 +2.6 8.3 +0.1 0.8
PERTH AIRPORT 17.7 -1.1 11.3 +2.3 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 21.0 +3.5 9.6 +3.5 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.2 +1.6 22.5 +2.5 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 14.1 -5.7 11.8 +6.7 1.8
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 15.1 -0.9 4.8 -3.4 0.6
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.3 +0.5 8.5 +2.8 0.6
CAIRNS AERO 27.8 +1.9 21.6 +3.9 0.2
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.1 +2.6 16.2 +1.7 0.2
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 29.0 +5.6 13.3 +2.5 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 26.0 +4.5 14.7 +7.7 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 25.4 18.3 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 14.6 5.8 9.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.2 -0.1 9.7 +0.6 1.8
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 20.5 +3.1 10.1 +0.5 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 20.3 +3.4 11.8 +2.6 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 19.8 +2.5 7.5 +0.1 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 18.8 +1.2 7.0 -2.5 0.3
CANBERRA AIRPORT 13.2 +1.0 3.6 +2.7 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 12.9 -0.8 3.4 -0.3 0.4
MILDURA AIRPORT 15.0 -0.9 2.0 -3.2 0.8
EAST SALE AIRPORT 13.3 -0.9 6.7 +2.5 1.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 15.1 +1.1 7.9 +1.1 2.4
LAVERTON RAAF 15.4 +1.3 4.8 -1.0 1.4
BALLARAT AERODROME 10.5 -0.2 3.1 -0.9 3.6
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 12.0 +0.6 0.9 -1.9 0.4
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 11.1 -0.8 4.2 -1.0 10.0

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
FITZROY CROSSING AERO
18.0mm in 3 hr to 03:00 6.0mm/h
    Lower West
LANCELIN
31.0mm in 3 hr to 12:00 10.3mm/h
19.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 6.3mm/h
BUSSELTON AERO
12.4mm in 58 min to 08:00 12.8mm/h
13.0mm in 1 hr to 08:00 13.0mm/h
26.0mm in 3 hr to 09:00 8.7mm/h
    Cent Wheatbelt
NEWDEGATE RES.STATION
11.2mm in 1 hr to 20:00 11.2mm/h
NORTHERN TERRITORY
    N Plateau
WATARRKA
15.0mm in 3 hr to 15:00 5.0mm/h
TASMANIA
    Southeast
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD)
10.0mm in 30 min to 19:00 20.0mm/h
10.0mm in 1 hr to 19:00 10.0mm/h

VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 113(260/ 82 ) at 07:38
KINGFISH B SHIP LOG 272 : 83(269/ 69 ) at 06:40
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 108(260/ 67 ) at 05:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 91(290/ 70 ) at 03:00
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 96(250/ 82 ) at 03:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 98(230/ 48 ) at 12:28
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 109(260/ 85 ) at 04:13