Monday 26 JUL 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 (previous record and years of computerised record shown in brackets):
Highest daily maximum temperature for July
New South Wales
200839 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO 22.4 (22.1, 16)

Quality control note: Data is complete, and has been visually checked by AWN for gross errors. Less obvious errors may remain.
Data is as received at 00:57EST, 28/10/2004.

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 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT
33.1 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
33.0 KALUMBURU MISSION N Kimberley WA
33.0 KIDMAN SPRINGS N Rivers NT
32.9 TIMBER CREEK N Rivers NT

+8.8   28.0 MITCHELL POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
+8.2   30.7 ISISFORD POST OFFICE Central West QLD
+8.2   31.7 LONGREACH AERO Central West QLD
+7.9   27.4 CHARLEVILLE AERO Warrego QLD
+7.6   27.7 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD

26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.8 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
23.2 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
23.0 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
23.0 HOLMES REEF Islands ISL

+10.9   16.5 THARGOMINDAH POST OFFICE Far SW QLD
+10.2   16.7 WINDORAH POST OFFICE Channel Country QLD
+9.9   16.8 URANDANGIE Northwest QLD
+9.8   14.8 JERVOIS N Plateau NT
+9.7   15.4 CUNNAMULLA POST OFFICE Warrego QLD

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

-1.7 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-1.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.0 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-0.3 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
0.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
0.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-5.4   13.0 NULLARBOR W Agricultural SA
-4.8   15.6 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA
-4.3   14.5 BALGAIR Eucla WA
-4.3   20.9 TELFER AERO Interior WA
-4.2   15.5 KEMPSEY (WIDE STREET) MidNorth Coast N NSW

-4.4 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-4.0 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW
-3.6 NORSEMAN AERO Goldfields WA
-3.6 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
-3.2 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW

-8.4   -1.4 JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
-8.3   -2.6 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.5   -2.0 DWELLINGUP Lower West WA
-7.1   -1.9 NORSEMAN Goldfields WA
-7.0   -2.0 CORRIGIN 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.

54.0 LAKE WILLIAM HOVELL RESERVOIR Upper NE VIC
45.2 WILLOW TREE (HIGHLANDS) NW Slopes S NSW
44.8 LOBETHAL Adelaide/Lofty SA
42.2 VICTOR HARBOR (BERRIMA) Adelaide/Lofty SA
41.0 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH) Islands ISL

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    Adelaide/Lofty
44.8 LOBETHAL
42.2 VICTOR HARBOR (BERRIMA)

NEW SOUTH WALES
    NW Slopes S
45.2 WILLOW TREE (HIGHLANDS)

VICTORIA
    Upper NE
54.0 LAKE WILLIAM HOVELL RESERVOIR

ISLANDS
    Islands
41.0 LORD HOWE ISLAND (MIDDLE BEACH)

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.1 -0.7 15.1 +1.5 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 18.1 +0.3 3.9 -4.2 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 15.2 -0.6 2.4 -5.1 0.2
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 14.5 -2.2 -0.1 -5.0 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 30.7 +0.2 19.4 +0.1 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 18.5 -1.1 10.1 +6.1 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 13.8 -1.5 10.3 +2.9 2.0
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 12.0 -1.1 6.9 +1.8 9.8
CAIRNS AERO 26.7 +1.0 18.2 +1.2 0.8
TOWNSVILLE AERO 26.5 +1.5 14.5 +1.0 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 28.6 +5.5 11.1 +1.7 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 27.1 +6.0 6.5 +1.1 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 23.1 9.1 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 17.3 8.2 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 19.5 +0.8 12.3 +4.8 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 16.5 -0.2 11.8 +3.4 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 15.0 -1.2 10.8 +2.8 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 15.2 -1.5 7.2 +1.1 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.1 -0.9 8.4 0.0 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 12.8 +1.5 4.6 +4.8 0.2
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 11.5 -1.1 5.3 +2.6 3.6
MILDURA AIRPORT 16.5 +1.2 10.1 +5.8 6.2
EAST SALE AIRPORT 13.9 +0.2 3.4 +0.2 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.3 +0.9 8.6 +2.7 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 13.8 +0.2 4.7 -0.2 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.5 -0.5 2.6 -0.6 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 10.4 -0.5 5.1 +2.8 1.2
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 9.4 -2.2 5.6 +1.1 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.
NEW SOUTH WALES
    MidNorth Coast N
COFFS HARBOUR MO
13.6mm in 1 hr to 21:30 13.6mm/h
10.6mm in 1 hr to 22:00 10.6mm/h

VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 70(240/ 65 ) at 17:00
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 80(220/ 63 ) at 13:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 98(280/ 70 ) at 06:59
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 89(240/ 65 ) at 05:52