Tuesday 27 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: (none known)

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

33.4 WYNDHAM AERO N Kimberley WA
33.2 MIDDLE POINT AWS N Rivers NT
33.2 MANGO FARM N Rivers NT
32.9 JABIRU AIRPORT N Rivers NT
32.9 BATCHELOR AERO N Rivers NT

+5.9   29.7 ST LAWRENCE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD
+5.6   30.0 PROSERPINE AIRPORT Central Coast E QLD
+5.0   28.6 MORANBAH WATER TREATMENT PLANT Central Coast W QLD
+4.4   29.5 AYR DPI RESEARCH STN Central Coast E QLD
+4.4   29.4 COLLINSVILLE POST OFFICE Central Coast E QLD
+4.4   27.0 GLADSTONE RADAR Wide Bay/Burnett QLD

26.1 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
23.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
22.9 MCCLUER ISLAND N Rivers NT
22.9 CHRISTMAS ISLAND AERO Islands ISL

+9.4   15.3 GAYNDAH POST OFFICE Wide Bay/Burnett QLD
+9.3   9.4 BARRABA POST OFFICE NW Slopes N NSW
+9.0   14.4 AMBERLEY AMO Brisbane/SE Coast QLD
+8.8   7.5 WOOLBROOK (DANGLEMAH ROAD) NW Slopes S NSW
+8.3   15.8 NAMBOUR DPI Brisbane/SE Coast QLD

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

-2.7 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.6 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
-1.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-0.6 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
0.0 MT BAW BAW W Gippsland VIC

-6.1   12.6 WANAARING POST OFFICE Upper Darling NSW
-5.2   14.7 INJUNE POST OFFICE Maranoa QLD
-5.1   14.6 DALBY AIRPORT Darling Downs E QLD
-5.1   15.0 ROMA AIRPORT Maranoa QLD
-4.8   8.0 YONGALA Upper North SA

-13.2 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-9.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-7.0 MOUNT BULLER Upper NE VIC
-6.9 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-5.2 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS

-10.9   -4.8 EYRE Eucla WA
-7.7   -2.0 KELLERBERRIN Cent Wheatbelt WA
-7.1   -1.4 LAKE GRACE COMPARISON Cent Wheatbelt WA
-6.9   0.1 JANDAKOT AERO Lower West WA
-6.9   -1.5 NORTHAM 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.

71.2 NARRABRI (MT KAPUTAR NATIONAL PARK) NW Slopes N NSW
48.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
45.4 UPPER MANILLA (CARMARTHEN) NW Slopes S NSW
43.6 BEN LOMOND (KOALA) N Tablelands W NSW
43.0 LANGKOOP (SPRINGDALE) W Coast VIC

NEW SOUTH WALES
    NW Slopes N
71.2 NARRABRI (MT KAPUTAR NATIONAL PARK)
    NW Slopes S
45.4 UPPER MANILLA (CARMARTHEN)
    N Tablelands W
43.6 BEN LOMOND (KOALA)

VICTORIA
    W Coast
43.0 LANGKOOP (SPRINGDALE)

ISLANDS
    Islands
48.4 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 30.4 +1.6 13.5 -0.1 0.0
PERTH AIRPORT 19.4 +1.6 3.4 -4.7 0.0
ALBANY AIRPORT 16.7 +0.9 7.6 +0.1 0.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 16.9 +0.2 1.2 -3.7 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 31.2 +0.7 18.5 -0.8 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 17.9 -1.7 2.4 -1.6 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 12.8 -2.5 4.9 -2.5 0.6
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 14.0 +0.9 2.7 -2.4 0.4
CAIRNS AERO 25.8 +0.1 15.5 -1.5 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 28.4 +3.4 14.6 +1.1 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 27.1 +4.0 14.9 +5.5 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 21.5 +0.4 14.4 +9.0 1.8
BRISBANE AERO 21.7 15.7 0.6
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 11.4 5.9 32.6
COFFS HARBOUR MO 18.8 +0.1 13.0 +5.5 26.8
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 16.0 -0.7 12.3 +3.9 18.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 18.4 +2.2 12.0 +4.0 0.8
PROSPECT DAM 18.2 +1.5 10.5 +4.4 1.9
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 16.3 -0.7 11.4 +3.0 0.2
CANBERRA AIRPORT 11.9 +0.6 -2.9 -2.7 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 9.1 -3.5 2.4 -0.3 0.4
MILDURA AIRPORT 12.2 -3.1 1.6 -2.7 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 12.7 -1.0 -1.1 -4.3 2.4
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 14.9 +1.5 2.8 -3.1 0.4
LAVERTON RAAF 14.3 +0.7 0.4 -4.5 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 9.9 -0.1 -2.1 -5.3 0.8
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 10.0 -0.9 -0.6 -2.9 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 13.5 +1.9 4.0 -0.5 0.2

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
    South Coast
ULLADULLA AWS
12.6mm in 49 min to 02:49 15.4mm/h
12.6mm in 1 hr to 03:00 12.6mm/h
VICTORIA
    W Coast
PORTLAND (CASHMORE AIRPORT)
14.2mm in 1 hr to 18:30 14.2mm/h
CAPE NELSON LIGHTHOUSE
11.0mm in 1 hr to 23:00 11.0mm/h
ISLANDS
    Islands
LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO
11.6mm in 1 hr to 03:30 11.6mm/h
12.2mm in 1 hr to 04:00 12.2mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 05:30 6.0mm/h
14.4mm in 1 hr to 08:00 14.4mm/h
13.6mm in 1 hr to 08:30 13.6mm/h
18.0mm in 3 hr to 08:30 6.0mm/h

NEW SOUTH WALES
    Hunter Valley
NORAH HEAD AWS : 70(160/ 65 ) at 02:49
VICTORIA
    W Gippsland
WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE : 93(270/ 63 ) at 22:01
TASMANIA
    N Coast
CAPE GRIM BAPS : 102(280/ 82 ) at 15:00
    Southeast
MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE : 126(310/ 89 ) at 15:53
MOUNT WELLINGTON : 104(310/ 78 ) at 14:30
TASMAN ISLAND : 83(310/ 67 ) at 16:21
HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE) : 96(290/ 74 ) at 15:48
CAPE BRUNY (CAPE BRUNY) : 91(250/ 69 ) at 20:57
ISLANDS
    Islands
HOGAN ISLAND : 87(300/ 76 ) at 21:00