Sunday 26 SEP 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 September
South Australia:
024024 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE 35.0 (34.6, 20)

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

38.8 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
38.3 BEDOURIE POLICE STATION Channel Country QLD
38.2 ELLIOTT N Plateau NT
38.0 DALY WATERS AWS N Rivers NT
37.9 DOUGLAS RIVER N Rivers NT
37.9 BRADSHAW N Rivers NT

+14.5   35.0 LOXTON RESEARCH CENTRE Murray Valley SA
+12.4   38.8 OODNADATTA AIRPORT NE Pastoral SA
+12.4   32.0 MURRAY BRIDGE Murray Valley SA
+12.2   31.5 LAMEROO Mallee/Upper SE SA
+12.1   31.7 PRICE Yorke Pen/Kanga Is SA

26.0 NORTHERN ENDEAVOUR Islands ISL
25.0 COCOS ISLAND AIRPORT Islands ISL
24.2 ARGYLE AERODROME E Kimberley WA
24.1 HORN ISLAND N Peninsula QLD
24.0 COCONUT ISLAND N Peninsula QLD

+10.9   20.6 CURTIN SPRINGS N Plateau NT
+10.9   21.7 MARLA POLICE STATION NW Pastoral SA
+10.1   22.9 GILES METEOROLOGICAL OFFICE Interior WA
+9.7   16.5 GAWLER RANGES (NONNING) NW Pastoral SA
+9.1   20.1 WARBURTON AIRFIELD Interior WA

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

5.5 MOUNT WELLINGTON Southeast TAS
5.9 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
6.5 MT HOTHAM Upper NE VIC
7.0 FALLS CREEK Upper NE VIC
7.3 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW

-3.6   13.2 MOUNT BARKER Lower West WA
-3.6   8.6 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
-3.5   29.2 BIDYADANGA W Kimberley WA
-3.2   18.0 JURIEN BAY Lower West WA
-3.1   17.2 MEDINA RESEARCH CENTRE Lower West WA

-2.0 CHARLOTTE PASS (KOSCIUSKO CHALET) Snowy Mtns NSW
-2.0 PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.7 THREDBO VILLAGE Snowy Mtns NSW
-1.6 THREDBO AWS Snowy Mtns NSW
-0.5 BRAIDWOOD RACECOURSE AWS South Coast NSW
-0.5 COOMA VISITORS CENTRE Goulburn/Monaro NSW

-8.3   4.5 KAIRI RESEARCH STATION N Coast--Barron QLD
-5.5   9.1 LORD HOWE ISLAND AERO Islands ISL
-5.1   10.7 MUSGRAVE S Peninsula QLD
-3.9   -0.3 NERRIGA COMPOSITE South Coast NSW
-3.8   15.0 KOWANYAMA AIRPORT Gulf Country QLD

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.

20.2 MANDURAH Lower West WA
17.0 MOUNT READ W Coast TAS
15.8 MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE Southeast TAS
13.8 STRAHAN AERODROME W Coast TAS
13.8 LANCEFIELD W Central VIC

  Max+/- norm Min+/- normRain to 9am
BROOME AIRPORT 28.8 -3.0 21.7 +3.3 0.2
PERTH AIRPORT 18.8 -1.3 8.7 -0.2 1.4
ALBANY AIRPORT 14.6 -2.7 8.9 +0.9 10.0
KALGOORLIE-BOULDER AIRPORT 20.4 -1.8 12.3 +4.4 0.0
DARWIN AIRPORT 32.2 -0.3 21.6 -1.5 0.0
ALICE SPRINGS AIRPORT 35.4 +8.4 12.5 +2.3 0.0
ADELAIDE (KENT TOWN) 28.6 +9.8 14.7 +5.1 0.2
MOUNT GAMBIER AERO 25.3 +9.5 10.1 +3.9 1.0
CAIRNS AERO 29.1 +1.2 16.4 -2.2 0.0
TOWNSVILLE AERO 27.7 0.0 17.3 0.0 0.0
ROCKHAMPTON AERO 30.9 +3.7 17.3 +3.8 0.0
AMBERLEY AMO 30.0 +4.7 11.6 +2.2 0.0
BRISBANE AERO 25.3 14.6 0.0
ARMIDALE AIRPORT AWS 20.5 6.9 0.0
COFFS HARBOUR MO 25.9 +4.1 14.6 +3.7 0.0
NEWCASTLE NOBBYS SIGNAL STATION AWS 22.0 +1.9 13.6 +2.3 0.0
SYDNEY (OBSERVATORY HILL) 25.9 +6.0 13.2 +2.2 0.0
PROSPECT DAM 28.7 +7.7 9.5 +0.2 0.0
WOLLONGONG UNIVERSITY 20.2 0.0 9.3 -1.3 0.0
CANBERRA AIRPORT 21.6 +5.6 2.0 -1.1 0.0
WAGGA WAGGA AMO 22.5 +5.1 4.4 -0.8 0.0
MILDURA AIRPORT 31.6 +11.3 12.0 +4.6 0.0
EAST SALE AIRPORT 24.0 +7.1 5.0 -0.6 0.0
MELBOURNE REGIONAL OFFICE 22.9 +5.7 11.9 +4.0 0.0
LAVERTON RAAF 22.8 +6.0 9.8 +3.2 0.0
BALLARAT AERODROME 20.3 +6.5 8.1 +3.2 0.0
LAUNCESTON AIRPORT 13.4 -0.7 7.0 +2.8 0.0
HOBART (ELLERSLIE ROAD) 14.5 -0.5 10.7 +4.3 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
    Lower West
MANDURAH
18.0mm in 3 hr to 00:00 6.0mm/h

SOUTH AUSTRALIA
    Adelaide/Lofty
HINDMARSH ISLAND AWS : 87(320/ 65 ) at 11:30
NEW SOUTH WALES
    Snowy Mtns
THREDBO AWS : 93(360/ 74 ) at 23:01
VICTORIA
    Upper NE
MOUNT BULLER : 106(360/ 65 ) at 20:30
MT HOTHAM : 104(340/ 74 ) at 20:30
    N Central
KILMORE GAP : 85(360/ 69 ) at 21:00