Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Tuesday, 17 September 2019

(Produced 16:00 on Tuesday, 17 September 2019)

STATIONS C
L
D

8
ths
WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
d
r
y
d
e
w
6h
m
a
x
9am
m
i
n
6 h
NORTHERN
Bridport                
Burnie                
Cape Grim   W 19   12 2 13 4  
Cressy   NNW 28   12 -3 13 -5  
Devonport   NW 30   11 4 12 -1  
Launceston   NNW 20   13 1 13    
Launceston AP   NNW 28   11 -4 12 -3  
Low Head   NW 24   12   12 1  
Luncheon Hill   WSW 15   9 2 12    
Marrawah             3  
Scottsdale   NW 17   11 -1 11 -2  
Sheffield   N 19   10 4 11 -2  
Smithton   NW 11   12 3 13 -1  
Wynyard AP   NNW 28   12 3 13 -2  
EAST COAST
Bicheno                
Eddystone   WNW 32   13 1 14 4  
Fingal Forestry   SSW 6   14 -5 14 -5  
Friendly Beach   NNE 19   15 2 16 3  
Lake Leake             -6  
Maria Island   N 30   12 0 13 4  
Orford             1  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   W 17   13 -6 14 0  
Swan Island   W 19   12 3 13 5  
Swansea             -1  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             0  
Ross             -6  
Tunnack   N 20   10 -1 12 -4  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   WNW 17   14 -1 15 0  
Cape Bruny AWS   WNW 15   13 0 15 4  
Dover             -1  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   W 19   13 -2 14 -3  
Hartz Mountains   W 54   5 0 5 -2  
Hobart   NW 20   14 0 15 1  
Hobart AP 6 NW 26   14 -3 15 3 0.2
Mt Wellington   WNW 24   3 -2 3 -5  
Tasman Island   WNW 9   12 1 12 3  
Warra   W 22   8 0 9 0  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NW 11   14 0 15 -2  
Maydena             -1  
Ouse   WNW 20   12 1 13 -2  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   WNW 13   7 -1 8 -4  
Lake St Clair             -4  
Liawenee   NW 20   7 -7 8 -7  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NW 65   9 3 9 3  
Mount Read   NNW 15           3
Scotts Peak   NW 30   9 2 11 1  
Strahan AP 3 NNW 28   10 4 13 1  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island   SW 15   12 4 12 -1  
King Is AP   W 19   12 1 13 1 0.2
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 NW 59 Rain 5 3 5 -3 0.4

The observed parameters are, in order:
CLOUD - cloud amount in Octas, 0 octas indicating clear sky conditions and 8 octas overcast conditions. '#' indicates sky obscured.
WIND - wind direction at 10 metres is reported in 16 points of the compass, indicating the direction from which the wind is blowing. Wind speed is given in kilometres per hour.
DRY - Screen temperature at 1.2 metres in degrees Celsius.
DEW - Dewpoint temperature at 1.2 metres in degrees Celsius.
MAX - Maximum temperature over the previous 6 hours.
MIN - Minimum temperature for the previous 24 hours (reported at 9am only).
RAIN - Rainfall in millimetres (mm) over the previous 6 hours. Rainfall above 1mm is reported in whole millimetres, while rainfall below 1mm is reported to the nearest 0.2mm. Rainfall amounts below 0.1mm are indicated by "Trace". Rainfall totals for periods greater than 24 hours are indicated with a "/n" where 'n' is the period in days.

In station names 'AWS' means 'Automatic Weather Station', and 'AP' means 'Airport'.

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