Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Thursday, 25 May 2017

(Produced 15:45 on Thursday, 25 May 2017)

STATIONS C
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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 7 W 2 Distant precip. 13 12 14 7 3
Burnie             8  
Cape Grim   WNW 32   14 12 16 11  
Cressy   NNW 30   14 11 15 1  
Devonport 8 WNW 26   14 12 15 4 0.6
Launceston   NNW 22   14 12 14 3 0.2
Launceston AP 8 N 22   12 11 14 3 0.6
Low Head   WNW 39   15 13 15 13  
Luncheon Hill   SW 24   11 11 12 8 2
Marrawah             11  
Scottsdale   NW 17   12 12 13 4 0.8
Sheffield   NW 20   12 9 13 5 0.4
Smithton   NW 22   14 13 16 7 0.6
Wynyard AP 8 NW 30   15 11 16 4 0.4
EAST COAST
Bicheno             8  
Eddystone   WNW 33   17 12 17 8  
Fingal Forestry   NNW 4   15 9 16 0  
Friendly Beach   WNW 9   15 12 18 7  
Lake Leake             3  
Maria Island   N 32   14 9 15 10  
Orford             5  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 1 WNW 20   15 11 17 5  
Swan Island   WNW 35   15 12 17 9 0.4
Swansea             4  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             6  
Ross             3  
Tunnack   N 32   10 8 11 5  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   N 22   14 9 14 6  
Cape Bruny AWS   N 19   13 9 15 9  
Dover             7  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   NW 2   16 9 17 5  
Hartz Mountains   NW 24   8 8 8 4 0.4
Hobart   NNW 13   15 7 16 9  
Hobart AP 7 N 17   13 8 15 9  
Mt Wellington   NW 50   5 5 6 1  
Tasman Island   N 32   13 7 14 9  
Warra   NW 24   11 10 11 6 0.6
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NNW 24   17 8 17 7  
Maydena 6 SSW 17 Cloudy 13 9 16 7  
Ouse   NW 19   17 11 17 4  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   W 11   10 8 11 6 0.2
Lake St Clair             5  
Liawenee   WNW 24   8 8 10 2 0.2
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NNW 48   12 9 12 9 2
Mount Read   NNW 33   5 5 6   8
Scotts Peak   NW 44   10 10 11 7 3
Strahan AP 8 NNW 30   14 11 14 10 4
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 WNW 33   15 12 16 13 0.4
King Is AP 8 NNW 39   15 13 16 11 2
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 NNW 26 Mist 5 5 6 4 0.2

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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