Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Saturday, 22 February 2020

(Produced 16:00 on Saturday, 22 February 2020)

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 20   19 9 20 10  
Cressy   NNW 30   22 7 23 4  
Devonport   NNW 15   19 10 20 9  
Launceston   NW 19   21 9 22 7  
Launceston AP   N 24   21 7 22 6  
Low Head   N 13   20 12 20 11  
Luncheon Hill   N 17   21 9 21 7  
Marrawah                
Scottsdale   N 15   19 9 19 9  
Sheffield   NNW 13   19 6 20 6  
Smithton   N 17   19 12 21 6  
Wynyard AP   NE 15   19 10 19 6  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             8  
Eddystone   N 32   19 11 20 13  
Fingal Forestry   NNE 2   22 5 24 6  
Friendly Beach   NNE 28   22 13 23 7  
Lake Leake             1  
Maria Island   SSW 7   18 9 20 10  
Orford             7  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   NW 15   23 10 23 10  
Swan Island   ENE 11   20 12 22 14  
Swansea             6  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             3  
Ross             2  
Tunnack   N 13   21 5 22 0  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   SE 13   25 3 26 4  
Cape Bruny AWS   ESE 26   18 10 19 9  
Dover             4  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   S 9   24 5 24 2  
Hartz Mountains   W 20   18 10 18 4 0.2
Hobart   SE 20   22 6 22 7  
Hobart AP 1 SSE 26 Fine 21 3 21 7  
Mt Wellington   N 17   14 3 15 1 0.2
Tasman Island                
Warra   WSW 15   19 7 19    
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NW 11   24 6 25 2  
Maydena             1  
Ouse   SW 15   26 7 26 2  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   WSW 7   20 6 20 -1  
Lake St Clair                
Liawenee   NNW 13   16 7 17 0  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NW 54   14   15 10  
Mount Read   N 15   14 7 15 3  
Scotts Peak   N 26   22 10 23 6  
Strahan AP   WSW 15   18 10 19 6  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 7 NNE 19   19 10 20 7  
King Is AP 2 SSW 24   18 11 19 5  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 7 W 44 Cloudy 7 4 10 4 Tce

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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