Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Wednesday, 18 October 2017

(Produced 15:32 on Wednesday, 18 October 2017)

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 4 NE 4 Fine 24 10 25    
Burnie             11  
Cape Grim   ENE 35   19 13 20 12  
Cressy   NNW 19   26 9 27 5  
Devonport   NE 9   18 15 21 10  
Launceston   NNW 17   28 7 29 7  
Launceston AP   N 24   26 6 27 9  
Low Head   NE 11   17 14 19 10  
Luncheon Hill   N 26   26 10 27 15  
Marrawah             14  
Scottsdale   NNW 17   26 7 27 12  
Sheffield   NNW 13   23 13 24 9  
Smithton   ENE 24   22 16 22 13  
Wynyard AP   ENE 11   18 14 20 7  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             11  
Eddystone   N 28   18 14 19 13 0.2
Fingal Forestry   N 19   30 -2 31 5  
Friendly Beach   NE 17   19 16 21 11  
Lake Leake             7  
Maria Island   N 37   21 11 25 13  
Orford             11  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   NNE 22   22 12 23 10  
Swan Island   N 9   18 14      
Swansea             9  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             9  
Ross             7  
Tunnack   N 35   26 5 28 9  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   N 28   31 10 33 11  
Cape Bruny AWS   N 17   29 8 30 12  
Dover             11  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   N 15   30 3 30 8  
Hartz Mountains   NNE 9   25 7 26 14  
Hobart   SSE 19   27 9 32 15  
Hobart AP 7 SSE 17 Cloudy 27 8 32 13  
Mt Wellington   N 19   22 4 22 12  
Tasman Island   N 26   19 8 24 16  
Warra   ENE 7   27 8 27 11  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NE 6   29 13 29 6  
Maydena 5 NW 9 Cloudy 29 9 29 7  
Ouse   SSE 11   29   29 7  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   N 11   26 3 26 6  
Lake St Clair                
Liawenee   NNW 17   21 2 23 6  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NNW 19   25 8 27 11  
Mount Read   N 26   22 7 23 11  
Scotts Peak   NNW 13 Recent precip. 29 8   13  
Strahan AP 1 NNW 26   29 9 32 14  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island   SW 9   24 16 25 13  
King Is AP   NNE 24   27 15 28 14  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 NW 39 Mist 7 5 7 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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