Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Saturday, 25 February 2017

(Produced 15:45 on Saturday, 25 February 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             13  
Burnie             12  
Cape Grim   E 30   18 10 20 11  
Cressy   SE 7   20 4 21 10  
Devonport   NNW 20   18 7 20 11  
Launceston   N 9   22 5 23 13  
Launceston AP 1 W 15   20 3 22 11  
Low Head   N 20   18 10 20 14  
Luncheon Hill   NNE 19   18 9 20 7  
Marrawah                
Scottsdale   NW 13   20 8 21 12  
Sheffield   NW 17   19 7 19 9  
Smithton   ENE 22   18 11 20 10  
Wynyard AP 8 ENE 13   18 8 19 12  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             11  
Eddystone   SE 20   19 9 20 13 0.2
Fingal Forestry   NE 20   18 3 21 10  
Friendly Beach   ESE 19   19 7 20 10  
Lake Leake             6  
Maria Island   ESE 19   17 1 18 11  
Orford             9  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   ESE 11   17 7 18 13  
Swan Island   E 24   19 11 19 14 0.2
Swansea             9  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             4  
Ross             7  
Tunnack   SSE 9   17 -2 19 1  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   S 24   19 4 20 5  
Cape Bruny AWS   SW 24   16 5 18 11  
Dover             6  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   SSW 9   20 4 20 2  
Hartz Mountains   WSW 15   15 4 16 3  
Hobart   SE 20   17 5 18 9  
Hobart AP 1 SSE 22 Fine 17 3 19 8  
Mt Wellington   SE 7   6 3 9 0  
Tasman Island   SSW 17   15 5 16    
Warra   SSW 7   15 5 15 3  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   N 15   21 5 21 3 0.2
Maydena 0 9 Fine 18 3 19 3  
Ouse   ESE 15   20 5 20 3  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   W 11   16 3 17 -1  
Lake St Clair             0  
Liawenee   NE 15   14 6 17 1  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   WNW 26   15 5 15 11  
Mount Read   S 13   10 7 12 1  
Scotts Peak   NW 17   20 7 22 6 0.2
Strahan AP   SSW 24   18 7 19 5  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 ESE 24   20 9 20 13  
King Is AP 4 S 30 Showers 19 12 20 10  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 7 W 48 Showers 7 4 9 7 0.8

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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