Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Wednesday, 05 August 2020

(Produced 16:00 on Wednesday, 05 August 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   S 59   8 3 10 2  
Cressy   S 35   9 1 10 1  
Devonport   S 28   12 -2 13 2  
Launceston   S 32   11 1 11 0 9
Launceston AP 6 S 30   9 1 9 0 8
Low Head   S 30   11 8 12 2  
Luncheon Hill   SSW 30   7 2 9 0  
Marrawah             2  
Scottsdale   SW 20   8 1 9 1  
Sheffield   S 26   9 -2 10 2  
Smithton   SSW 37   10 4 12 3  
Wynyard AP   SSW 22   11 1 12 2  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             3  
Eddystone   SSW 50   10 5 12 3  
Fingal Forestry   WSW 20   7 1 7 1 1
Friendly Beach   SSW 33 Rain 7 6 8 3 10
Lake Leake             -1  
Maria Island   SSW 67   9 5 9 3 0.6
Orford             1  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 8 SSW 26   10 3 11 2  
Swan Island   WSW 32   10 2 11 3  
Swansea             1  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             -1  
Ross             0  
Tunnack   SSW 35 Rain 3 3 5 -1 2
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   SSW 30   8 3 9 1 0.2
Cape Bruny AWS   S 30   7 3 9 5 1
Dover             0  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   SSW 15   7 3 8 0 3
Hartz Mountains   S 11 Rain 0 -1     8
Hobart   S 28 Recent precip. 7 3 9 3 0.4
Hobart AP 7 S 33 Showers 7 4 9 3 0.6
Mt Wellington   CALM   -2 -3 -2 -6  
Tasman Island   SSW 37   6 2 7 2 0.6
Warra   SSW 19   4 1 5 0 1
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   SW 17   9 1 9 1  
Maydena 6 W 17 Cloudy 8 3 8 -1  
Ouse   SE 13   8 3 11 1  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   SW 9   3 -1 4 -2 11
Lake St Clair                
Liawenee   SSW 33   0   0 -5 2
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   SSE 54   7   8 3 0.4
Mount Read   WNW 15 Recent precip. -1   0 -5 1
Scotts Peak   S 24 Recent precip. 4 1 6 0 0.4
Strahan AP 6 S 19   8 5 10 3 0.2
Strathgordon             -2  
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 5 SW 56   11 4 11 0  
King Is AP 7 SSW 26   9 2 12 5  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 WNW 39 Showers 3 1 4 0 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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