Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Tuesday, 12 December 2017

(Produced 15:45 on Tuesday, 12 December 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 2 NNW 9 Haze 21 13 22 12  
Burnie             14  
Cape Grim   SW 37   17 11 18 14  
Cressy   NNW 15   27 13 28 10  
Devonport 5 NW 19   18 13 20 11  
Launceston   NW 20   25 14 25 11  
Launceston AP   NNW 17   26 8 27 10  
Low Head   NW 17   19 14 21 13  
Luncheon Hill   SW 15   22 13 23 10  
Marrawah             13  
Scottsdale   N 20   22 13 23 10  
Sheffield   NNW 19   21 14 23 9  
Smithton   WSW 24   23 13 24 10  
Wynyard AP   NW 19   25 15 25 11  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             12  
Eddystone   N 37   19 14 20 12  
Fingal Forestry   NNE 22   26 13 29 7  
Friendly Beach   ENE 15   21 14 23 12  
Lake Leake             6  
Maria Island   ESE 24   19 12 21 14  
Orford             13  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   NE 24   24 14 25 12  
Swan Island   NW 24   19 14 20 15  
Swansea             10  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             9  
Ross             9  
Tunnack   SW 17   23 9 24 7  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   WNW 24   27 7 27 12  
Cape Bruny AWS   SW 28   19 11 21 13  
Dover             11  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   SSW 17   25 8 26 8  
Hartz Mountains   W 37   17 10 18 7  
Hobart   SE 20   23 13 24 12  
Hobart AP 5 SSE 22 Cloudy 22 11 24 13  
Mt Wellington   N 20   16 7 18 5  
Tasman Island   S 13   17 13 18 13  
Warra   W 15   20 8 21 8  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   WSW 11   26 9 26 10  
Maydena 5 WSW 17 Cloudy 22 10 22 12  
Ouse   SW 22   28 9 28 10  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   SW 20   21 5 22 6  
Lake St Clair             6  
Liawenee   SW 24   22 5 23 2  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NNW 54   15 8 15 11  
Mount Read   SSW 17            
Scotts Peak   NNW 35   23 13 23 11 0.2
Strahan AP   W 17   19 11 20 13  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 7 W 24   18 13 20 15  
King Is AP   SW 20   18 12 19 10  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 7 W 28 Cloudy 5 -1 6 1  

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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