Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Monday, 21 August 2017

(Produced 16:00 on Monday, 21 August 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 6 CALM Cloudy 11 6 13 3  
Burnie             3  
Cape Grim   NNE 9   9 5 11 6  
Cressy   NNW 30   10 3 11 0  
Devonport 8 NNE 9   11 6 11 1  
Launceston   N 13   11 6 12 1 0.4
Launceston AP 6 NNW 17   9 4 10 1  
Low Head   NE 13   10 8 11 3  
Luncheon Hill   NNE 13   9 4 10 4  
Marrawah             5  
Scottsdale   WNW 4   9 4 9 1  
Sheffield   NNW 9   9 3 10 0  
Smithton   E 9   11 7 11 3  
Wynyard AP 8 ENE 13   10 6 12 0 1
EAST COAST
Bicheno             5  
Eddystone   NNW 20   11 5 12 5  
Fingal Forestry   WNW 7   11 1 11 -4  
Friendly Beach   W 6   12 4 14 3  
Lake Leake             -3  
Maria Island   E 6   10 2 12 7  
Orford             3  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 3 WNW 13   12 5 13 2  
Swan Island   NNW 17   11 7 11 6 0.6
Swansea             2  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             1  
Ross             0  
Tunnack   WSW 15   9 0 10 -1  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   WNW 7   13 2 14 2 0.2
Cape Bruny AWS   NNE 11   11 4 13 5  
Dover             1  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   SSW 6   12 2 13 -2  
Hartz Mountains   WNW 19   4 2 6 0  
Hobart   N 7   13 3 14 3  
Hobart AP 5 SSW 7   12 -1 14 5  
Mt Wellington   SW 13   0 0 0 -3  
Tasman Island   SSW 6   8 3 11    
Warra   W 2   7 4 9 -1  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NNW 9   12 2 13 -2  
Maydena 8 WNW 9 Overcast 10 3 11 0  
Ouse   SW 4   12 4 12 -3  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   N 9   7 1 9 -3  
Lake St Clair             -3  
Liawenee   W 19   5 1 6 -6  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NNW 24   10 5 11 7  
Mount Read   N 15   1 1 2 -2 5
Scotts Peak   NNW 15   8 5 12 2  
Strahan AP   N 13   12 5 14 3  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 WSW 13   12 6 13 2  
King Is AP 6 N 22   10 5 12 5 0.2
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 6 WNW 48 Cloudy 5 -1 6 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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