Tasmania 3 pm Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

1500 (3pm) on Tuesday, 25 April 2017

(Produced 15:15 on Tuesday, 25 April 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 W 9 Fine 17 12 18 14 0.4
Burnie             14  
Cape Grim   W 33   16 10 17 13  
Cressy   N 13   16 12 18 12  
Devonport 5 W 30   17 9 19 14  
Launceston   N 13   19 15 19 13  
Launceston AP 1 NNW 15   16 12 17 12  
Low Head   W 32   17 13 17 14  
Luncheon Hill   WNW 19   14 10 15 10  
Marrawah             12  
Scottsdale   WNW 15   17 11 18 13 0.2
Sheffield   W 22   15 6 15 12  
Smithton   W 26   16 11 17 12  
Wynyard AP 3 W 22   17 8 18 13  
EAST COAST
Bicheno             14  
Eddystone   W 15   17 15 18 14 7
Fingal Forestry   WNW 13   17 12 18 11 1
Friendly Beach   W 6   17 16 17 13  
Lake Leake             11  
Maria Island   SSE 9   15 12 16 14  
Orford             13  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 3 ENE 11   16 15 16 14 5
Swan Island   W 17   16 15 17 15 4
Swansea             13  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray             10  
Ross             12  
Tunnack   W 17   14 9 15 10  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   WSW 11   16 10 18 12  
Cape Bruny AWS   SW 7   15 12 17 12  
Dover             10  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove   SW 9   16 7 17 11  
Hartz Mountains   W 32   9 6 11 7  
Hobart   SE 9   16 11 16 13  
Hobart AP 6 S 7   16 11 16 12  
Mt Wellington   W 19   7 5 7 5  
Tasman Island   S 7   13 11 15 13  
Warra   W 15   13 8 14 7  
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   W 9   18 8 18 12  
Maydena 4 9 Fine 14 10 15 11  
Ouse   WNW 15   16 9 18 11  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   WNW 9   11 4 12 8  
Lake St Clair             8  
Liawenee   WNW 17   12 6 12 8  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is   NW 48   13 9   12  
Mount Read   W 17   6 6 7 5 0.2
Scotts Peak   WNW 32   12 7 15 10  
Strahan AP 5 NW 20   15 10 17 11  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 WSW 33   16 15 18 13 0.8
King Is AP 4 W 26   17 11 17 13  
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 N 57 Drizzle 8 7 9 7  

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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