Tasmania 9 am Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

0900 (9am) on Saturday, 20 October 2018

(Produced 10:00 on Saturday, 20 October 2018)

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WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
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24hr /days
NORTHERN
Bridport                
Burnie                
Cape Grim   WSW 33   12 7 18 11 3
Cressy   N 17 Rain 13 13 18 10 5
Devonport 7 WNW 28 Drizzle 13 12 17 13 3
Launceston   CALM Rain 14 13 19 11 4
Launceston AP 7 N 11 Rain 13 12 17 10 5
Low Head   WNW 33 Recent precip. 13 12 17 13 4
Luncheon Hill   WSW 11   9 9 16 8 3
Marrawah 7 W 19 Cloudy 12 11 17 11 3
Scottsdale 8 W 11 Showers 13 13 18 11 4
Sheffield   N 6   12 12 16 11 6
Smithton   WSW 17   13 13 18 11 4
Wynyard AP 8 W 24   12 9 17 11 3
EAST COAST
Bicheno 8 NNW 30 Overcast 15 13 21 14  
Eddystone   W 35 Rain 15 14 20 13 1
Fingal Forestry   SW 4   14 10 21 10  
Friendly Beach   WSW 6   16 12 22 13  
Lake Leake 8 WNW 28 Overcast 12 12 15 7 0.4
Maria Island   NNW 33   17 12 20 15  
Orford 8 NW 4 Overcast 17 14 22 14  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 7 W 19 Rain 17 13 21 12  
Swan Island   W 26 Recent precip. 15 14 17 13 2
Swansea 8 NW 26 Overcast 18 12 21 13  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray 8 CALM Distant precip. 13 10 22 12 2
Ross 8 NNE 15 Showers 13 13 17 8 1
Tunnack   NW 6 Recent precip. 13 11 17 11 1
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   NNW 24   15 10 22 14 1
Cape Bruny AWS   W 41   13 7 19 12 0.2
Dover 7 NW 33 Distant precip. 14 8 21 11  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove 8 WSW 22 Overcast 15 6 22 11 0.2
Hartz Mountains   W 56   6 4 17 5  
Hobart   N 24   16 10 22 15 0.2
Hobart AP 7 NNW 20 Recent precip. 16 12 22 15 0.2
Mt Wellington   NW 52   6 4 12 6  
Tasman Island   SW 9   16 10 18 12 0.2
Warra   WNW 20   9 6 19 9 0.2
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   SSW 15   14 9     0.6
Maydena 8 WNW 9 Overcast 10 7 22 10 1
Ouse   WNW 11   13 10 24 11 1
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   W 13   7 5 19 7 5
Lake St Clair 8 WSW 4 Recent precip. 8 6 19 8 10
Liawenee   N 17 Recent precip. 9 8 14 7 4
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is 7 NW 57 Distant precip. 11 7 19 11 0.6
Mount Read   WNW 24 Recent precip. 3 3 12 3 10
Scotts Peak   WNW 19   9 7 21 8 0.4
Strahan AP 7 NW 22   13 8 21 11 1
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 W 19 Recent precip. 15 15 21 14 0.4
King Is AP 7 W 22   13 8 20 11 2
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 NNW 26 Drizzle 6 6 7 4 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 24 hours.
MIN - Minimum temperature for the previous 24 hours (reported at 9am only).
RAIN - Rainfall in millimetres (mm) over the previous 24 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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