Tasmania 9 am Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

0900 (9am) on Sunday, 20 May 2018

(Produced 10:22 on Sunday, 20 May 2018)

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WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
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w
m
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24hr /days
NORTHERN
Bridport                
Burnie                
Cape Grim   WSW 69           2
Cressy   N 15   11 7 16 3  
Devonport 5 WNW 32   13 9 16 11  
Launceston   NW 11   12 8 16 2  
Launceston AP 2 NNW 20   10 7 14 5  
Low Head   WNW 44   14 10 15 12  
Luncheon Hill   SW 26 Rain 9 9 11 8 7
Marrawah 7 WSW 32 Showers 12 9 13 10 3
Scottsdale 7 N 7 Haze 11 7 14 7  
Sheffield   NW 15   11 7 13 8  
Smithton   WSW 32   11 11 14 11 2
Wynyard AP 8 W 24   12 9 16 11 0.2
EAST COAST
Bicheno                
Eddystone   W 26   14 8 16 11  
Fingal Forestry   SE 4   11 5 16 3  
Friendly Beach   WSW 17   13 5 17 10  
Lake Leake 3 W 28 Fine 9 3 11 -1 0.2
Maria Island   WSW 15   13 3 15 11  
Orford 1 SW 9 Fine 13 2 17 10  
Scamander                
St Helens AP 7 WNW 9 Cloudy 12 8 17 8  
Swan Island   W 43   14 10 15 11  
Swansea 3 SW 15 Fine 13 4 17 9  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray 4 SW 48 Fine 11 1 14 9  
Ross 5 CALM Cloudy 12 5 15 3  
Tunnack   WSW 24   9 1      
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   WNW 24   13 2 15 10  
Cape Bruny AWS   W 46   11 6 13 10  
Dover 7 W 32 Distant precip. 11 5 14 10  
Geeveston Frst                
Grove 1 S 17 Fine 12 0 14 9  
Hartz Mountains   WSW 48   4 0 6 3 1
Hobart   WSW 19   13 0 15 12  
Hobart AP 2 NNE 6 Haze 13 2 15 11  
Mt Wellington   WSW 50   1 -3 4 1  
Tasman Island   WSW 22   10 3 12 9  
Warra   W 22 Recent precip. 7 3 9 7 6
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park 6 NW 15 Cloudy 13 3 15 10  
Maydena 8 SW 22 Overcast 10 3 11 9 0.6
Ouse   NNW 17   13 5 15 10  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   WSW 19 Recent precip. 7 5 10 6 10
Lake St Clair 8 CALM Rain 7 5 8 6 5
Liawenee   WSW 11   5 5 9 4  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is 8 WNW 61 Drizzle 10 6 12 9 5
Mount Read   SW 61 Rain 4 4 5 3 38
Scotts Peak       9 4 9 7 6
Strahan AP 5 SW 20 Recent precip. 11 10 13 11 9
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 4 W 50   14 11 15 12 0.4
King Is AP 8 WSW 43   14 9 15 12 2
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 2 WSW 22 Recent precip. -2 -4 3 -3 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 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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