Tasmania 9 am Weather Bulletin

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Daily Weather Bulletin - Tasmania

Bureau of Meteorology - Tasmania/Antarctica Regional Office

0900 (9am) on Tuesday, 18 February 2020

(Produced 10:00 on Tuesday, 18 February 2020)

STATIONS C
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8
ths
WIND WEATHER TEMP (C) RAIN
mm
dir spd
km/h
d
r
y
d
e
w
m
a
x
m
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n
24hr /days
NORTHERN
Bridport                
Burnie                
Cape Grim   SE 37 Rain 13 12 20 13 4
Cressy   SE 13   14 9 23 9  
Devonport 8 SSE 11   16 9 20 11  
Launceston   ESE 7   17 10      
Launceston AP 5 SSE 19   15 8 23 8  
Low Head   ESE 13   16 11 19 11  
Luncheon Hill   S 9   11 10 22 11  
Marrawah 8 SE 15 Thunderstorm 13 12 21 11 1
Scottsdale 6 ESE 6 Haze 16 9 22 9  
Sheffield   SE 13   14 9 21 9  
Smithton   SSE 9 Rain 14 12 21 9 0.4
Wynyard AP 8 SE 11   15 9 19 10  
EAST COAST
Bicheno 1 CALM Fine 18 10 20 11  
Eddystone   ESE 24   17 11 20 14  
Fingal Forestry   CALM   12 7 21 5  
Friendly Beach   W 4   15 9 21 10  
Lake Leake 1 ENE 4 Fine 11 6 15 5  
Maria Island   N 7   15 9 18 12  
Orford 2 NW 4 Fine 15 9 18 7  
Scamander                
St Helens AP   WNW 2   13 10 19 10  
Swan Island   E 30   16 10 21 15  
Swansea 1 NE 4 Fine 15 9 18 9  
MIDLANDS
Melton Mowbray 2 CALM Fine 8 7 22 5  
Ross 2 S 4 Fine 12 7 22 7  
Tunnack   NW 4   12 8 20 5  
SOUTH EAST
Bull Bay                
Campania   N 9   14 7 22 6  
Cape Bruny AWS   NNE 13   15 11 19 9  
Dover 2 WNW 6 Fine 7 5 20 6 Tce
Geeveston Frst                
Grove 1 CALM Fine 11 8 21 4  
Hartz Mountains   WSW 17   10 7 19 6  
Hobart   NNW 11   14 8 19 9  
Hobart AP 1 NW 11 Fine 13 7 20 8  
Mt Wellington   S 9   8 5 11 2 0.2
Tasman Island                
Warra   ENE 6   11 8      
DERWENT VALLEY
Bushy Park   NNE 4   12 8 23 5  
Maydena 2 CALM Fine 7 7 22 4  
Ouse   CALM   13 7 23 5  
Tarraleah                
CENTRAL PLATEAU
Butlers Gorge   CALM   12 8 20 3  
Lake St Clair 6 CALM Cloudy 10 8 20 5  
Liawenee   NE 6   8 8 18 2  
WEST COAST
Maatsuyker Is 7 N 9 Haze 13   17 12  
Mount Read   S 13   9 8 17 6 0.2
Scotts Peak   ESE 7   12 9 24 8  
Strahan AP 8 SE 9   15 13 21 13  
Strathgordon                
BASS STRAIT ISLANDS
Flinders Island 8 E 26   17 12 22 12  
King Is AP 8 E 30 Rain 17 17 21 16 6
MACQUARIE ISLAND
Macquarie Is 8 ESE 20 Mist 8 7 10 7 0.4

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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