Noteworthy synoptic observations for Friday, 15 August 2008 l prepared 0157 EST, 16/08/08
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Max Var Min Var Grs Min Rainfall Station Mth/ Date Time local Cloud amounts & types Wind Temp Dew Pt Rel Hum Pressure Weather Description Vis Comments
° C ° C ° C ° C ° C mm/ hr mm/ hr       Tot Cov Low Cloud(base m x 100) Mid High Dir °/ km/h ° C ° C % hPa/ 3hr tendency Pre- sent Past km  
Western Australia
004 Pilbara - De Grey
30.0 +1.0 16.2 +3.1 14 - - PORT HEDLAND AIRPORT 0815 0900 25/W 110/35 22.1 -13.8 8 1021.91.2 25.0 -
011 Eucla
17.0 -2.0 -5.0 -11.3 -7 - - EYRE 0815 0900 -/SE - - 160/02 12.8 7.7 71 1033.61.0 20.0 -
Northern Territory
015 Northern Plateau--Barkly/Alice Spgs
17.0 -8.0 - - - - - JERVOIS 0815 1530 - - - 140/28 16.3 -8.5 17 1022.12.7 50.0 -
- - - - 5 - - RABBIT FLAT 0815 0930 -/ - 100/21 13.7 -4.2 29 1022.92.0 40.0 -
- - 7.4 - - - - RABBIT FLAT 0815 1230 -/ - 100/24 19.9 -5.0 18 1022.00.9 40.0 -
23.0 - - - - - - RABBIT FLAT 0815 1530 - - - 110/22 22.5 -6.0 14 1018.53.4 40.0 -
- - - - - - - RABBIT FLAT 0815 1830 -/ - 120/18 21.7 -7.4 13 1018.30.2 40.0 -
Queensland
040 South Coast Moreton & Brisbane
21.0 +0.2 1.0 -9.6 - - - COOLANGATTA 0815 0900 - - - - 130/08 15.8 1.2 37 1014.80.1 - - - -
- - 0.6 -10.0 - - - COOLANGATTA 0815 1200 - - - - 070/11 20.3 0.7 27 1012.62.2 - - - -
New South Wales
056 Northern Tablelands - west
15.0 -1.2 -4.0 -8.4 -8 - - INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE 0815 0900 - - - 170/13 6.2 -0.1 64 1018.70.3 50.0 -
- - -3.6 -8.0 - - - INVERELL RESEARCH CENTRE 0815 1200 - - - - 200/13 11.4 -0.5 44 1017.21.4 - - - -
058 Northern Rivers
21.0 -1.3 -1.0 -9.7 - - - MURWILLUMBAH (BRAY PARK) 0815 0900 - - - Calm 11.0 10.2 95 - 45.0 -
059 Mid North Coast
18.0 -1.7 0.0 -8.2 -5 - - COFFS HARBOUR MO 0815 0900 - - - 230/18 14.1 -1.8 33 1014.5 40.0 -
063 Central Tablelands - south
- - - - - 0.6/12 0.6/12 ORANGE AIRPORT COMPARISON 0815 0300 3/SW - - 230/28 1.0 1.0 100 - 5.0 -
071 Southern Tablelands-Snowy Mountains
2.0 -1.3 - - - - - PERISHER VALLEY SKI CENTRE 0815 1500 0/SW - - 230/11 0.0 0.0 100 - 10.0 -
6.0 -0.3 - - - 0.8/6 0.8/6 THREDBO VILLAGE 0815 1500 15/NW - - Calm 2.0 2.0 100 - 10.0 /
Victoria
083 Northeast - Upper
- - -1.9 +0.5 - - 8/3 MOUNT BULLER 0815 1200 - - - - 240/26 0.0 -0.2 99 - - - - -
- - - - - - 12/3 MOUNT BULLER 0815 1800 - - - - 230/30 0.1 -0.2 98 - - - - -
084 East Gippsland
13.0 -1.6 - - - 7/6 2/3 GABO ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1500 3/SW - - 230/65 12.1 7.9 75 1008.80.7 15.0 -
- - - - - - 1/15 POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE) 0815 0600 6/SW - - 270/67 11.0 10.4 96 - 10.0 -
12.0 -2.9 - - - 5/24 4/3 POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE) 0815 0900 6/SW - - 250/67 10.0 10.0 100 - 5.0 no min temp again...due to strong wind
085 West Gippsland
0.0 - -1.0 - - 31/24 4/3 MT BAW BAW 0815 0900 - - - - Calm 0.0 -0.4 97 - - - - -
1.0 - - - - 15/6 8/3 MT BAW BAW 0815 1500 - - - - 230/31 0.4 0.0 97 - - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 0100 - - - - 250/70 11.1 8.5 84 1011.0 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 0400 - - - - 250/67 11.3 8.0 80 1010.4 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 0600 - - - - 250/63 11.0 8.6 85 1010.50.9 - - - -
11.0 -1.8 10.0 +1.7 - 1/24 - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 0900 - - - - 240/81 10.9 8.0 82 1011.51.0 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1000 - - - - 240/72 11.0 7.7 80 1011.6 - - - -
- - 9.6 +1.3 - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1200 - - - - 240/70 10.2 7.1 81 1011.10.4 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1300 - - - - 240/78 10.5 6.1 74 1010.6 - - - -
11.0 -1.8 - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1500 - - - - 250/67 10.7 6.1 73 1010.30.8 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1600 - - - - 240/65 10.4 6.6 77 1010.6 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1800 - - - - 240/68 10.2 6.0 75 1010.80.5 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 1900 - - - - 240/72 10.2 5.8 74 1011.2 - - - -
- - - - - - - WILSONS PROMONTORY LIGHTHOUSE 0815 2200 - - - - 230/76 9.6 5.2 74 1011.2 - - - -
086 East Central
15.0 +0.9 - - - 8/6 8/3 ESSENDON AIRPORT 0815 1500 - - - - 180/17 11.1 9.7 91 1016.01.4 - - - -
088 North Central
- - - - - - 5/3 KILMORE GAP 0815 1800 - - - 190/21 7.5 7.2 98 1016.50.5 - - 0.1 -
Tasmania
091 North Coast
11.4 - - - - - 0.2/3 CAPE GRIM BAPS 0815 0000 - - - 220/67 10.6 6.6 76 1014.90.8 - - - -
- - - - - - - CAPE GRIM BAPS 0815 0100 - - - - 220/63 10.6 6.7 77 1015.0 - - - -
- - - - - 6/18 0.2/3 CAPE GRIM BAPS 0815 0300 - - - 220/65 10.6 6.1 74 1014.00.9 - - - -
- - - - - - - CAPE GRIM BAPS 0815 0400 - - - - 210/68 10.6 5.2 69 1013.7 - - - -
- - - - - - - CAPE GRIM BAPS 0815 0600 - - - 220/67 10.1 5.6 74 1013.40.6 - - - -
096 Central Plateau
4.0 -4.1 2.0 +2.1 - 25/24 25/24 LAKE ST CLAIR NATIONAL PARK 0815 0900 - - - 250/17 2.5 1.2 91 - 2.0 50000
- - - - - - - LIAWENEE 0815 0900 - - - 180/28 -0.3 - - 1010.61.7 10.0 50000
3.0 - - - - 0.6/6 0.4/3 LIAWENEE 0815 1500 - - - 170/31 0.1 - - 1010.00.7 20.0 50000
097 West Coast
1.4 - - - - - - MOUNT READ 0815 0000 - - - - 200/67 1.0 0.7 98 1010.40.1 - - - -
- - - - - - - MOUNT READ 0815 0300 - - - - 210/72 0.4 0.1 98 1009.60.7 - - - -
5.9 - - - - - 8/3 SCOTTS PEAK DAM 0815 0000 - - - - 240/30 4.8 4.4 97 - - - - -
6.0 - 3.0 - - 30/24 0.4/3 SCOTTS PEAK DAM 0815 0900 - - - - 160/11 3.4 2.6 94 - - - - -
Islands
200 Islands
11.7 - - - - - - HOGAN ISLAND 0815 0000 - - - - 250/78 10.6 8.0 84 1011.71.4 - - - -
- - - - - 2/18 - HOGAN ISLAND 0815 0300 - - - - 250/81 10.8 8.1 83 1010.90.8 - - - -
- - - - - - - HOGAN ISLAND 0815 0600 - - - - 250/67 10.7 7.4 80 1011.40.5 - - - -
12.0 - 9.0 - - 2/24 - HOGAN ISLAND 0815 0900 - - - - 240/67 11.0 7.5 79 1012.00.6 - - - -