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Mildura 256km Radar/Lightning

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Radar Details

Mildura Wind Finding and Weather Watch Radar
Victoria
34.2330°S  142.0830°E  53m AMSL

LocationMildura Airport Radar TypeWF 100 C Band Typical Availability0000-0300; 0430-0900; 1030-1500; 1630-2100; 2230-0000

The Mildura radar has a very good view in all directions as there are no significant geographic features in the area. Its only limitations are those common to all C Band radar, that is that if there are large thunderstorms around, the radar will not be able to detect accurately the strength of storms located behind the closest storms. This will also lead to the underestimation of the strength, at times, of very intense isolated storms. False echoes are sometimes observed very close to the radar especially in stable conditions. Echoes within five or so kilometres of the radar and overhead are poorly resolved as the scanning elevation is too low.

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Weather News

Blowy afternoon for Sydney-siders

14:01 EST

A gusty west/northwesterly airflow is rattling windows across the Sydney Basin this afternoon as the northern flank of a complex low gives one last huff.

SA Weather: Whyalla residents angry after failing to get blackout relief grants

13:32 EST

South Australia Treasurer Tom Koutsantonis has been confronted by angry people at a relief centre in Whyalla, some who have been waiting two days to apply for emergency grants.

WA storm blacks out 13,000 properties, severe weather warning for damaging winds remains

13:24 EST

Thousands of properties are without power in Western Australia's south west after damaging winds brought down trees and debris, with a severe weather warning still in place for a large part of the state.