Tasmania Rainfall Bulletin
(Ungroup by district)
|Rain to 9am||Interval|
|BURNIE (ROUND HILL)||1.8||-|
|CAPE GRIM BAPS (COMPARISON)||2.4||-|
|LUNCHEON HILL (FORESTRY)||1.2||-|
|SHEFFIELD SCHOOL FARM||0.8||-|
|BRIDPORT (SEA VIEW VILLAS)||1||24|
|SCOTTSDALE (WEST MINSTONE ROAD)||2.2||-|
|West & Sth Coast|
|LOW ROCKY POINT||3||24|
|MAATSUYKER ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE||2||24|
|SCOTTS PEAK DAM||4||24|
|HARTZ MOUNTAIN (KEOGHS PIMPLE)||0.2||24|
|LAKE LEAKE (ELIZABETH RIVER)||0.2||-|
|ST HELENS AERODROME||0.4||-|
|CRESSY RESEARCH STATION||0.2||-|
|LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND)||0.8||-|
|KING ISLAND AIRPORT||0.2||-|
The former owner of the Grantham quarry that allegedly contributed to the fatal 2011 flood has said the western embankment beside the quarry was a natural landmark and not manmade.
Strengthening El Nino to reduce rainfall in northern and south-east Australia but wetter conditions for Western Australia
The Bureau of Meteorology has confirmed the El Nino pattern is strengthening in the Pacific and is likely to persist into next year.
The impact of the drought is expected to be the main theme as Queensland's bush councils hold a major conference today.