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by Wilko
Mon May 10, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Upper trough followed by a strong front: May 8-11
Replies: 27
Views: 1027

Re: Upper trough followed by a strong front: May 8-11

Cats and dogs here !
Watching the radar closely
Should have cleared the gutters ..damn
by Wilko
Tue May 04, 2021 10:18 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Last gasp Warmth and Cut-off Low to start May 2021
Replies: 77
Views: 3643

Re: Last gasp Warmth and Cut-off Low to start May 2021

Adam38 wrote:
Tue May 04, 2021 10:02 am
Just shy of 60mm for the event!!!
Wow that’s very good out that way
12mm was forecasting 20mm but didn’t realise the easterly flow
Maybe 1 or 2mm more
by Wilko
Mon May 03, 2021 9:02 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Last gasp Warmth and Cut-off Low to start May 2021
Replies: 77
Views: 3643

Re: Last gasp Warmth and Cut-off Low to start May 2021

Yes 5mmm here to date
Strange system to view on the charts
Looks like it will Hose down tonight
Anticipating 20mm + :bringiton:
by Wilko
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Series of front with possible cold outbreak: April 8-12
Replies: 72
Views: 5711

Re: Series of front with possible cold outbreak: April 8-12

Finally we are settling in a Autumn pattern ahead
NW winds and good surfing :D
Registered 18mm from the previous event
by Wilko
Tue Mar 23, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?
Replies: 128
Views: 11015

Re: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?

3.5mm here since Saturday. Light intermittent rain here throughout the night continuing as I type. Interested to see how this unfolds, we typically don’t do well here in easterly events due to shadowing from the Strzelecki’s. This one feels different though, the westerly trajectory of the low is th...
by Wilko
Sun Mar 21, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?
Replies: 128
Views: 11015

Re: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?

Watching the BNE radar and the Coolangatta radar going off last couple of hours
The East coast is a mess !
by Wilko
Sat Mar 20, 2021 6:22 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?
Replies: 128
Views: 11015

Re: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?

Petros wrote:
Sat Mar 20, 2021 5:44 pm
A massive Broome-sourced NW cloudband has now arrived into the NSW mid north. Fuel to a fire.
I was waiting for that
Now things get really interesting !
by Wilko
Thu Mar 18, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?
Replies: 128
Views: 11015

Re: Possible Autumn Break 21-25 March?

I think this event has 2 parts at least
The 2nd part is more interesting at the trough taps into a Huge amount of tropical moisture from Central Australia and streams into northwest Victoria during Monday and Southern Vic Tuesday
:bringiton: :bringiton:
by Wilko
Wed Mar 17, 2021 9:43 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Thundery days ahead of a strong front: March 11-14
Replies: 54
Views: 4926

Re: Thundery days ahead of a strong front: March 11-14

May be time for a new thread
Things starting to look promising next week
EC has 65mm here with big tropical infeed and slow moving trough through multiple days next week
Long way out but certainly some regions will really cop it
by Wilko
Sun Mar 14, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Thundery days ahead of a strong front: March 11-14
Replies: 54
Views: 4926

Re: Thundery days ahead of a strong front: March 11-14

Exactly 20mm here..needed that big time
Now looking forward to seeing the models evolve into next weekend
by Wilko
Fri Feb 12, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: A brief hot spell followed by some rain: February 11-13
Replies: 19
Views: 2509

Re: A brief hot spell followed by some rain: February 11-13

5mm here overnight :D
Nice drop before the heat returns
by Wilko
Sat Jan 30, 2021 11:08 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

41mm for yesterday..total for January 73mm
107mm last year
Very useful rain for bayside as it was very dry before yesterday
by Wilko
Fri Jan 29, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Seeing that thin, broken line of convection on the very back end of the ‘main’ band in western Vic starting to solidify a bit. Models seems to indicate the chance of storms until late in the evening, that could be the beginning of a few sparks for the Melbourne metro area later. Yes noticed that Wa...
by Wilko
Fri Jan 29, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

40mm in Highett
DP is 19.8 :o
Humidity 100%
Temp 20c

Wow the air is so saturated may not clear up this arvo
Some storm action would cap off a great event though
by Wilko
Fri Jan 29, 2021 11:44 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Gee this rain is wet :D
by Wilko
Fri Jan 29, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Severe storms just starting to show up over western vic
Once this is all over this could be quite the event for the books
by Wilko
Fri Jan 29, 2021 10:58 am
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Tropical rainfall rates
20mm and hammering :woooo: :woooo: :bringiton:
by Wilko
Thu Jan 28, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

The forecast still looks on track with the trough deepening over western Victoria tomorrow gradually extending east
The heavy rain was always forecast Friday afternoon
EC only has 130mm for next 7 days
Synoptic charts are bloody great !
by Wilko
Thu Jan 28, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Expecting storms to develop over Metropolitan areas late afternoon into evening
Typical playing golf :?
by Wilko
Thu Jan 28, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Victoria / Tasmania
Topic: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31
Replies: 155
Views: 15591

Re: Rain and storms with heavy falls?: January 28-31

Gee the waters surrounding Aus are super heated currently especially off NSW
La Niña in full swing
Interesting period coming up indeed with massive moisture streaming in
Now radar watching time