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VIC - Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15 2018

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Macedonian » Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:07 pm

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Mt Macedon snow 12/7/18
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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by stevco123 » Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:40 pm

Cloud slowly clearing from the south. Just got back from down the road in Hastings where it is a crisp clear sky.

Looks like they've had some rain earlier too. Could get interesting inland from there if temp falls below zero.

The cloud has retreated to almost Cranbourne. Rest of Melbourne should follow soon.
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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Didjman » Fri Jul 13, 2018 8:53 pm

3/1c here with clear sky

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Macedonian » Fri Jul 13, 2018 10:55 pm

Amazing stars tonight.
0.9C here.

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by stevco123 » Sat Jul 14, 2018 12:03 am

Cloud ruining what could have been a freezing night in the melbourne basin.
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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Macedonian » Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:10 am

Clear as a bell and icy as hell here at Mt Macedon. For once the cloud/mist has stayed away. Frost on everything and -0.6C.
Trentham is frostier at -5 this morning.

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Didjman » Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:05 am

Min of 1c here maybe due proximity to Melbourne.

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by snowfall » Sat Jul 14, 2018 9:30 am

Cloud affected us last night as well. The temperature dropped to 1.1c at 9pm, then as the cloud moved in, rose to 4c, then back down to 2.3c by the early morning. Still pretty cold though! It has jumped up to 7.8c now and sunny skies.

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Macedonian » Sat Jul 14, 2018 4:59 pm

Superb day here, really nice to have a calm sunny day. Very cold though. There is still plenty of frost lingering in the sheltered parts of my garden. Some lawns are still white. -0.6C min to 5.1C max.
Hope tomorrow is frosty too.

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by hillybilly » Sat Jul 14, 2018 7:31 pm

Beaut day up here ranging from 4 to 8C. Tomorrow looks kinda similar. Bit more wind and cloud, but fairly mild for mid winter. Missed out on frosts with a bit of cloud and uppers which aren’t overly cold (being on a single hill we need everything to come together to deliver significant frosts here). Some cracking frosts inland, particularly in NSW and Qld whee the drought is really starting to bite :?

Changeable week coming up with a big long wave trough in the Indian Ocean throwing up a series of fronts. Not a lot of moisture ahead of them, but should be plenty of showers, particularly southwest, coasts and ranges. Temps look fairly unremarkable. Time for a new thread....

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Re: Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15

Post by Macedonian » Sun Jul 15, 2018 9:37 am

Frosty here, 0.1C this morning.
Crazy temps in central west NSW this morning. Marrangaroo Defence which is a new AWS a few km out of Lithgow had -11.1C and Cooma was -10.5.

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Re: VIC - Series of fronts ending with cold outbreak: July 3-15 2018

Post by Tassiedave » Wed Jul 18, 2018 8:43 am

Rain from 9 Tue: Cradle Valley 30mm, Strahan 19 mm, Upper Esk 17mm, Smithton 16mm, St Helens 7.2mm, Launceston 4.2mm, Hobart 3.2mm

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