Page 4 of 5 < 1 2 3 4 5 >
Topic Options
#1445599 - 23/12/2017 11:23 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
SBT Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 07/02/2007
Posts: 14167
Loc: Townsville Dry Tropics
Meh hardly registered in my Nylex. Call it 0.2mm if that.
_________________________
43mm Jan 2018
2018 Total 43mm
2017 Total 855mm
2016 Total 649mm
2015 Total 375mm
2014 Total 1032mm
2013 Total 715mm







Top
#1445719 - 25/12/2017 10:23 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Raindammit Offline
Weatherzone Moderator

Registered: 14/02/2002
Posts: 12675
Loc: Townsville & Bilyana NQ
Merry Christmas everyone!

Looks like Santa could deliver us a late present for the first week of the new year...
_________________________
Belgian Gardens, Townsville NQ
Bilyana FNQ

Top
#1445720 - 25/12/2017 11:06 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Nerd65 Offline
Weather Freak

Registered: 30/01/2011
Posts: 417
Loc: Cranbrook, Townsville
Merry Christmas RD and everyone else as well.
_________________________
Linux is Star Trek; Windows is Star Wars.

Top
#1445731 - 25/12/2017 13:48 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
rainthisway Offline
Weather Freak

Registered: 09/11/2015
Posts: 533
Loc: Mutarnee.....70km north of Tow...
Heres to a wet new year....at least Im hoping.
_________________________
Nikko

Mutarnee, Southern Wet Tropics - 70km North of Townsville and 40km south of Ingham.

MTD (Jan 2018]: 149.9mm (Ave 465mm)
Dec 2017: 58.9mm (avg 205mm)
YTD 2018 65mmmm (Avg 1964.9mm)

Top
#1446291 - 29/12/2017 20:05 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
mitasol Offline
Weather Freak

Registered: 26/12/2011
Posts: 876
Loc: Kirwan
Iíll believe when I see it

Top
#1446308 - 30/12/2017 09:03 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
SBT Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 07/02/2007
Posts: 14167
Loc: Townsville Dry Tropics
Well I wanted a cyclone for xmas. It didn't happen and by the looks of it this season is going to be a bust as well. Go ahead mother nature prove me wrong, again.
_________________________
43mm Jan 2018
2018 Total 43mm
2017 Total 855mm
2016 Total 649mm
2015 Total 375mm
2014 Total 1032mm
2013 Total 715mm







Top
#1446453 - 31/12/2017 09:13 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Dawgggg Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 25/03/2007
Posts: 23568
Loc: Townsville
Over this [censored] hole


Edited by Dawgggg (31/12/2017 09:13)
_________________________
2015/16 Storms
13 Storms 2500km travelled

Top
#1446460 - 31/12/2017 10:29 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
rainthisway Offline
Weather Freak

Registered: 09/11/2015
Posts: 533
Loc: Mutarnee.....70km north of Tow...
Hey trav...random question but is your cars number plate T DAWG?
_________________________
Nikko

Mutarnee, Southern Wet Tropics - 70km North of Townsville and 40km south of Ingham.

MTD (Jan 2018]: 149.9mm (Ave 465mm)
Dec 2017: 58.9mm (avg 205mm)
YTD 2018 65mmmm (Avg 1964.9mm)

Top
#1446471 - 31/12/2017 11:30 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Dawgggg Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 25/03/2007
Posts: 23568
Loc: Townsville
426JQX mate
_________________________
2015/16 Storms
13 Storms 2500km travelled

Top
#1446487 - 31/12/2017 13:05 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Mick10 Offline
Weatherzone Moderator

Registered: 02/11/2001
Posts: 24942
Loc: Kirwan, Townsville - NQld.
finished December with 40mm, yearly total 872.6mm. Pathetic!
_________________________
Kirwan, Townsville Nth Qld -
December 2017 total - 40.0mm (130mm)
January 2018 total - 98.4mm (274mm)
2017 Yearly total to date - 872.6mm (1122mm)

Top
#1446488 - 31/12/2017 13:09 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Mick10]
ColdFront Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 29/06/2008
Posts: 18148
Loc: Wide Bay..Near the beach
Originally Posted By: Mick10
finished December with 40mm, yearly total 872.6mm. Pathetic!


That is over 80% of your (Townsville) median rainfall for the year (1069 mm).
_________________________
"Don't steal. The government hates competition."

Top
#1446491 - 31/12/2017 13:11 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Mick10 Offline
Weatherzone Moderator

Registered: 02/11/2001
Posts: 24942
Loc: Kirwan, Townsville - NQld.
that doesn't get us out of drought or fill our water supply. 5th consecutive year below average.
_________________________
Kirwan, Townsville Nth Qld -
December 2017 total - 40.0mm (130mm)
January 2018 total - 98.4mm (274mm)
2017 Yearly total to date - 872.6mm (1122mm)

Top
#1446493 - 31/12/2017 13:18 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
ColdFront Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 29/06/2008
Posts: 18148
Loc: Wide Bay..Near the beach
Unfortunately for you that is how averages work. Townsville has more years below average than above. It is the big wets that prop it up and they are few and far between. Not the ideal location to pack in 200,000 people.
_________________________
"Don't steal. The government hates competition."

Top
#1446494 - 31/12/2017 13:24 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: ColdFront]
Dawgggg Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 25/03/2007
Posts: 23568
Loc: Townsville
Originally Posted By: ColdFront
Originally Posted By: Mick10
finished December with 40mm, yearly total 872.6mm. Pathetic!


That is over 80% of your (Townsville) median rainfall for the year (1069 mm).


That does not mean it is good rain at all.

Whats Bunderberg had? 3 flood events in 6 months? Im extremely jealous and frustrated at the same time that the Bowen to Cairns region continues to miss out on everything. Im sure you can understsnd having lived in these parts before.

Its actually funny seeing people from SE QLD say they always miss out, I bet everyones lawns are green down there.

You know shower events dont fill dams CF. We cant even water our dead lawns properly.

Regardless, its still again another year below average with no inflows into a poorly managed Dam.

We need real rain. Fast. 36C here at the moment.


Edited by Dawgggg (31/12/2017 13:28)
_________________________
2015/16 Storms
13 Storms 2500km travelled

Top
#1446500 - 31/12/2017 13:46 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
ColdFront Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 29/06/2008
Posts: 18148
Loc: Wide Bay..Near the beach
It will rain again. I saw this in the early 90's in Townsville. Dry as a chip.
_________________________
"Don't steal. The government hates competition."

Top
#1446570 - 31/12/2017 22:30 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
slipperyfish Offline
Weatherzone Addict

Registered: 28/11/2011
Posts: 1257
Loc: South Mission Beach QLD
Hot out the Towers today. Don't miss those days.

Top
#1446590 - 01/01/2018 08:16 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Dawgggg]
ColdFront Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 29/06/2008
Posts: 18148
Loc: Wide Bay..Near the beach
Originally Posted By: Dawgggg


You know shower events dont fill dams CF.


Not in Townsville, but in southern states they can.

You probably don't want to hear that we got another 80mm + overnight.
_________________________
"Don't steal. The government hates competition."

Top
#1446609 - 01/01/2018 11:22 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Cow Bay Bob Offline
Weather Freak

Registered: 02/05/2013
Posts: 113
Loc: Cow Bay QLD Australia
Pretty dry December here at Cow Bay only 72 mm that brings our 2017 tally to 3570.5 mm With our last 5 year average being 3752.7 mm Now to see what 2018 brings Cheers

Top
#1446619 - 01/01/2018 13:08 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
Dawgggg Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 25/03/2007
Posts: 23568
Loc: Townsville
38C here at the bottom of the Mingela Range
_________________________
2015/16 Storms
13 Storms 2500km travelled

Top
#1446641 - 01/01/2018 15:56 Re: North Queensland Wet Season - Cardwell to Bowen - December 2017 [Re: Raindammit]
SBT Offline
Meteorological Motor Mouth

Registered: 07/02/2007
Posts: 14167
Loc: Townsville Dry Tropics
Now I have been known to go out on a limb and make predictions but this wet is going to bring stuff all by my reckoning. And yes the airport recorded that amount but no where near that amount fell in the catchment area.
_________________________
43mm Jan 2018
2018 Total 43mm
2017 Total 855mm
2016 Total 649mm
2015 Total 375mm
2014 Total 1032mm
2013 Total 715mm







Top
Page 4 of 5 < 1 2 3 4 5 >


Who's Online
13 registered (logansi, GringosRain, DVC, bundybear, redbucket, ashestoashes, kizz, RC, Homer, alby_14, ThunderBob, Rainbow Spirit, 1 invisible), 307 Guests and 4 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Today's Birthdays
No Birthdays
Forum Stats
29471 Members
32 Forums
23797 Topics
1476785 Posts

Max Online: 2925 @ 02/02/2011 22:23
Satellite Image