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March 30, 2020
Weather: The Week Ahead

THE Bureau of Meteorology said we can predict some thunderstorms coming through the area, following some showers this morning. There is a possibility that a warning may be issued later this afternoon associated with the thunderstorms.  Tomorrow morning will be foggy, but clearing to a warm 28 degrees. Rain is predicted again on Thursday as […]

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March 23, 2020
Weather: The Week Ahead

CLOUD cover today is expected to continue throughout the week ahead with temperature highs in the low to mid twenties. A Bureau of Meteorology spokesperson indicated rain is expected on Wednesday with some thunderstorms possible as a result of a surface trough and higher atmospheric trough over the area with a possible 10mm to 20mm […]

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March 16, 2020
Weather: The Week Ahead

DON’T pack away your summer clothes yet, as Friday the temperature is predicted to be 32 degrees.  There will be light showers today and tomorrow, before a high pressure system moves east and will draw down warmer tropical air from the north and during the weekend return to bringing cooler weather from the south. Expected […]

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March 6, 2020
Rainfall in the Last 24 Hours

THE Bureau of Meteorology recorded the following rainfalls in the Upper Hunter: Aberdeen: 4mm Blandford: 2.4mm Bunnan: 3mm Cassilis: 11mm Ellerston: 1.4mm Glenbawn: 2.8mm Hunter Springs: 2.4mm Kars Springs: 3mm Merriwa: 12mm Moonan: 2.6mm Murrurundi: 3.2mm Parkville: 2.4mm Rouchel: 2.8mm Scone: 3.5mm Upper Rouchel: 2.6mm Wingen: 3.5mm

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March 4, 2020
Rainfall in the Last 24 Hours

SOME light rain came through the Upper Hunter yesterday, with the Bureau of Meteorology measured the following: Aberdeen: 2.2mm Blandford: 10mm Bunnan: 1mm Cassilis: 0mm Ellerston: 26mm Glenbawn Dam: 3.4mm Hunter Springs: 14mm Kars Springs: 4.2mm Merriwa: 1.4mm Moonan: 8.4mm Mount Barrington: 10mm Murrurundi: 17mm Parkville: 4.6mm Rouchel: 3.2mm Scone: 3.5mm Upper Rouchel: 3.8mm Wingen: […]

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March 2, 2020
Weather: The Week Ahead

EX-tropical cyclone Esther is predicted to bring rain to the Upper Hunter this week. The trough associated with the cyclone will bring moisture down across a significant part of the state and the Upper Hunter may see larger falls in the coming days. The peak of the event is expected tomorrow, Wednesday and Thursday, with […]

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March 2, 2020
Scone Golf Report: Feb 29

By Lyn Banks Saturday, February 29 was a very pleasant day for golf at Scone. Forty five players headed out during the day for the 18 Hole Individual and 2B Stableford kindly sponsored by Graham Brown and Scott Shann. Some players found it a lot easier than others as they obviously located the fairway more […]

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February 27, 2020
Rainfall During Last 24 Hours

THE thunderstorm yesterday in the Upper Hunter was hit and miss, with Kars Springs getting 27mm, while Moonan only recorded 0.4mm. The Bureau of Meteorology recorded the following rainfalls in the 24 hours until 9am this morning: Aberdeen: 2.6mm Blandford: 11mm Bunnan: 12mm Cassilis: 5mm Ellerston: 18mm Glenbawn: 5.8mm Hunter Springs: 2.6mm Kars Springs: 27mm […]

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February 24, 2020
Weather The Week Ahead

A high pressure system is bringing a few light showers today, easing tomorrow with more sunshine. The most significant system this week is a cold front in the Great Australian Bight which will move through the Upper Hunter late Wednesday or early Thursday. There will increased temperature before the front and storms, some of which […]

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February 19, 2020
Rainfalls Overnight

AS predicted a thunderstorm hit Scone last night at approximately 1:40am and while the rain was short lived it was fairly intense with plenty of lightening and thunder. The Bureau of Meteorology measured the following rainfalls in the Upper Hunter in the last 24 hours: Aberdeen: 4.6mm Blandford: 16mm Bunnan: 8mm Cassilis: 16mm Ellerston: 13mm […]

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