AEMO ELECTRICITY MARKET NOTICE
AEMO's weather service provider has issued forecast temperatures for the NSW and Vic regions that are equal to or greater than the Generation Capacity Reference Temperatures: (refer to MN 60568)
On 06/01/2018: Maximum forecast temperature 42?C at Melbourne for the Melbourne area
On 07/01/2018: Maximum forecast temperature 42?C at Bankstown for the Sydney area
Also, please note that higher temperatures are forecast for the following days in the NSW and SA regions.
On 06/01/2018: Maximum forecast temperature 37?C at Bankstown for the Sydney area
On 05/01/2018: Maximum forecast temperature 37?C at Adelaide for the Adelaide area
On 06/01/2018: Maximum forecast temperature 41?C at Adelaide for the Adelaide area
Further updates to this advice may not be provided.
AEMO requests participants to:
1. review the weather forecast in the local area where their generating plants are located and,
2. if required, update their offered capacities consistent with the forecast temperatures.
Details on Generation Capacity Reference Temperatures can be accessed using the following link to AEMO website:
Generation Capacity Reference Temperatures:
QUEENSLAND - BRISBANE AREA 37 ?C.
NEW SOUTH WALES - SYDNEY AREA 42?C.
VICTORIA - MELBOURNE AREA 41?C.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA - ADELAIDE AREA 43?C.
TASMANIA - GEORGE TOWN 30?C.
BASSLINK- (Latrobe Valley Airport 43?C AND GEORGE TOWN 33?C)