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Merredin Observations

Tuesday July 25, 2017
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Mon 15:00 WST
W 4   16.3 7.2 16.3 55 4 0   -
Mon 09:00 WST
NW 2   12.1 10.6 12.1 91 1 1   -
Sun 15:00 WST
NW 15   18.2 6.2 18.2 45 7 0   -
Sun 09:00 WST
N 6   10.8 9.2 10.5 90 1 0   -
Sat 15:00 WST
W 19   18.5 5.9 18.5 44 8 0   -
Sat 09:00 WST
NW 4   12.2 10.5 12.2 89 1 0   -
Fri 15:00 WST
SW 22   17.5 7.8 17.5 53 6 0   -
Thu 15:00 WST
W 9   15.0 13.2 15.0 89 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 WST
NW 19   12.0 10.1 10.0 88 1 0   -
Wed 15:00 WST
W 22   18.0 12.7 18.0 71 3 0   -
Wed 09:00 WST
NW 9   17.0 15.3 17.0 90 1 0   -
Tue 15:00 WST
N 22   22.0 20.5 22.0 91 2 0   -
Tue 09:00 WST
NE 19   11.0 9.0 8.8 87 1 0   -

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MERREDIN
Central Wheatbelt, Western Australia
31.4756°S 118.2789°E 315m AMSL
Commenced 1903
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Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Irrigation lobbyists offered access to confidential government documents

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The top water bureaucrat in NSW, Gavin Hanlon, has been secretly recorded offering to confidentially share internal government information with irrigation lobbyists — documents he proposed to strip of government logos and share via a special Dropbox account — to assist their lobbying against the contentious Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Taxpayer-purchased water intended for rivers harvested by irrigators

07:04 EST

Billions of litres of water purchased by taxpayers to save Australia's inland rivers are instead being harvested by some irrigators to boost cotton-growing operations, in a policy failure that threatens to undermine the $13 billion Murray-Darling Basin Plan.

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18:11 EST

For the first time in four years western Queensland sheep grazier Peter Clark has lambs in his flock, but as drought maintains its stranglehold on the region he may still be forced into another heart-wrenching stock reduction.