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Watarrka Observations

Monday February 8, 2016
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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
Thu 09:00 CST
ESE 19   24.6 7.5 24.6 34 14 0   1012.8
Mon 09:00 CST
N 19   30.5 21.8 34.0 60 7 2   1002.8

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WATARRKA
Alice Springs, Northern Territory
24.2918°S 131.5490°E 614m AMSL
Commenced 1990
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