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Thursday January 19, 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
Thu 09:00 CDT
ENE 17   18.9 9.5 18.9 54 5 0   -
Wed 09:00 CDT
SE 17   18.0 12.7 18.0 71 3 0   -
Tue 09:00 CDT
NNE 2   25.0 15.1 26.0 54 5 0   -
Mon 09:00 CDT
SE 2   19.7 14.9 19.7 74 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 CDT
SE 6   18.2 13.3 18.2 73 2 0   -
Sat 09:00 CDT
SW 15   18.6 11.1 18.6 62 4 3   -
Fri 09:00 CDT
WNW 13   22.4 21.3 22.4 94 1 7   -
Thu 09:00 CDT
NE 9   17.3 13.8 17.3 80 2 0   -

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VICTOR HARBOR (ENCOUNTER BAY)
Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia
35.5544°S 138.5997°E 8m AMSL
Commenced 2001
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WA flooding continues

12:56 EDT

Record-breaking rain is causing flooding over parts of Western Australia this week, while parched Perth misses out once again.

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11:56 EDT

As temperatures push above 35 degrees along the east coast, what does the extreme heat do to tyres driving on hot, often bubbling roads? Bitumen absorbs the summer heat, often making road surfaces more than 20 degrees hotter than air temperatures.

Cattle prepare for simulated heatwave for Queensland study into their welfare, performance

10:49 EDT

Radio transmitters have been inserted into the stomachs of 24 feedlot cattle to monitor their body temperatures, as part of a three-month trial investigating the impact of heatwaves.