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Sweers Island Observations

Wednesday January 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
Tue 09:00 EST
NNE 37   30.4 26.9 40.0 82 5 1   1009.4
Mon 09:00 EST
NE 26   30.9 26.3 40.0 77 5 0   1006.9
Sun 09:00 EST
- 0   30.2 26.4 38.0 80 2 0   1008.5
Sat 09:00 EST
NW 6   30.1 25.9 37.0 78 3 0   1008.7
Fri 09:00 EST
WNW 7   29.9 26.0 37.0 80 3 8   1008.2
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 9   29.8 25.6 37.0 78 3 0   1010.4
Wed 09:00 EST
WNW 15   30.0 25.8 37.0 78 3 16   1012.3

Station Details

SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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Wet weather sees Mount Todd gold mine owned by Vista Gold discharging contaminated water into Edith River

09:24 EDT

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Outback pilots deliver goods to remote NT communities and check properties as wet weather continues

18:19 EDT

Aircraft companies are flat out dropping off food and supplies to Northern Territory communities stranded by continuing wet weather.

NT weather: Crocs, floods, and food drops as Top End residents brace for more heavy rainfall

17:37 EDT

The Katherine River is set to flood as an active monsoon trough causes heavy rains and squally showers across the Northern Territory, registering the wettest day in five years.