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Sweers Island Observations

Thursday January 18, 2018
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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
Wed 09:00 EST
NE 19   28.1 25.1 33.0 84 3 21   1007.5
Tue 09:00 EST
NW 13   30.7 27.0 40.0 81 3 0   1005.5
Mon 09:00 EST
SW 19   30.0 25.8 37.0 78 4 976   1005.6
Sun 09:00 EST
WSW 30   30.9 25.4 38.0 73 6 0   1007.8
Fri 09:00 EST
SW 19   29.0 26.8 37.0 88 2 0   1010.8
Thu 09:00 EST
NNE 33   29.5 26.1 37.0 82 4 3   1010.2

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SWEERS ISLAND
Gulf Country, Queensland
17.1142°S 139.5981°E 4m AMSL
Commenced 1893
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SA heatwave forecast forces total fire bans, TDU cycling shortened

06:40 EDT

South Australia is facing two days of temperatures in the 40s, with total fire bans imposed for many parts of the state and the extreme weather forcing changes to the Tour Down Under cycling.

Brumbies feel the heat as dry times start to bite in Hunter Valley

06:17 EDT

A lack of rain is taking its toll on a Hunter Valley brumby sanctuary, with wild horses from the Snowy Mountains struggling to acclimatise in parched conditions.

Cyclone Joyce stirs up snake activity in WA's north as king brown strikes at dog

17:42 EDT

A cyclone which lashed northern Western Australia has stirred up snake activity in people's backyards, with a pet dog having a narrow miss with a deadly king brown on a family's veranda.