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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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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.

Darwin deluge as monsoon returns

16:02 EDT

The monsoon trough has redeveloped over northern Australia this week, bringing Darwin its heaviest rain five years.