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Walkamin Observations

Tuesday April 24, 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
Tue 09:00 EST
SE 30   22.5 16.1 22.5 67 5 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SE 17   21.0 17.0 21.0 78 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SE 28   22.8 16.9 22.8 69 5 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
ESE 28   22.2 17.1 22.2 73 4 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SE 31   23.0 16.6 23.0 67 6 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
E 20   24.0 18.6 24.0 72 4 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SE 7   23.0 18.3 23.0 75 2 3   -

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Nth Cst & Tableland, Queensland
17.1347°S 145.4281°E 594m AMSL
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10:32 EST

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