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Sandy Cape Sky Observations

Tuesday April 24, 2018
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Time Vis Cloud Current weather Past weather
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Tue 09:00 EST
20000 2/8 Cu -- -- Cloud developing Mostly clear  
Mon 09:00 EST
15000 2/8 Sc Ac -- Cloud developing Drizzle
Cloudy at times
 
Sun 09:00 EST
18000 5/8 Cu -- -- Cloud developing Rain
Cloudy at times
 
Sat 09:00 EST
20000 5/8 Sc Ac -- Intermittent slight drizzle Shower
Drizzle
visibility out to sea s quite clear
Fri 09:00 EST
18000 7/8 Cb Ac -- Intermittent slight drizzle Drizzle
Mostly cloudy
Some horizon obliterated and some clear.
Thu 09:00 EST
25000 4/8 Cu -- Ci Recent drizzle Drizzle  
Wed 09:00 EST
25000 5/8 Cu -- -- Sky unchanged Cloudy at times  
Tue 09:00 EST
10000 2/8 Cu -- -- Haze Fog or haze
Mostly clear
 

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SANDY CAPE LIGHTHOUSE
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.7297°S 153.2083°E 99m AMSL
Commenced 1871
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10:32 EST

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10:04 EST

Australian researchers have found corals build "cloud umbrellas" to protect themselves from the scorching sun, and say coral loss through bleaching events could have wider ramifications for weather and agricultural production along the Queensland coast.