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Town of 1770 Observations

Saturday February 6, 2016
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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
Fri 09:00 EST
SSE 30   23.8 23.4 23.8 98 2 26   1005.9
Thu 09:00 EST
SSE 9   28.5 25.1 34.0 82 2 55   1003.0
Wed 09:00 EST
NW 17   28.5 26.3 35.0 88 2 36   1005.2
Tue 09:00 EST
N 31   30.5 26.2 39.0 78 5 0   1007.9
Mon 09:00 EST
N 19   29.0 22.7 33.0 69 5 0   1009.8
Sun 09:00 EST
NNW 17   29.0 25.9 35.0 83 3 11   1011.2
Sat 09:00 EST
NNW 15   29.5 26.4 37.0 83 3 2   1008.9

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SEVENTEEN SEVENTY
Wide Bay & Burnett, Queensland
24.1568°S 151.8889°E 41m AMSL
Commenced 1986
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Research finds grain growers are seeding winter crops earlier each year as climate changes

19:16 EDT

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Rain in drought-affected western Queensland, patchy and still not enough

17:20 EDT

The first week of February has delivered some much needed rain to parts of drought-affected western Queensland, with some properties recording their best falls in six years.

Quilpie kangaroo cull cancelled after rain draws animals to greener pastures

16:59 EDT

Quilpie Shire Council has cancelled its controversial plan to cull kangaroos around the outback Queensland town after the animals left of their own accord.