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Lightning Ridge Observations

Tuesday October 17, 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 EDT
ESE 13   22.5 15.0 22.5 63 4 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
SE 9   19.7 14.9 19.7 74 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
ESE 9   21.6 13.9 21.6 62 4 0   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
SW 2   19.0 11.4 19.0 61 3 0   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
NE 7   20.9 19.5 20.9 92 1 19   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
E 6   25.8 14.3 26.0 49 6 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
SW 2   23.0 18.2 23.0 74 2 0   -

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LIGHTNING RIDGE VISITOR INFORMATION CENT
Upper Western, New South Wales/ACT
29.4310°S 147.9722°E 154m AMSL
Commenced 1997
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