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Lightning Ridge Observations

Monday October 23, 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
Mon 09:00 EDT
SSE 4   20.0 12.0 20.0 60 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
SSW 4   20.4 13.1 20.4 63 3 0   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
SSE 7   17.2 15.1 17.2 87 1 15   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
N 6   23.3 23.3 23.3 100 1 0   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
E 9   21.9 15.6 21.9 67 3 0   -
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   -

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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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