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Lightning Ridge Observations

Saturday May 27, 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
Fri 09:00 EST
ESE 4   12.6 11.1 12.6 91 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
ESE 4   15.4 11.9 15.4 80 1 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
E 24   19.5 16.0 19.5 80 3 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
E 7   20.4 17.3 20.4 82 2 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
E 4   18.5 16.8 18.5 90 1 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
E 2   16.6 16.4 16.6 99 1 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
E 6   18.5 18.5 18.5 100 1 6   -

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