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Lightning Ridge Observations

Thursday September 1, 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
Wed 09:00 EST
N 4   16.4 15.0 16.4 91 1 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NE 19   18.5 12.4 18.5 68 3 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
E 9   8.4 2.5 6.8 66 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SE 6   11.0 6.8 10.8 75 2 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
SW 4   10.6 7.0 10.6 78 1 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
SW 6   10.0 6.6 9.6 79 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
W 7   9.5 7.2 8.5 86 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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