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Lightning Ridge Observations

Thursday September 29, 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
E 6   17.9 10.3 17.9 61 3 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
W 4   18.6 12.1 18.6 66 3 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SE 6   16.5 10.9 16.5 69 2 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
W 19   18.8 16.8 18.8 88 2 1   -
Fri 09:00 EST
SW 4   14.6 11.4 14.6 81 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SW 13   16.0 13.1 16.0 83 2 0   -

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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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