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Lightning Ridge Observations

Tuesday September 26, 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 EST
SE 13   22.6 4.7 22.6 31 12 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SW 2   25.4 25.0 27.0 98 1 3   -
Sun 09:00 EST
W 11   31.3 6.8 29.0 22 22 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
NNE 7   27.0 1.9 26.0 20 19 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NE 9   23.4 2.2 23.4 25 14 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
SE 9   17.6 6.6 17.6 48 5 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
SSW 7   21.5 12.8 21.5 58 4 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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