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Lightning Ridge Observations

Saturday July 30, 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
Fri 09:00 EST
SSE 6   9.0 6.4 8.5 84 1 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SSW 7   10.0 7.9 9.1 87 1 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
W 9   13.5 8.5 12.9 72 2 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
WNW 4   9.5 6.3 9.5 80 1 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
NE 4   10.5 6.9 10.5 78 1 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
S 6   10.9 8.0 10.7 82 1 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
W 7   16.0 10.8 16.0 71 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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