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Lightning Ridge Observations

Saturday November 18, 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 EDT
N 15   24.5 19.2 24.5 72 3 2   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
N 13   25.2 17.2 26.0 61 5 0   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
NE 13   25.1 17.8 26.0 64 4 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
NE 13   23.9 15.7 23.9 60 5 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
NE 11   22.6 14.5 22.6 60 4 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
NE 24   21.5 - 21.5 - - 0   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
NE 20   22.8 17.3 22.8 71 4 0   -

Station Details

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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Thunderstorm brings damaging winds to parts of NSW and ACT

23:35 EDT

Large hailstones have pelted parts of the Blue Mountains and Canberra, as thunderstorms and damaging winds lashed New South Wales.

Severe storms affecting multiple states

15:40 EDT

Severe thunderstorms are affecting parts of Victoria, NSW, the ACT and Queensland today.

Outback Northern Territory hit with soaking rain, breaking dry stretch

13:31 EDT

It has been a wet week across much of the Northern Territory, with many cattle stations receiving their first rain for the season and in some cases the In the past week 43.8mm has been measured in the rain gauge at the Alice Springs airport, well above the town's average November rainfall of 28.1mm.