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Lightning Ridge Observations

Saturday December 3, 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 EDT
SW 6   31.7 6.9 30.0 21 20 0   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
NE 11   28.8 14.0 28.0 40 11 0   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
NNE 15   27.4 10.9 27.0 36 13 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
NE 6   27.0 14.6 27.0 47 7 0   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
N 9   29.4 13.6 29.0 38 11 0   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
S 6   24.8 4.2 24.8 26 13 0   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
S 7   22.0 5.2 22.0 33 10 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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