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Balranald Observations

Sunday September 25, 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
Sun 09:00 EST
WSW 11   12.0 5.6 10.8 65 3 2   -
Fri 09:00 EST
SE 2   12.0 6.1 12.0 67 2 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
SW 15   10.5 4.0 8.6 64 3 2   -
Wed 09:00 EST
SE 7   13.0 11.5 12.6 91 1 12   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NNE 11   13.2 7.0 12.3 66 3 2   -
Sun 09:00 EST
S 4   10.1 9.7 10.1 97 1 8   -

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BALRANALD (RSL)
Lower Western, New South Wales/ACT
34.6398°S 143.5610°E 61m AMSL
Commenced 1879
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