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Barrow Island 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 06:50 WST
SSW 46 56 18.5 11.3 18.5 63 8 0.0 - 1012.3
Sun 06:00 WST
S 44 54 18.7 12.0 18.7 65 7 0.0 0.0 1012.1
Sun 02:10 WST
SSW 35 41 20.4 12.6 20.4 61 7 0.0 - 1011.7
Sun 00:30 WST
SW 31 39 20.5 13.9 20.5 66 5 0.0 0.0 1012.1
Sun 00:20 WST
SW 33 41 20.7 13.9 20.7 65 6 0.0 - 1012.1
Sun 00:10 WST
SW 30 35 20.2 13.9 20.2 67 5 0.0 - 1012.3
Sun 00:00 WST
SW 30 35 20.4 14.3 20.4 68 5 0.0 0.0 1012.3
Sat 23:50 WST
SW 28 35 20.3 14.2 20.3 68 5 0.0 - 1012.3
Sat 23:40 WST
SW 28 35 20.3 14.2 20.3 68 5 0.0 - 1012.4
Sat 23:30 WST
SW 26 33 20.3 14.2 20.3 68 4 0.0 0.0 1012.5
Sat 23:20 WST
SW 28 35 20.6 14.3 20.6 67 5 0.0 - 1012.6
Sat 23:00 WST
SW 28 35 20.8 13.7 20.8 64 5 0.0 0.0 1012.6

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