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Murchison Observations

Friday August 26, 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
Thu 09:00 WST
NE 31   12.9 6.6 10.3 66 4 0   1021.1
Wed 09:00 WST
SE 11   10.4 4.3 8.9 66 2 0   1021.0
Tue 09:00 WST
SSE 20   9.5 3.9 6.7 68 3 0   1022.4
Sun 09:00 WST
SE 9   12.1 7.9 11.2 75 2 0   1019.9
Sat 09:00 WST
SE 31   11.5 3.8 8.4 59 5 0   1021.6
Fri 09:00 WST
E 15   10.9 6.8 9.0 76 2 2   1023.2

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MURCHISON
Gascoyne, Western Australia
26.8956°S 115.9567°E 287m AMSL
Commenced 1987
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Snow season high becoming a low point

16:18 EST

The 2016 snow season has reached a new peak depth this week according to measurements taken today.

Late winter soaking causes flooding

16:13 EST

Rain gauges as far north as the Gulf of Carpentaria and south to Ulladulla have received decent rainfall in the last 24 hours, some of which caused dangerous flooding.

NSW weather: Bystanders 'watched helplessly' as 72yo man swept away by floodwaters

12:58 EST

A friend of a man feared drowned in floodwaters near Kyogle has told of "helplessly watching" the 72-year-old as he clung to a tree before being swept downstream.