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Newcastle Observations

Friday March 24, 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 10:00 EDT
SE 9   19.5 18.7 19.5 95 1 -   -
Wed 10:00 EDT
NE 9   24.0 16.7 24.0 64 4 0   -
Tue 10:00 EDT
- 0   23.4 21.0 23.4 86 1 0   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
- 0   23.4 21.0 23.4 86 1 0   -
Mon 10:00 EDT
NE 9   25.0 22.9 26.0 88 2 -   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
- 0   23.2 22.6 23.2 96 1 13   -
Sat 10:00 EDT
S 37   23.8 21.1 23.8 85 4 -   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
SE 19   21.0 20.7 21.0 98 1 6   -

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NEWCASTLE UNIVERSITY
Hunter, New South Wales/ACT
32.8906°S 151.7068°E 21m AMSL
Commenced 1998
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Cyclone preparations step up as tropical low expected to strengthen off north Queensland

12:53 EDT

Authorities are preparing for a potential cyclone that could hit the north Queensland coast in coming days, as the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) tracks a tropical low in the Coral Sea that is expected to strengthen.

Queensland cyclone threat update

11:30 EDT

It's looking more likely that a tropical cyclone will cross the Queensland coast in the coming days.

Tropical low drenches Port Hedland and surrounding cattle country

11:27 EDT

A slow-moving tropical low has drenched the WA mining town of Port Hedland, which has received more than 270 millimetres of rain this week.