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Newcastle 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
NW 19   15.5 13.5 15.5 88 2 4   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NW 19   19.0 9.6 19.0 54 6 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
NW 19   17.5 10.6 17.5 64 4 6   -
Wed 09:00 EST
- 0   13.6 12.5 13.6 93 1 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NW 9   14.6 6.1 14.2 57 4 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
- 0   15.5 12.8 15.5 84 1 0   -

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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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NSW weather: Forbes warned to evacuate as Lachlan River nears unexpectedly high peak

10:29 EST

A hundred homes have been inundated with water and people have been evacuated from Forbes in central-western NSW, as floodwaters cut off roads and cause widespread damage to crops.

NSW weather: Evacuation order issued for Forbes ahead of Lachlan River peak

23:13 EST

An evacuation order has been issued for residents of Forbes in central-western New South Wales, but the State Emergency Service (SES) is concerned some people are choosing to leave their homes late.

NSW weather: Some Forbes locals evacuate, while others stare down flood warning

15:28 EST

Residents of Forbes have been packing up and leaving their homes, in what for some is an eerily familiar situation.