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Newcastle Observations

Thursday August 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
Thu 09:00 EST
NW 19   12.2 6.3 10.3 67 3 3   -
Wed 09:00 EST
- 0   12.0 12.0 12.0 100 1 1   -
Tue 09:00 EST
NW 9   12.5 10.6 11.7 88 1 3   -
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   9.5 5.3 9.5 75 1 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
NW 28   14.5 8.6 12.6 68 4 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
- 0   15.0 8.3 15.0 64 2 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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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.