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Orange Observations

Thursday June 21, 2018
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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
Tue 09:00 EST
SE 7   3.7 0.7 1.7 81 1 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NW 22   4.9 1.0 0.7 76 2 0   -

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ORANGE AGRICULTURAL INSTITUTE
Central Tablelands, New South Wales/ACT
33.3211°S 149.0828°E 922m AMSL
Commenced 1966
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Clear signs of drought in western NSW

21:05 EST

The prospect of El Nino forming during the second half of 2018 is troubling for parched western NSW, where some places are experiencing their driest year to date in more than five decades.

Young farmers taught 'drought driving' skills as country roads plagued by millions of 'roos

14:26 EST

An initiative by Hay Inc in the New South Wales Riverina town of Hay is teaching young farmers life-saving 'drought driving' lessons on how to drive when faced with kangaroos on the road.

BOM declares a 50 per cent chance of El Nino this spring, possible dry and warm conditions ahead

13:31 EST

Warm and dry — that has been the story of the season, and now there is a good chance that is set to continue for south-east Australia.