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Point Hicks 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 06:00 EDT
NE 6   15.7 15.2 15.7 97 1 -   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
ESE 6   17.1 16.4 17.1 96 1 7   -
Thu 06:00 EDT
E 7   16.5 15.8 16.5 96 1 -   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
W 28   18.9 18.4 18.9 97 2 3   -
Wed 06:00 EDT
W 24   18.3 17.8 18.3 97 1 -   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
NE 6   19.8 18.5 19.8 92 1 0   -
Tue 06:00 EDT
NE 4   20.2 19.3 20.2 95 1 -   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
W 6   20.8 16.5 20.8 76 2 0   -
Mon 06:00 EDT
WNW 6   19.3 13.5 19.3 69 3 -   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
NE 11   19.9 18.1 19.9 89 2 0   -
Sun 06:00 EDT
NE 7   17.9 17.2 17.9 96 1 -   -
Sat 09:00 EDT
ENE 9   18.3 12.8 18.3 70 3 0   -
Sat 06:00 EDT
ENE 9   16.8 10.9 16.8 68 3 -   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
SW 17   17.4 13.3 17.4 77 2 5   -
Fri 06:00 EDT
W 37   16.4 14.5 16.4 89 2 -   -

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POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)
East Gippsland, Victoria
37.8017°S 149.2747°E 27m AMSL
Commenced 1962
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