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Point Hicks Observations

Tuesday October 16, 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 EDT
NNE 9   21.9 11.8 20.6 53 5 0   -
Tue 06:00 EDT
NNE 22   17.3 12.6 13.8 74 3 -   -
Mon 09:00 EDT
NNE 15   19.6 11.3 17.2 59 4 0   -
Mon 06:00 EDT
NE 9   15.0 9.8 13.2 71 2 -   -
Sun 09:00 EDT
NNE 20   17.4 11.1 13.7 66 4 0   -
Sun 06:00 EDT
NE 11   13.4 11.1 11.6 86 1 -   -
Sat 06:00 EDT
NE 6   11.5 9.9 10.5 90 1 -   -
Fri 09:00 EDT
NE 9   13.9 6.5 11.2 61 3 0   -
Fri 06:00 EDT
ENE 13   11.9 7.8 8.9 76 2 -   -
Thu 09:00 EDT
NE 6   12.6 9.9 11.6 84 1 1   -
Thu 06:00 EDT
SE 7   9.3 7.4 7.2 88 1 -   -
Wed 09:00 EDT
SSE 22   12.0 6.1 6.7 67 3 6   -
Wed 06:00 EDT
WNW 26   11.5 8.3 6.1 81 2 -   -
Tue 09:00 EDT
WNW 9   12.0 12.0 10.8 100 1 0   -
Tue 06:00 EDT
W 2   11.0 10.0 10.7 94 1 -   -

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POINT HICKS (LIGHTHOUSE)
East Gippsland, Victoria
37.8017°S 149.2747°E 27m AMSL
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00:40 EDT

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21:13 EDT

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