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Ararat Observations

Wednesday April 25, 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 15:00 EST
NE 11   21.8 11.2 21.8 51 6 0   1015.3
Tue 09:00 EST
NNE 11   19.2 8.2 19.2 49 6 0   1016.1
Tue 06:00 EST
- 0   16.0 8.3 16.0 60 3 -   1014.9
Mon 15:00 EST
NNE 24   28.1 7.1 27.0 27 22 0   1015.4
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   13.4 11.0 13.4 85 1 0   1019.1
Mon 06:00 EST
SSE 7   6.8 5.0 5.3 88 1 -   1018.2
Sun 15:00 EST
SSE 9   24.2 11.0 24.2 43 8 0   1020.0
Sun 09:00 EST
- 0   10.3 9.9 10.3 97 1 0   1022.7
Sun 06:00 EST
- 0   9.0 8.8 9.0 99 1 -   1021.9
Sat 15:00 EST
SSE 19   18.6 13.0 18.6 70 3 0   1020.4
Sat 09:00 EST
- 0   10.0 7.3 10.0 83 1 0   1022.1
Sat 06:00 EST
SSE 11   6.6 4.6 4.3 87 1 -   1020.9
Fri 15:00 EST
S 13   26.8 7.1 26.0 29 15 0   1019.5
Fri 09:00 EST
- 0   11.6 7.8 11.6 77 1 0   1022.3
Fri 06:00 EST
- 0   5.9 3.8 5.9 86 1 -   1020.7
Thu 09:00 EST
- 0   7.8 5.2 7.8 84 1 0   1019.4
Thu 06:00 EST
- 0   5.4 3.5 5.4 88 1 -   1017.9
Wed 15:00 EST
NNW 13   20.0 5.2 20.0 38 9 0   1019.1
Wed 09:00 EST
S 9   7.7 6.2 6.0 90 1 0   1023.1
Wed 06:00 EST
S 19   1.4 0.1 -3.2 91 1 -   1022.6

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