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Mount Barker Observations

Friday July 3, 2015
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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 WST
NE 4 - 11.8 10.7 11.8 93 1 - - -

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MOUNT BARKER
Southern Coastal, Western Australia
34.6250°S 117.6361°E 300m AMSL
Commenced 1886
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Fresh dusting of snow to the southeast

17:23 EST

A cold front has brought snow to the Alps of New South Wales, priming a good weekend to hit the snow fields.

Young and in drought: why farmers and young entrepreneurs stay on in regional and remote Australia

14:07 EST

There's rarely a time when the world's driest continent is not faced with a drought.

Australian Ski resorts going under cover

13:02 EST

Australia's ski resorts are finally becoming covered by fresh, natural snow, a result of the first decent cold blast in a few weeks.