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Weather Data for 14 Aug 1901

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
SWNo Record86760.8



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSS
Wind ForceCalmCalmFreshModerate
SurfSmoothSmoothSmoothSmooth
Barometer30.130.130.130.1
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenBrigs=3, Schooners=3
General RemarksTN Sandlin on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 6 am; Drilled on Signals; CH Toler on day leave
KeeperS.J. Payne Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSESES
Wind ForceLightLightCalmLight
SurfLightLightLightLight
Barometer30.1530.1430.1530.12
Thermometer76777778
Vessels SeenSchooners=2
General RemarksFH Midgett on day Watch; Test 6 am; Drilled with Signals
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper




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