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Weather Data for 17 Oct 1900

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
No RecordNo Record7460No Record



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionNNNENE
Wind ForceModerateFreshFreshFresh
SurfHighVery HighVery HighVery High
Barometer3030.130.230.2
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksJE Baum on watch; Telephone Test at 7 am; Drilled on signals; JR Best on day Leave
KeeperS.J. Payne Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionNNNNENNE
Wind ForceStrongFreshStrongFresh
SurfRoughRoughHighHigh
Barometer30.0330.230.330.29
Thermometer70626765
Vessels SeenSchooners=2
General RemarksCB Perry on day Watch; Test 7 am; Drilled with Signals
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper




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