Weather Data for 8 Aug 1901

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
NWNo Record8474No Record

Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSWESE
Wind ForceModerateCalmModerateModerate
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenBrigs=3, Schooners=1
General RemarksTN Sandlin on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 6 am; Drilled on beach Geer and landed no 6 from pole to crotch in 5 minute distance of 55 yds throwing no 7 shot line 180 yds; gun at 15 degrees; Exp 2 oze Powder, 1 Primer, 1 Cartridge Bag; JR Best on day leave
KeeperS.J. Payne Keeper

Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSWNESE
Wind ForceLightCalmLightLight
Vessels SeenBrigs=1, Schooners=1
General RemarksA.B.L. Tillett on day Watch; Test 6 am; Drilled with Beach Apparatus distance from Crotch to Pole 60 yards time not Taken; Expended 2 ozs Powder 1 friction Primer 1 Cartridge Bag
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper