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Weather Data for 15 Aug 1901

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

Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSWSWSWSW
Wind ForceFreshFreshFreshFresh
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenBrigs=3, Schooners=1
General RemarksCH Toler on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 6 am; JR Best on day leave; Drilled on beach geer and Landed no 6 from pole to crotch in 5 minute distance of 55 yards throwing no 7 shot 185 yds; gun at 15 degrees; Exp 2 ozs Powder, 1 Cartridge, 1 Primer
KeeperS.J. Payne Keeper

Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSWSWSS
Wind ForceLightLightLightLight
Vessels SeenBrigs=1, Schooners=1
General RemarksWT Beacham on day Watch; Test 6 am; Drilled with Beach apparatus distance from Crotch to Pole 60 yards time not Taken; Exspended 2 ozs Powder 1 friction Primer 1 Cartridge Bag
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper

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