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Weather Data for 24 Sep 1903

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
NE1273660.6



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionNENENN
Wind ForceStrongFreshStrongStrong
SurfHighHighHighHigh
Barometer29.829.829.829.8
Thermometer68686867
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksON Twiford on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 6 am; Practiced Resussitation; Beach Too Wet for apperatus Drill
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionNENNN
Wind ForceFreshFreshLightFresh
SurfRoughRoughRoughRough
Barometer29.7829.7429.7729.84
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenSchooners=1
General RemarksBD Pugh 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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