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Weather Data for 26 Sep 1903

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
NENo Record7666No Record



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionENWESE
Wind ForceLightModerateLightFresh
SurfRoughRoughRoughRough
Barometer30.230.230.230.2
Thermometer62627270
Vessels SeenBrigs=3, Schooners=3
General RemarksCH Toler on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 6 am; Surfman D. Beacham assisted the Lineman to Fix up our Section of the line to day; Crew Imployed in House duty; Received By Patrole from Poyners Hill 6 Pairs Night Signals
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionN.E.ESESE
Wind ForceLightCalmLightLight
SurfRoughRoughRoughStrong
Barometer30.1530.230.230.2
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenBrigs=5, Schooners=4
General RemarksW.T. Beacham on day Watch; Test 6 am
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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