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Weather Data for 16 Oct 1903

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
SWNo Record7561No Record



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSSSWS
Wind ForceLightLightLightLight
SurfRoughRoughRoughRough
Barometer30.130.130.130.1
Thermometer58607470
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksD Beacham on watch for the day; Telephone Test at 7 am; Practiced Resussitation; Surf Too Rough for Boat Drill
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSSESSS
Wind ForceLightLightLightLight
SurfRoughStrongStrongStrong
Barometer303030.0530.05
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksA.D. Etheridge on day Watch; Test 7 am; Drilled on Resuscitation
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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