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Weather Data for 16 Nov 1903

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Kitty Hawk Weather Station
Wind DirectionWind VelocityHigh TemperatureLow TemperaturePrecipitation
SWNo Record6949No Record



Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionWSWSWSW
Wind ForceLightFreshFreshFresh
SurfModerateModerateModerateModerate
Barometer30.0330.330.230.1
Thermometer50566865
Vessels SeenBrigs=6, Schooners=1
General RemarksD Beacham on watch for the day; Telephone test at 7 am; Capt C.A. Abby and Lieut G.M. Daniels arived at Station to day at 9 am and Inspected Buildings and Property and Drilled in Surf; They Left Station at 11:30 am; Surfman T.N. Sandlin Returned to Station at 4:30 Pm for Duty feeling much Improved
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSESSWSW
Wind ForceLightLightFreshFresh
SurfStrongStrongModerateLight
Barometer30.253030.1230.07
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksW.S. Dough on day Watch; Test 7 am
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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