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Weather Data for 29 Apr 1908

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Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionWNNSSE
Wind ForceFreshFreshLightLight
SurfModerateModerateModerateModerate
Barometer29.829.93030
Thermometer68586262
Vessels SeenSchooners=12, Steamers=2
General RemarksTest at 6 am; Practiced Signals
Keeper A.B. L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSWNNESE
Wind ForceFreshFreshLightLight
SurfModerateModerateModerateModerate
Barometer29.6529.6529.829.85
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenSchooners=8, Steamers=3
General RemarksDrilled with Surf Boat and Signals
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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