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Weather Data for 9 May 1908

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Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionWWWW
Wind ForceModerateFreshFreshFresh
SurfHighModerateModerateModerate
Barometer29.729.729.729.7
Thermometer61586264
Vessels SeenSchooners=15, Steamers=4
General RemarksNew Buildings; Test at 6 am; Drilled with Boat in Surf; Crew Imployed in House Duty
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSWWSWWNWW
Wind ForceLightFreshFreshFresh
SurfHighHighModerateModerate
Barometer29.5529.529.529.5
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenSchooners=18, Steamers=3
General RemarksGeneral repairs to Station
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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