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Weather Data for 18 May 1908

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Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSWSSWS
Wind ForceModerateModerateModerateFresh
SurfHighHighHighHigh
Barometer30.230.130.130
Thermometer68687870
Vessels SeenNo Record
General RemarksTest 6 am
KeeperO.N. Twiford act Keeper



Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
MidnightSunriseNoonSunset
Wind DirectionSWSSE
Wind ForceCalmLightFreshLight
SurfModerateModerateModerateModerate
Barometer29.929.929.829.8
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenSchooners=4, Steamers=2
General RemarksCrew engaged in airing Beding and Flags
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper



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