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Alpena, MI  (APNM4)  45° 03´ 35" N,   83° 25´ 25" W

 
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Conditions at 8:00 am EDT on 09/05/2015 (DOY 248 12:00 GMT)
(Updated at about 03,13,23,33,43,53 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   5.1 kts   (2.6 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   5.8 kts   (3.0 m/s)
Wind Direction:   128° (SE)
Air Temperature:   67.3 °F   (19.6 °C)
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-------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] --------
YEARDOY EDT WIND
SPD
kts
WIND
GUST
kts
PEAK
WIND
kts
WIND
DIR
deg
AIR
TEMP
deg F
20152480800 5.1 5.8 5.8 128 67.3
20152480700 8.2 8.9 9.1 159 67.8
20152480600 10.9 11.7 12.4 140 68.4
20152480500 5.2 6.2 12.4 132 67.6
20152480400 6.8 7.4 8.7 140 68.2
20152480300 9.5 10.7 10.7 147 68.4
20152480200 7.4 8.4 12.2 138 68.7
20152480100 8.7 9.7 11.1 135 69.3
20152480000 9.3 10.1 10.5 141 69.1
20152472300 18.1 20.2 20.6 130 72.3
20152472200 14.6 17.1 21.2 113 71.8
20152472100 10.1 13.2 18.1 115 71.4
20152472000 11.7 14.6 14.6 109 71.2
20152471900 8.2 9.3 16.3 094 71.4
20152471800 10.7 12.2 12.4 094 72.7
20152471700 9.3 10.5 12.8 091 71.4
20152471600 7.6 8.4 12.1 124 68.7
20152471500 8.0 8.7 10.3 147 67.8
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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