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

 
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Conditions at 9:40 pm EDT on 05/28/2016 (DOY 150 01:40 GMT)
(Updated at about 04,14,24,34,44,54 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   1.9 kts   (1.0 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   2.9 kts   (1.5 m/s)
Wind Direction:   167° (SSE)
Air Temperature:   65.7 °F   (18.7 °C)
Data & Plots of Previous 3 Hours (2 minute increments)
Data & Plots of Previous 5 Days (hourly increments)
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Webcam Location & Info [Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 1] [Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 2] [Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 4] [Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 4]
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All Images (past 7 days)

-------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] --------
YEARDOY EDT Wind
Speed
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Temp
deg F
20161492100 3.7 4.7 6.0 109 67.3
20161492000 4.5 7.4 12.1 152 65.3
20161491900 15.4 16.7 17.7 169 65.3
20161491800 16.5 18.5 19.2 267 83.7
20161491700 11.1 13.4 22.7 158 64.2
20161491600 14.8 15.4 17.3 152 64.2
20161491500 14.4 15.7 24.1 246 79.0
20161491400 16.3 18.7 19.6 167 64.8
20161491300 3.7 4.1 17.3 243 64.9
20161491200 7.8 9.1 11.3 162 63.1
20161491100 5.2 5.8 8.6 139 60.4
20161491000 6.0 6.8 7.2 150 59.4
20161490900 5.4 6.2 7.0 148 58.3
20161490800 5.2 6.4 7.2 146 58.1
20161490700 5.1 6.0 7.8 149 58.8
20161490600 6.6 7.4 10.5 179 59.7
20161490500 5.4 7.8 13.6 087 62.8
20161490400 5.1 6.4 14.8 098 62.6
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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