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

 
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Conditions at 3:20 am EDT on 06/27/2016 (DOY 179 07:20 GMT)
(Updated at about 04,14,24,34,44,54 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   10.1 kts   (5.2 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   13.0 kts   (6.7 m/s)
Wind Direction:   281° (W)
Air Temperature:   70.7 °F   (21.5 °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
20161790300 8.9 12.2 13.2 278 70.9
20161790200 10.7 13.0 13.0 269 72.0
20161790100 9.5 11.1 17.3 265 72.5
20161790000 9.3 10.3 13.8 250 72.3
20161782300 6.2 6.4 9.7 250 73.2
20161782200 8.0 8.2 8.2 240 76.5
20161782100 6.6 7.8 8.2 280 81.0
20161782000 8.9 10.5 13.4 251 82.9
20161781900 9.3 15.9 17.9 280 82.8
20161781800 13.8 18.1 21.8 279 82.2
20161781700 10.7 14.8 19.1 277 82.4
20161781600 7.8 10.5 16.9 293 80.6
20161781500 6.2 7.4 18.9 283 79.9
20161781400 11.9 14.2 18.9 283 78.4
20161781300 7.8 9.7 17.1 270 76.8
20161781200 9.1 13.0 13.6 289 74.1
20161781100 15.2 18.9 20.4 240 72.9
20161781000 8.4 9.5 19.8 253 72.3
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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