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Michigan City, IN  (MCYI3)  41° 43´ 43" N,   86° 54´ 45" W

See Metadata File for full description of instruments and parameters, as well as site maps.
NOTICE: Oct 8, 2014. The Michigan City barometer is reporting air pressures that are about 2-5 mb too high. We are continuing to report the air pressures so that users can view the pressure trends. Use the values with caution.

NOTICE: Sep 22, 2015. The Michigan City PAR sensor is malfunctioning. We hope to preplace the instrument this fall.

Conditions at 4:36 pm CDT on 04/28/2016 (DOY 119 21:36 GMT)
(Updated at about 09,24,39,54 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   9.7 kts   (5.0 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   10.3 kts   (5.3 m/s)
Wind Direction:   357° (N)
Air Temperature:   46.8 °F   (8.2 °C)
Dew Point:   45.2 °F   (7.3 °C)
Relative Humidity:   94.1 %
Station Pressure:   29.288 in Hg.   (991.8 mb)
Sea Level Pressure:   29.985 in Hg.   (1015.4 mb)
PAR:   193 uEinst/m2/sec
Data & Plots of Previous 3 Hours (2 minute increments)
Data & Plots of Previous 5 Days (hourly increments)
         1 Day Windrose Plot5 Day Windrose Plot(explanation)         
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(images updated hourly during daylight hours)
Webcam Location & Info [Michigan City, IN Webcam 1 is Down] [Michigan City, IN Webcam 2 is Down]
12-hr animations:  1  2

Previous 24 images:  1  2

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Nearby Webcam (external site):
Michigan City, IN courtesy of WeatherBug.com

----------------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] -----------------
YEARDOY CDT Wind
Speed
m/s
Wind
Gust
m/s
Peak
Wind
m/s
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Temp
deg C
Dew
Point
deg C
Rel
Hum
%
Sta
Press
mb
PAR
uEinst/
m^2/s
20161191600 4.6 5.0 5.8 353 8.8 7.6 91.9 991.3 373
20161191500 5.9 6.4 6.5 012 8.2 6.7 90.4 991.0 694
20161191400 5.6 5.9 7.6 001 8.5 6.8 88.8 991.1 492
20161191300 1.5 2.3 7.0 112 10.2 6.7 78.5 991.3 521
20161191200 2.6 3.2 4.6 099 9.6 6.1 78.4 991.0 770
20161191100 3.5 4.2 5.3 111 8.9 5.6 79.8 991.0 587
20161191000 5.9 6.9 7.5 099 8.0 4.7 79.7 990.2 693
20161190900 4.9 6.3 7.8 112 7.3 4.6 83.0 989.8 536
20161190800 4.5 5.5 9.2 090 6.7 5.3 91.0 988.7 315
20161190700 5.8 6.9 10.1 035 6.9 5.6 91.5 989.1 30
20161190600 4.8 5.7 10.1 058 7.1 6.4 95.4 989.2 3
20161190500 3.1 3.9 7.6 221 8.3 4.9 78.8 989.9 0
20161190400 5.8 7.9 9.3 099 8.6 4.4 74.7 988.3 0
20161190300 6.8 9.4 13.1 085 8.6 4.4 74.5 988.0 0
20161190200 6.7 8.3 11.1 086 9.4 3.5 66.4 988.0 0
20161190100 9.2 10.7 13.2 097 9.9 2.6 60.3 988.4 0
20161190000 8.9 12.3 13.3 079 10.2 1.5 54.5 989.3 0
20161182300 7.7 9.7 12.7 071 10.8 0.4 48.3 989.6 0
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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See also NWS Marine Forecast for this area, and NWS Recreational Beach Forecast

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See also USACE Coastal and Hydraulics Lab for realtime wave data at Burns Harbor, IN.

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