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Milwaukee, WI  (MLWW3)  43° 02´ 44" N,   87° 52´ 44" W

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Conditions at 5:24 am CST on 02/06/2016 (DOY 037 11:24 GMT)
(Updated at about 12,27,42,57 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   9.7 kts   (5.0 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   12.4 kts   (6.4 m/s)
Wind Direction:   223° (SW)
Air Temperature:   28.8 °F   (-1.8 °C)
Wind Chill:   19.1 °F   (-7.2 °C)
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-------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] --------
YEARDOY CST Wind
Speed
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Temp
deg F
20160370500 10.1 11.9 12.4 235 29.1
20160370400 11.5 14.0 15.6 253 29.7
20160370300 11.1 15.0 16.1 243 29.7
20160370200 6.4 8.2 15.9 254 29.5
20160370100 11.5 15.6 15.6 247 29.3
20160370000 11.5 13.0 16.5 240 29.7
20160362300 10.5 12.8 17.3 248 29.7
20160362200 8.4 10.7 14.0 250 29.8
20160362100 7.2 8.9 13.4 250 30.2
20160362000 6.0 8.6 12.2 258 30.2
20160361900 7.6 10.5 10.7 251 30.2
20160361800 8.6 10.1 10.1 280 30.2
20160361700 7.4 8.4 10.5 298 30.2
20160361600 8.0 10.3 11.3 294 30.6
20160361500 6.4 8.0 12.4 278 30.9
20160361400 8.4 9.7 11.3 276 30.4
20160361300 7.8 9.9 11.7 281 29.3
20160361200 6.8 7.8 11.5 291 28.2
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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