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

In collaboration with Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary
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Conditions at 10:30 am EDT on 04/21/2024 (DOY 112 14:30 GMT)
(Updated every 10 minutes)
Wind Speed:   9.3 kts   (4.8 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   11.3 kts   (5.8 m/s)
Wind Direction:   275° (W)
Air Temperature:   43.0 °F   (6.1 °C)
Data & Plots of Previous 3 Hours (2 minute increments)
Data & Plots of Previous 5 Days (hourly increments)
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[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 3]

[Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 4]

[Live Webcam Image from Alpena, MI Met Station Camera 5]

6-hr animations: 1  2  3  4  5
Previous 48 images (top of hour only): 1  2  3  4  5
All Images (past 10 days)

----- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] -----
YEARDOY EDT Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
20241121000 10.1 11.9 16.7 276 41.4
20241120900 11.9 15.4 18.5 283 38.7
20241120800 10.5 12.4 18.7 265 36.0
20241120700 8.6 9.9 14.6 256 33.8
20241120600 7.6 8.6 12.1 263 33.4
20241120500 9.7 11.1 12.1 246 34.2
20241120400 8.2 9.9 11.9 250 35.2
20241120300 7.8 8.7 11.7 246 35.4
20241120200 5.1 7.2 8.4 277 36.1
20241120100 5.8 7.0 8.9 268 37.6
20241120000 8.2 10.1 11.7 279 38.1
20241112300 7.0 8.6 12.1 291 38.5
20241112200 10.7 13.0 14.0 302 39.0
20241112100 9.9 12.6 17.3 295 39.7
20241112000 9.3 11.3 18.3 289 40.8
20241111900 15.0 21.2 21.2 306 41.5
20241111800 10.5 12.2 20.4 299 41.7
20241111700 15.0 18.3 20.0 279 41.9
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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The NDBC station ID for this station is: APNM4
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See also NWS Marine Forecast for this area, and NWS Recreational Beach Forecast

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Additional Great Lakes Meteorological Observations

» NWS, Grand Rapids Office: Near-Realtime Marine Weather, includes current conditions and forecasts
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