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Chicago, IL  (CHII2)  Harrison-Dever Crib, approx. 2.75 miles offshore

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Conditions at 10:38 pm CDT on 06/17/2021 (DOY 169 03:38 GMT)
(Updated at about 06,21,36,51 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   19.4 kts   (10.0 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   20.6 kts   (10.6 m/s)
Wind Direction:   175° (S)
Air Temperature:   78.8 °F   (26.0 °C)
Dew Point:   63.3 °F   (17.4 °C)
Relative Humidity:   58.5 %
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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Webcam Location & Info
[Live Webcam Image from Chicago, IL Met Station Camera 1]
[Live Webcam Image from Chicago, IL Met Station Camera 2]
[Live Webcam Image from Chicago, IL Met Station Camera 3]
6-hr animations: 1  2  3
Previous 48 images (top of hour only): 1  2  3
All Images (past 10 days)

Nearby Webcams (external sites):
Webcams of Chicago courtesy of WXYZ Webcams
Loyola University Lake Shore Campus
Loop and Lake Michigan courtesy of ABC News

---------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] ----------
YEARDOY CDT Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
Dew
Pt
F
Rel
Hum
%
20211682200 20.6 21.8 23.7 164 79.5 62.5 55.5
20211682100 9.5 10.5 22.9 211 85.1 59.7 41.6
20211682000 12.2 13.6 19.2 224 85.5 58.6 39.5
20211681900 17.5 19.2 22.4 218 86.2 58.1 37.9
20211681800 13.2 14.6 20.0 165 79.3 63.8 58.4
20211681700 15.9 17.3 19.1 133 77.4 62.2 59.0
20211681600 15.9 18.1 18.1 109 75.4 57.9 54.0
20211681500 13.4 15.2 18.9 151 74.5 60.2 60.6
20211681400 10.9 11.5 16.9 099 72.0 61.1 68.3
20211681300 13.4 13.6 18.5 122 72.9 58.3 59.8
20211681200 12.8 13.4 16.7 126 70.9 58.5 64.5
20211681100 11.1 12.2 12.8 124 70.9 58.3 63.9
20211681000 8.9 10.1 17.9 157 70.0 54.7 57.8
20211680900 8.2 10.1 12.4 153 68.5 51.5 54.1
20211680800 8.7 9.3 9.3 180 67.8 48.1 48.8
20211680700 8.7 9.5 9.9 197 65.8 49.0 54.0
20211680600 6.4 6.8 9.7 203 64.8 59.2 82.0
20211680500 5.4 6.0 8.2 186 64.2 60.0 86.1
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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