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

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Conditions at 8:50 pm CDT on 08/19/2022 (DOY 232 01:50 GMT)
(Updated every 15 minutes)
Wind Speed:   15.0 kts   (7.7 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   15.6 kts   (8.0 m/s)
Wind Direction:   175° (S)
Air Temperature:   77.4 °F   (25.2 °C)
Dew Point:   63.5 °F   (17.5 °C)
Relative Humidity:   61.9 %
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Data & Plots of Previous 5 Days (hourly increments)
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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
%
20222312000 16.7 17.3 17.7 180 78.6 62.3 56.7
20222311900 15.2 16.1 19.4 177 78.3 63.8 60.7
20222311800 14.6 16.3 18.5 184 78.8 63.3 58.5
20222311700 18.3 19.8 19.8 184 81.0 60.3 48.9
20222311600 13.8 15.6 20.6 162 79.3 63.1 57.0
20222311500 10.9 12.8 19.8 168 79.3 63.9 58.6
20222311400 15.0 16.3 16.9 182 79.7 60.9 52.0
20222311300 15.0 15.9 17.9 191 79.3 59.1 49.3
20222311200 11.1 12.4 18.7 200 78.1 60.9 55.0
20222311100 18.1 19.4 21.2 213 77.5 60.4 55.0
20222311000 18.5 20.4 22.9 207 76.3 61.6 59.9
20222310900 12.2 13.2 20.6 205 73.9 62.8 67.7
20222310800 12.2 12.8 17.3 199 72.0 62.0 70.5
20222310700 15.2 16.1 16.3 198 70.5 60.6 70.4
20222310600 11.7 13.4 16.7 200 71.1 61.4 71.1
20222310500 15.0 16.7 20.6 201 72.0 60.5 66.8
20222310400 13.2 13.8 17.7 197 71.4 61.1 69.5
20222310300 12.8 13.8 16.3 194 71.4 61.7 70.9
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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The NDBC station ID for this station is: CHII2
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