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

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Conditions at 3:20 pm CDT on 07/22/2018 (DOY 203 20:20 GMT)
(Updated at about 08,23,38,53 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   15.7 kts   (8.1 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   17.7 kts   (9.1 m/s)
Wind Direction:   1° (N)
Air Temperature:   71.1 °F   (21.7 °C)
Dew Point:   69.0 °F   (20.5 °C)
Relative Humidity:   93.0 %
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[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]
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---------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] ----------
YEARDOY CDT Wind
Spd
m/s
Wind
Gust
m/s
Peak
Wind
m/s
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
C
Dew
Pt
C
Rel
Hum
%
20182031500 9.3 10.2 10.4 001 21.6 20.6 93.8
20182031400 8.6 9.3 10.8 010 21.9 20.9 94.2
20182031300 8.3 8.9 9.7 007 21.7 20.9 95.2
20182031200 8.3 9.0 9.4 012 21.8 20.9 94.4
20182031100 9.8 10.8 10.8 010 21.6 21.0 96.6
20182031000 8.0 8.8 11.2 354 20.8 20.7 99.4
20182030900 10.2 11.7 12.8 343 20.4 20.3 99.4
20182030800 8.6 9.1 12.5 333 20.2 20.1 99.1
20182030700 9.3 10.3 11.8 345 21.2 20.8 97.4
20182030600 7.6 8.3 9.6 360 21.6 20.5 93.5
20182030500 8.4 9.0 9.8 003 21.6 20.7 94.8
20182030400 9.1 9.7 10.4 003 21.6 20.8 95.2
20182030300 9.4 10.3 11.0 354 21.6 20.7 94.8
20182030200 10.9 12.1 12.5 007 21.6 20.8 95.4
20182030100 9.3 10.5 13.2 002 21.8 20.9 94.5
20182030000 9.7 12.1 12.1 001 21.1 21.0 99.1
20182022300 9.6 11.0 12.6 342 20.7 20.4 98.2
20182022200 10.4 11.4 11.6 337 20.4 20.2 98.8
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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