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South Haven, MI  (SVNM4)  42° 24´ 05" N,   86° 17´ 20" W

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NOTICE: Sep 6, 2016. Currently, the Historical Association of South Haven is refurbishing the lighthouse. Our equipment is being removed, data transmission will cease, and the webcams will be down soon. Once this work is completed this fall, we plan to visit the station and install a new radio, antenna, and maybe an ultrasonic anemometer. For more information about the lighthouse restoration, see this site.

Conditions have not been updated in more than two hours

Conditions at 4:44 pm EDT on 09/06/2016 (DOY 250 20:44 GMT)
(Updated at about 05,20,35,50 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   14.4 kts   (7.4 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   14.8 kts   (7.6 m/s)
Wind Direction:   193° (SSW)
Air Temperature:   77.7 °F   (25.4 °C)
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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(images updated 2X per hour)
Webcam Location & Info [Live Webcam Image from South Haven, MI Met Station Camera 1] [Live Webcam Image from South Haven, MI Met Station Camera 2]
12-hr animations:  1  2

Previous 24 images:  1  2

All Images (past 14 days)

-------- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] --------
YEARDOY EDT Wind
Speed
m/s
Wind
Gust
m/s
Peak
Wind
m/s
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Temp
deg C
20162501600 5.5 5.7 7.8 192 24.5
20162501500 5.5 5.6 6.2 192 24.5
20162501400 6.1 6.3 6.6 194 23.7
20162501300 5.9 6.0 7.4 195 23.4
20162501200 5.7 5.8 6.6 194 22.7
20162501100 5.8 6.3 6.6 201 22.8
20162501000 6.0 6.4 6.7 197 22.9
20162500900 6.3 7.0 7.9 188 24.0
20162500800 6.0 6.8 7.3 184 23.8
20162500700 6.2 7.0 7.8 189 24.0
20162500600 7.4 7.9 8.1 193 23.4
20162500500 6.9 7.2 9.0 194 23.3
20162500400 7.5 8.1 8.1 193 23.9
20162500300 8.3 8.6 8.6 195 24.2
20162500200 7.1 7.6 9.0 199 22.9
20162500100 6.6 7.4 8.1 191 25.5
20162500000 5.0 6.1 7.5 183 26.0
20162492300 4.4 4.9 7.4 169 26.0
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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See also NWS Marine Forecast for this area, and NWS Recreational Beach Forecast

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