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Thunder Bay Island, MI  (TBIM4)  45° 02´ 05" N,   83° 11´ 39" W

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Conditions at 10:30 am EST on 11/27/2022 (DOY 331 15:30 GMT)
(Updated every 30 minutes)
Wind Speed:   3.9 kts   (2.0 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   5.2 kts   (2.7 m/s)
Wind Direction:   343° (NNW)
Air Temperature:   41.5 °F   (5.3 °C)
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Webcam Location & Info
[Live Webcam Image from Thunder Bay Island, MI Met Station Camera 1]

[Live Webcam Image from Thunder Bay Island, MI Met Station Camera 2]

[Live Webcam Image from Thunder Bay Island, MI Met Station Camera 3]

[Live Webcam Image from Thunder Bay Island, MI Met Station Camera 4]

[Live Webcam Image from Thunder Bay Island, MI Met Station Camera 5]

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----- Previous 18 Hours (at top of hour)  [English] [Metric] -----
YEARDOY EST Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
Wind
Chill
F
20223311000 2.1 2.3 6.0 308 41.2 -99.0
20223310900 1.2 1.4 3.9 249 41.2 -99.0
20223310800 1.2 1.6 5.1 230 40.8 -99.0
20223310700 0.8 1.7 5.1 252 40.8 -99.0
20223310600 7.2 7.6 7.6 195 42.6 -99.0
20223310500 7.4 7.8 7.8 220 42.3 -99.0
20223310400 7.4 8.0 8.7 235 42.6 -99.0
20223310300 10.7 11.7 11.7 227 42.8 -99.0
20223310200 10.1 11.3 12.4 218 42.8 -99.0
20223310100 14.8 15.6 16.9 214 42.8 -99.0
20223310000 12.1 12.4 15.9 208 43.2 -99.0
20223302300 15.0 15.9 15.9 228 43.7 -99.0
20223302200 16.5 17.7 19.2 219 45.3 -99.0
20223302100 12.8 14.0 20.6 211 45.5 -99.0
20223302000 15.4 17.1 17.5 212 46.9 -99.0
20223301800 10.7 11.3 15.2 202 47.5 -99.0
20223301700 11.7 12.8 13.2 215 49.5 -99.0
20223301600 10.3 11.3 13.0 212 48.9 -99.0
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour
Note: Wind chill is set to -99 if air temp > 40 F or wind speed < 3 mph

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The NDBC station ID for this station is: TBIM4
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