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

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Conditions at 9:06 am CST on 11/15/2019 (DOY 319 15:06 GMT)
(Updated at about 06,21,36,51 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   12.2 kts   (6.3 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   13.0 kts   (6.7 m/s)
Wind Direction:   267° (W)
Air Temperature:   28.6 °F   (-1.9 °C)
Wind Chill:   17.6 °F   (-8.0 °C)
Dew Point:   22.6 °F   (-5.2 °C)
Relative Humidity:   78.2 %
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 CST Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
Wind
Chill
F
Dew
Pt
F
Rel
Hum
%
20193190900 12.1 12.8 13.2 268 28.4 17.4 22.6 78.6
20193190800 10.9 11.7 13.4 258 26.8 16.0 22.0 81.8
20193190700 14.6 15.9 16.3 268 26.6 14.0 21.4 80.4
20193190600 11.3 12.8 16.5 263 26.4 15.3 21.3 80.8
20193190500 10.7 13.4 15.7 267 26.8 16.1 21.0 78.6
20193190400 11.9 13.8 14.8 266 27.3 16.2 21.3 77.9
20193190300 14.6 15.9 17.7 267 26.8 14.2 20.9 78.1
20193190200 16.7 18.7 21.6 268 27.1 13.9 21.7 79.7
20193190100 15.7 19.1 22.4 269 26.8 13.8 20.8 78.0
20193190000 15.9 20.2 20.2 245 27.1 14.1 20.9 77.2
20193182300 14.6 16.1 20.8 248 28.2 16.1 21.8 76.5
20193182200 9.9 11.9 20.4 256 27.3 17.2 20.4 75.0
20193182100 16.9 18.7 20.2 266 27.5 14.3 21.5 77.9
20193182000 13.0 15.0 20.8 258 28.0 16.5 21.0 74.6
20193181900 15.4 17.9 20.6 274 28.9 16.7 23.6 80.3
20193181800 13.6 16.5 19.8 270 29.1 17.7 22.8 76.9
20193181700 12.4 15.4 19.1 283 29.7 18.9 23.0 76.1
20193181600 10.5 12.2 18.1 265 30.2 20.5 22.7 73.4
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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