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

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Conditions at 2:20 am CDT on 09/25/2020 (DOY 269 07:20 GMT)
(Updated at about 06,21,36,51 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   13.2 kts   (6.8 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   14.4 kts   (7.4 m/s)
Wind Direction:   203° (SSW)
Air Temperature:   68.9 °F   (20.5 °C)
Dew Point:   56.4 °F   (13.5 °C)
Relative Humidity:   63.9 %
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 CDT Wind
Spd
kts
Wind
Gust
kts
Peak
Wind
kts
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
F
Dew
Pt
F
Rel
Hum
%
20202690200 13.6 14.4 17.1 201 70.3 55.6 59.1
20202690100 13.2 14.0 16.1 205 70.9 56.2 59.3
20202690000 10.7 11.7 13.8 196 70.7 57.7 63.1
20202682300 9.9 10.1 12.2 198 71.2 59.1 65.1
20202682200 7.4 7.8 11.7 188 70.5 64.4 80.6
20202682100 5.4 6.0 8.0 161 68.9 66.9 93.1
20202682000 10.9 11.7 11.7 128 69.3 66.3 90.2
20202681900 12.4 13.0 13.2 129 69.6 65.7 87.2
20202681800 13.2 14.6 14.6 120 70.7 65.0 81.9
20202681700 9.9 12.1 17.1 186 75.6 60.3 58.5
20202681600 13.6 14.8 15.6 202 76.6 58.7 53.2
20202681500 10.9 14.0 17.5 221 74.8 60.9 61.3
20202681400 12.6 15.9 17.9 225 74.8 59.6 58.5
20202681300 11.5 13.8 15.7 225 73.0 61.1 65.8
20202681200 7.8 9.7 17.7 157 70.0 64.1 81.4
20202681100 5.4 7.8 12.1 222 68.4 63.4 83.9
20202681000 5.4 6.4 8.2 242 66.0 62.1 86.9
20202680900 9.1 10.3 12.2 254 64.0 61.3 90.8
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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