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

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Conditions at 0:50 am CDT on 07/13/2020 (DOY 195 05:50 GMT)
(Updated at about 06,21,36,51 minutes past the hour)
Wind Speed:   8.9 kts   (4.6 m/s)
Max Wind Speed:   9.9 kts   (5.1 m/s)
Wind Direction:   17° (NNE)
Air Temperature:   71.8 °F   (22.1 °C)
Dew Point:   63.4 °F   (17.5 °C)
Relative Humidity:   74.6 %
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
m/s
Wind
Gust
m/s
Peak
Wind
m/s
Wind
Dir
deg
Air
Tmp
C
Dew
Pt
C
Rel
Hum
%
20201942300 5.4 5.8 6.6 011 21.9 16.7 72.0
20201942200 5.0 5.8 7.2 008 21.8 17.6 76.8
20201942100 5.2 5.9 6.6 003 21.5 17.4 77.2
20201942000 6.0 6.8 7.9 002 21.5 18.1 80.9
20201941900 6.0 7.0 7.8 004 21.5 17.8 79.2
20201941800 6.9 7.8 8.7 013 21.2 17.9 81.3
20201941700 7.2 7.5 8.8 025 21.3 18.0 81.2
20201941600 6.3 7.2 8.5 028 21.4 18.5 83.2
20201941500 7.2 8.1 9.3 021 21.4 17.8 79.5
20201941400 8.5 9.6 10.1 013 21.4 18.2 81.5
20201941300 9.8 10.5 10.8 005 21.4 17.6 78.8
20201941200 9.3 9.9 10.8 023 21.7 18.1 79.7
20201941100 9.7 10.7 11.4 017 22.2 17.8 75.7
20201941000 11.4 12.4 12.6 024 22.2 18.3 78.0
20201940900 12.4 13.6 14.5 016 22.7 21.1 90.5
20201940800 6.1 6.7 12.2 328 23.6 21.1 85.6
20201940700 4.2 5.4 7.6 097 22.3 17.9 75.7
20201940600 3.3 3.7 16.6 122 23.6 19.3 76.3
Note: Peak wind is max wind gust during entire hour

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