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Tuesday July 7, 2015
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Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like rh Fire Rain Rain 10' Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm mm hPa
Tue 09:00 EST
NW 4   9.6 4.2 9.6 69 2 0   -
Mon 15:00 EST
NW 9   15.8 1.6 15.8 38 7 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   9.2 4.0 9.2 70 2 0   -
Sun 15:00 EST
- 0   17.0 5.6 17.0 47 4 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
- 0   6.9 1.7 6.9 69 1 0   -
Sat 15:00 EST
NW 19   16.6 4.9 16.6 46 7 0   -
Fri 15:00 EST
SE 19   15.5 6.3 15.5 54 5 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
- 0   10.0 3.1 10.0 62 2 0   -
Thu 15:00 EST
NW 9   14.5 4.7 14.1 52 4 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
NW 9   7.0 3.5 5.2 78 1 0   -
Wed 15:00 EST
- 0   16.0 11.4 16.0 74 2 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
- 0   13.9 10.3 13.9 79 1 0   -
Tue 15:00 EST
- 0   15.0 11.7 15.0 81 1 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
- 0   8.6 8.2 8.6 97 1 0   -

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