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Thursday September 20, 2018
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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
Wed 09:00 EST
NW 9   20.5 11.5 19.1 56 5 0   -
Wed 06:00 EST
NW 9   20.5 11.5 19.1 56 5 -   -
Tue 09:00 EST
- 0   15.0 10.9 15.3 76 2 0   -
Mon 09:00 EST
- 0   15.5 7.5 14.9 59 3 0   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SW 19   15.0 -1.7 9.2 32 11 0   -
Sat 09:00 EST
- 0   18.6 11.1 19.0 62 3 0   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NE 9   19.0 14.7 18.7 76 2 0   -
Thu 09:00 EST
- 0   17.0 13.7 18.2 81 1 0   -

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