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Thursday June 21, 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
Thu 09:00 EST
W 13   4.0 4.0 0.9 100 1 0   -
Wed 09:00 EST
NNW 9   2.0 2.0 -0.8 100 1 0   -
Tue 09:00 EST
WNW 4   2.2 2.2 2.2 100 1 2   -
Mon 09:00 EST
SSW 13   7.0 7.0 4.5 100 1 10   -
Sun 09:00 EST
SSE 31   9.0 9.0 5.2 100 1 34   -
Sat 09:00 EST
NW 13   7.1 7.1 4.6 100 1 12   -
Fri 09:00 EST
NW 15   8.8 5.2 6.5 78 2 3   -
Thu 09:00 EST
NNW 15   6.1 4.5 3.1 89 1 0   -

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