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Newbie wind direction question

We're planning our day for tomorrow and Dave and I are confused. Looking at the weather for tomorrow it says 9 knots WNW. Does that mean the wind is coming FROM WNW blowing ESE or is it blowing WNW?

Last weekend we thought we had it figured out but we were not correct so I want to be sure.
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Re: Newbie wind direction question

They are predicting it will blow from the WNW. Don't be surprised if it blows from the ESE.
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Re: Newbie wind direction question

"Winds NNW" (or any direction) ALWAYS means the wind is coming from that direction. Another example: "Wind 270 at 10" means the wind is FROM due west at 10 knots. Clear as mud? No, really, you'll never forget that again.

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Re: Newbie wind direction question

Wind is from, current is to.

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Re: Newbie wind direction question

Regardless of the direction they state, the wind will always be coming directly from where you want to get to.
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Re: Newbie wind direction question

Use this link and save your location...it gives you a real good forecast for what the wind will be like in different areas



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