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Re: Wind Map - super scale

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Originally Posted by Pamlicotraveler View Post
Yep, you can really understand wind patterns by looking at this thing.
When I first encountered it, I really got to thinking about Columbus and Vikings and historical exploration/trade routes. A lot of early world sailing and exploration started to make a lot more sense. There is a currents version as well:
https://earth.nullschool.net/#curren...4.48,35.65,923

Oh and I think it predates Windy...

Gaudeamus igitur iuvenes dum sumus...
before it's too late

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