Wind map earth. The wind map is a personal art project not associated with any company. Investigating wind energy with google earth part one. Updated every three hours. This article suggests that google earth can be used to make decisions about wind farm sites by using 3d models to visualize the effects of decisions.
The script then translates the data into a user. This dynamic map shows exactly which way is the wind is blowing everywhere on earth. See current wind weather ocean and pollution conditions as forecast by supercomputers on an interactive animated map. To the left in the southern hemisphere so that the wind flows mostly around the high and low.
Seeking residential wind power for energy self sufficiency. Do more with bing maps. Wind is the flow of gases on a large scale. The earth wind map gathers weather data from the global forecast system at the national center for environmental prediction a noaa initiative.
Wind is caused by air flowing from high pressure to low pressure. Every wind farm site in the uk there are over 300 operational wind farm sites in the uk with thousands more turbines at various stages of planning or construction. Map multiple locations get transitwalkingdriving directions view live traffic conditions plan trips view satellite aerial and street side imagery. On the surface of the earth wind consists of the bulk movement of air.
In outer space solar wind is the movement of gases or charged particles from the sun through space while planetary wind is the outgassing of light chemical elements from a planets atmosphere into space. Since the earth is rotating however the air does not flow directly from high to low pressure but it is deflected to the right in the northern hemisphere.