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This is a page to collect resources, stories and projects related to measuring wind. See the [AS220 page](/as220) for some wind sensors! ## Questions [questions:wind] ## Related posts [notes:wind] ...


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eustatic "what's a handheld weather model? Definitely track the wind. Here's an example using Meso West in Cancer Alley https://mesowest.utah.edu/cgi-bin/..." | Read more » almost 2 years ago
kgradow1 "@joyofsoy @nshapiro @eustatic " | Read more » almost 2 years ago
chakri316 "A fan is a fueled machine used to make stream inside a liquid, commonly a gas, for example, air. A fan comprises of a turning course of action of v..." | Read more » about 2 years ago
mimiss " @mimiss has marked @amallozzi as a co-author. " | Read more » about 2 years ago
niaga "Sorry for being late. But I agree with the solar solution. I have personal experience building wind turbine. But we just have to assemble and insta..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
jay_515shah "This is so useful idea. " | Read more » over 2 years ago
eladorian "Hi there - a bit late on the thread, hope this goes through to Mustapha. My name is Elad Orian and I run an Israeli Palestinian organisation provi..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
liz "Hi Mustapha, we've reached out to one person who does low-cost solar and wind in the middle east, and another who is an aerospace engineer. Hope we..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
stevie "Hi! When I read your note I immediately thought about solar instead of wind. I think it could be more reliable and easier? Is there a reason you'r..." | Read more » over 2 years ago
liz " @liz has marked @mustapha as a co-author. " | Read more » over 2 years ago
tahnok " I was thinking for that price I might be able to crack one open to harvest it for parts, or maybe hook up an arduino to the output somehow. BUT th..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
cfastie "Hi tahnok, Those inexpensive anemometers seems to be missing an important feature of the expensive Kestrel and other fancy anemometers. They do no..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
tahnok " Have you done any test flights with some of the ~20$ anemometers you can find on Amazon to compare with the Kestrel? " | Read more » about 3 years ago
renobrdf " wow this is beautiful, how do i get to see that wind stuff man, is there more info on that? thx in advance " | Read more » about 3 years ago
jeffalk " @warren, what is "helpful", as you know, depends on the intended use. Data from unknown and unsubstantiated sources can be unreliable depending ..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
kkoerner " NREL's SAM has access to NREL AWS Truepower files, you may be able to access and incorporate some of that data if you're looking to measure wind e..." | Read more » about 3 years ago
liz " https://www.windfinder.com/ " | Read more » about 3 years ago
guolivar " It all depends on what your objectives are. You'll notice that most air quality monitoring stations (the regulatory ones) have wind measurements w..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
Ag8n " Normally, in an open location, the national weather service (NWS) wind direction would be ok. But as you get into more urban locations, where bu..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
SadiePrego " @warren @Bronwen thanks so much you guys! " | Read more » over 3 years ago
Bronwen "@warren That's on me! I suggested breaking this up into a few posts just because the focus of activities are all so different and I wanted to make ..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren "Oh, oops, i see this isn't a duplicate at all, but split into three themes! My apologies, i am just always on the lookout to be sure our moderation..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren "Ah, looks like maybe it was posted twice because the first was held in moderation (sorry, our anti-spam systems are unfortunate, but you wouldn't b..." | Read more » over 3 years ago
warren " This looks tremendous. Very exciting -- thank you!!!! " | Read more » over 3 years ago