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Published: 2008-02-13 13:45:00
Updated: 2016-11-03 11:01:50
Posted February 13, 2008
Updated November 3, 2016
By Michelle Gaskins
Mike Moss: The convention in weather observations and forecasts is to give the way FROM WHICH the wind blows.
Other information: wind bearing, wind forecast, wind observations, wind measurements
Full question from Michelle Gaskins: On your daily weather forecast it might say, "Winds: NW 5-10mph" - does that mean the winds will be coming FROM the North West or blowing TOWARDS the North West?