Weather Questions tagged “winds” (remove tag filter)
Question: What altitude are the winds of a hurricane measured to determine the strength of the storm? Follow up...what is the difference in the wind speeds at that level and on the ground, generally speaking? — Jennifer Dorsey
Question: What is the average daily wind speed in the Triangle? — Rod
Question: Why the increase in wind speed from 200ft to 2,000ft at late night and early mornings vs surface and above 2,000ft at a much lower speed? Example this AM 3kts at surface and 6kts above 2,000ft, 12-18kts @ 200-2,000ft. Been the same for most of the summer days. How can one predict those winds and speed? — Richard Parr
Question: We were at Sunset Beach, NC, on Saturday, July 3, an almost cloud-free day with a light breeze and very pleasant temperatures. Out of nowhere, what seemed like a swirl of wind came off the sand dunes and wreaked general havoc on the beach, take one umbrella and lifting it 30 or so feet into the sky up over the ocean. The remainder of the day was very calm. What causes this sort of thing on an otherwise calm, sunny day? — Tara Hun-Dorris
Question: What is the predominant wind direction in mid-August for Sampson and Duplin Counties of NC? — Gene Erickson
Question: My question has to do with the upper level winds tonight (Monday night 5/24/2010). I was outside at about 10:40 PM and was watching the clouds race past the moon. How fast are the clouds moving, winds blowing? — Tim Palo
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