Google Wind Visualization

Two researchers from Google’s “Big Picture” research group have created this artistic web app that uses publicly available wind-speed data from the National Digital Forecast Database to create a real-time animated map of the U.S. Head here to see the current map, and a gallery of archived maps that are pleasing to the eye:

http://hint.fm/wind/index.html

http://ndfd.weather.gov/technical.htm

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