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Is wind direction a part of weather?


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2013-04-05 18:41:52
2013-04-05 18:41:52

Yes, Wind Direction is simply which direction the wind is blowing. We measure it by saying which direction the wind is coming out from. For example, W at 15 MPH, that means the wind is blowing out of the west at 15 MPH.

We use a wind vane to measure which direction the wind is out of.


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The direction of the wind is measured using a wind vane. The wind direction is a good indicator of how the weather will change and what weather can be expected with that wind direction.

Wind Direction.A weather vane tells the direction of the wind. If paired with an anemometer it tells the speed of the wind as well as the direction the wind is blowing.

Why weather tool is used to measure wind direction

No, a weather vane shows wind direction.

A wind vane measure wind direction. It doesn't measure wind speed, it tells which direction the wind is coming from and which direction it is currently blowing.

No. A weather vane only shows the wind direction.

a weather vane tells us the direction of the wind... Actually the weathervane arrow points to the direction from which the wind is coming.

You measure the wind's direction with a weather vane.

A weather vane is an instrument for measuring wind direction

The weather vane, also known as the wind vane, tells you which direction the wind is blowing.

The anemometer measures wind speed. A weather vane tells wind direction.

Weather vane is for direction and anemometer is for speed

The weather vane indicated the direction of the wind was from the North.

A weather vane shows the direction the wind is blowing from.

To show wind direction.

A wind sock is often used to indicate wind direction, especially at airports or landing strips. A weather vane on top of a church also indicate wind direction.

Wind direction can be used to predict where storms and weather will head and how long until it will get there.

it is a station for weather which explains temperature, wind direction and weather. Such as or the met office

wind speed-anemometer wind direction-wind vane temperature-thermometer humidity-hygrometer

Pressure, wind direction, wind speed and cloud cover

Tempature,Weather,and wind direction are factors to a chemical weather. Caves is a example.

The wind direction is measured with wind vanes or wind socks. The wind speed is measured with an anemometer.

Weather vanes, or wind vanes measure the direction of the wind. Airports generally have high tech instruments to measure the weather as opposed to regular weather vanes.

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