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Current Wind Map
Current Winds
The Current Wind map shows the current wind speed and direction for the most recent hour. Wind direction is determined by the direction from which it originates. For example, a northerly wind blows from the north to the south. This map shows wind information at the national and regional levels.

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Forecast Winds
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Global Forecast Winds Map
The Global Forecast Wind image show forecast wind speed and direction around the world, color contoured every 5 knots.
Wind Wind is the flow of air or other gases that compose an atmosphere (including, but not limited to, the Earth's). It occurs as air is heated by the Sun and thus rises. Cool air then rushes to occupy the area from which the hot air has just moved.

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