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Long Strand-Castlefreke Wind Stats

Wind Stats

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This image shows how commonly and how strongly the wind blows from different directions through a typical January. The biggest spokes point in the directions the wind most commonly blows from and the shade of blue implies the strength, with the strongest winds shown by the darkest shade of blue. It is based on 3364 NWW3 forecasts of wind since since 2007, at 3hr intervals, for the closest NWW3 model node to Long Strand-Castlefreke, located 7 km away (4 miles). There are too few recording stations world wide to use actual wind data. Invevitably some coastal places have very localized wind effects that would not be predicted by NWW3. According to the model, the dominant wind at Long Strand-Castlefreke blows from the SW. If the rose plot shows a nearly round shape, it means there is no strong bias in wind direction at Long Strand-Castlefreke. Converseley, dominant spokes show favoured directions, and the more dark blue, the stronger the wind. Spokes point in the direction the wind blows from. Over an average January, the model suggests that winds are light enough for the sea to be glassy (the lightest shade of blue) about 6% of the time (2 days each January) and blows offshore 14% of the time (4 days in an average January). In a typical January winds stronger than >40kph (25mph) are expected on 8 days at Long Strand-Castlefreke

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