NFR Wind Map

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  1. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    This is a very cool map showing current wind patterns. Pretty awesome stuff

    http://hint.fm/wind/
     
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    troutpocket Active Member

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    My inner weather geek is most pleased.
     
  3. JesseC

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    Pretty cool - thanks for sharing - makes me wish I did acid.
     
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  4. Stonefish

    Stonefish Triploid, Humpy & Seaplane Hater

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    Evan,
    Thanks for the link.
    Looks like a good resource, but wish the map showed up using IE. I'll have to find a computer running Chrome to check it out.
    Here is another source for wind info that I find very helpful when fishing the sound.
    http://i90.atmos.washington.edu/ferry/Ferryjs/mainframe1.htm
     
  5. Evan Burck

    Evan Burck Fudge Dragon

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    People still use Internet Exploder? :cool:
     
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  6. Stonefish

    Stonefish Triploid, Humpy & Seaplane Hater

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    Have to use what the bossman says...lol
     
  7. Freestone

    Freestone Not to be confused with freestoneangler

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    Evan, cool map! For those of us living in E Wa, wind is very fishing related. When I check a forecast, I am not usually looking to see if it will rain or snow or how hot or cold it will be, but what the wind will be doing.
     
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  8. Rick Todd

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    seems to work OK on Firefox. Thanks Evan-very cool resource! Rick
     
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    There's still time
     
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  10. Paul Norton

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    Can you load plug-ins on your system?
    Ok, I know, if someone's making you use IE they probably say "no plug-ins", but if you can:
    http://www.google.com/chromeframe

    Although I think it would only work if the site has a meta tag instructing IE to use the chrome plug-in as the rendering engine, so it may not help.
     
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    Evan, that is very cool.
     
  12. Angler 77

    Angler 77 AKA Scott Jones

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    Regardless of its value, I freakin love it.
     
  13. flybill

    flybill Purveyor of fine hackle, wine & cigars!

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    Very cool! Butt shouldn't there be bigger winds in Dillon, MT and over on the Kitsap Peninsula? :cool:
     
  14. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    What is your point...poking fun at Old Man and Mumbles is certainly not sporting for a man of your talents Flybill, you should have much sharper tounged opponents.

    Oh, and BITE ME!
     
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    And here I was sitting here thinking "Wow, how does he know its windy on the KP tonight?" Oh NOW I get it lol