1. × Investigation Report Form

      II. Local Winds in Global Context

      Systems of units
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    2. Where did you make your wind speed measurements? 
      Drag the marker to indicate the location. Remember, you can zoom into the map for a more precise location.
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    3. On what date did you make your measurements? 
    4. Post a picture of you (and any classmates) making a wind reading here. 
      This question is optional.
    5. What was the speed of your local wind?  If you have made more than one measurement, enter the average.
    6. What direction was your local wind traveling when you measured it? 
    7. Did you use an anemometer or a balloon? 
    8. Share a screenshot of the animated Global Winds map - http://earth.nullschool.net/ - centered over your area on the same day.  You can can mark the area on the screenshot using the GL annotator tool.
    9. What was the wind velocity over your region on the Global Winds map? 
    10. What direction were the winds traveling over your area on the animated Global Winds map? 
    11. Were the readings from the GW map and your local measurement different? 
    12. What geographical influences may have affected your local measurements?  Consider landscape, terrain (larger scale hills and valleys), the proximity of your site to an ocean or a large lake etc.