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Turbulence measurements from the Windy mast

This dataset consists of time series and statistics of wind speed and wind direction measurements from one 45m offshore mast at Windy, UK. The period includes more than 400 hours of measurements from 1998.


Public data

Run statistics (NetCDF format):

1) windy_all.nc (NetCDF)

2) windy_concurrent.nc (NetCDF)

Raw time series (ascii) each with a duration of 600 sec, sampled with 10 Hz:

3) windy.zip


Funding

EU and UK Department of Trade and Industry

History

Location

Lat: 55.287567 Long: -4.199217

Date

Start date: 1998-07-06 Stop date: 1998-07-23

Topic

  • Siting;>Design conditions;>Turbulence
  • Siting;>Design conditions;>Shear
  • Siting;>Resource assessment

Models

  • Not applicable

Activities

  • Measurements;>Field experiment

External conditions

  • Location;>Onshore;>Inland
  • Topography;>Rural

Data category

  • Meteorological data

Usage metrics

Technical University of Denmark

Licence

Exports