Here’s a selection of charts showing how the weather is trending over various periods from the last 10 minutes to yesterday to last month and since last year.
The charts are updated every 5 minutes or so – refresh the page to see the changes.
If you want to see more detailed numerical information, being refreshed automatically every 10 seconds or so then go here
To convert from knots to mph add 15% as an approximation – so 10knots = 11.5mph
Wind run is a measurement of how much wind has passed a given point in a period of time. A wind blowing at ten miles per hour for an entire day (24 hours) would give a wind run of 240 miles for the day.