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#1469257 - 21/08/2018 06:00 Weatherzone wind prediction is half of what it should be.
budjiri Offline
Cloud Gazer

Registered: 19/08/2018
Posts: 2
When you, Weatherzone, predict a wind of say 10km/h, what you should say is 20km/h, or 10 knots, because you are always out by 100%. Easy to check by comparing what blew to what was predicted. Weatherzone is displaying knots, but wrongly calling them km/h.

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#1469262 - 21/08/2018 08:06 Re: Weatherzone wind prediction is half of what it should be. [Re: budjiri]
Kino Offline
Weatherzone Addict

Registered: 10/08/2017
Posts: 3505
Loc: Wollongong, NSW, Aus
Ignore their wind prediction they’re never right.

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#1469284 - 21/08/2018 15:31 Re: Weatherzone wind prediction is half of what it should be. [Re: budjiri]
ozone doug Offline
Weatherzone Addict

Registered: 06/11/2006
Posts: 1928
Loc: Roma SW QLD Eye to the West...
Well my forecast is 15 to 20 kmh and have 19 kmh at the moment .
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Cheers Doug. 491 Doug/ uhf ch40 When severe weather
BOM Stormspotter G0388 Roma S W Queensland Formerly Redcliffe.

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#1469304 - 22/08/2018 06:23 Re: Weatherzone wind prediction is half of what it should be. [Re: ozone doug]
budjiri Offline
Cloud Gazer

Registered: 19/08/2018
Posts: 2
Tuesday Weatherzone prediction for Ballina was 14 km/h, Bom said the wind was 12 knots, again, nearly double.

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