Which Way The Wind Blows

In the course of researching global wind patterns, yours truly tripped over this …

global weather

earth :: an animated map of global wind and weather (click to see it live)

Forecast by supercomputers. Updated every three hours. Ocean surface current estimates updated every five days. Free vector and raster map data compliments of Natural Earth.

MG signing off (who found what he was looking for, and then some)