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WindNinja 3.0.1

Submitted by Natalie Wagenbrenner on June 20, 2016 - 12:18pm
Main hypothesis

WindNinja is a diagnostic wind model developed for use in wildland fire modeling and other applications requiring high resolution wind predictions in complex terrain.

Software
Solver
WindNinja, OpenFOAM
License
Regime
Turbulence
Turbulence closure
Turbulence model

k-epsilon

Atmospheric boundary layer
Range
Coriolis
No
Atmospheric Stability
Atmospheric Stability
Yes
Canopy
Forest canopy
No
Wind farm
Wind turbine
No
Remarks
WindNinja is under continuous development by the Missoula Fire Sciences Laboratory. Interested developers can visit github.com/firelab/windninja to browse the source code, submit a feature request, or file a bug report.