When it’s windy outside I like to have a look at the wind map over at Earth Wind Map, which shows you just how strong the wind is, where it’s coming from, and what it’s likely to blow in to shore from the open ocean, like for example oceangoing birds, and at this time of year maybe even a few icebergs!

Earth Wind Map – March 11, 2017

Update

Yesterday’s storm was very powerful with extreme gusts that caused serious damage:

Top wind gusts by CBC Meteorologist Ryan Snoddon