An anemometer is used by meteorologists as well as other scientists to measure the wind. The device can very precisely gauge how rapidly the wind is moving. However, anenometers are very basic weather instruments.
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Those who study the weather have numerous tools at their disposal. Satellites, for example, can provide weather people with visual representations of a storm. Another instrument that is used is the anemometer....
An anemometer or windmeter is a device used for measuring wind speed, and is a common weather station instrument. The term is derived from the Greek word anemos, meaning wind, and is used to describe...