Wind Energy Resource Atlas of the United States

Table C-1 Contents

West Virginia


Table C-1. Wind data from 975 stations in the National Climatic Data Center - Wyoming
T Period O Anem L Mean Wind Speed (M/S) and Wind Power Density (Watt/m2)
WBAN Y Lat Long Elev Start End B HT O Annual Winter Spring Summer Autumn
ST Station Name Code P DD.MM DDD.MM (M) YYMMDD YYMMDD S (M) C Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow Spd Pow
WY CASPER 24089 W 42.55 -106.28 1622 500311 580129 A 24.4 R 6.1 255 7.8 437 5.9 246 5.0 130 5.9 215
WY CASPER 24089 W 42.55 -106.28 1622 580130 640811 A 8.8 R 5.6 191 6.6 255 5.7 205 4.6 107 5.7 203
WY CASPER 24089 W 42.55 -106.28 1622 640812 781231 A 6.1 G 5.7 194 7.1 329 5.7 191 4.6 95 5.4 163
WY CASPER/WARD. 24016 W 42.55 -106.20 1617 480101 500311 A 15.2 R 6.4 365 8.5 719 6.3 278 5.0 147 5.3 213
WY CHEYENNE 24018 W 41.09 -104.49 1871 480101 540811 A 12.2 R 5.9 237 7.1 395 6.2 264 4.6 98 5.5 191
WY CHEYENNE 24018 W 41.09 -104.49 1871 540812 571001 A 22.3 R 6.3 287 7.0 394 7.0 380 4.9 114 6.2 275
WY CHEYENNE 24018 W 41.09 -104.49 1871 571002 641231 A 10.1 G 6.2 234 7.1 339 6.6 274 5.3 120 5.9 203
WY CHEYENNE 24018 W 41.09 -104.49 1871 650101 781231 A 10.1 G 5.8 199 6.7 301 6.3 246 4.7 92 5.4 158
WY DOUGLAS 24019 W 42.45 -105.22 1486 480101 541231 A 17.7 B 5.6 285 6.4 475 6.2 323 5.1 165 4.9 205
WY FORT BRIDGER 24118 W 41.24 -110.25 2136 480101 541231 A 18.3 U 6.6 313 7.6 472 6.7 317 5.9 206 6.3 273
WY LANDER 24021 W 42.49 -108.44 1697 480101 620331 C 9.8 R 2.9 55* 2.5 52* 3.3 70* 3.2 50* 2.7 45*
WY LANDER 24021 W 42.49 -108.44 1697 620401 730919 A 9.8 R 3.2 59 2.8 67 3.5 72 3.5 53 2.9 42
WY LANDER 24021 W 42.49 -108.44 1697 730920 781231 A 9.8 G 3.1 45 2.7 40 3.6 61 3.5 50 2.7 32
WY LARAMIE 24022 W 41.19 -105.41 2217 480101 541231 A 19.5 U 6.2 255 7.2 395 6.6 277 5.5 155 5.6 195
WY MOORCRAFT 24088 W 44.16 -104.57 1300 500101 520731 A 9.8 R 4.1 128 3.6 103 4.4 143 4.1 115 4.5 157
WY RAWLINS 24057 W 41.48 -107.12 2067 550101 641231 A 8.5 R 5.2 189 6.2 282 5.6 214 4.0 94 4.9 167
WY ROCK SPRINGS 24027 F 41.36 -109.04 2056 480101 600726 A 15.2 R 5.7 242 6.2 319 6.3 281 5.0 147 5.5 220
WY ROCK SPRINGS 24027 F 41.36 -109.04 2056 600727 781231 A 6.1 G 4.9 137 5.4 191 5.3 161 4.3 86 4.5 111
WY SHERIDAN 24029 W 44.46 -106.58 1203 480101 580609 A 11.6 R 3.8 111 3.7 124 4.3 139 3.6 75 3.7 103
WY SHERIDAN 24029 W 44.46 -106.58 1203 580610 640902 A 12.8 R 3.6 104 3.5 115 4.3 137 3.3 70 3.4 100
WY SHERIDAN 24029 W 44.46 -106.58 1203 640903 781231 A 6.1 G 3.5 74 3.5 83 4.1 103 3.2 47 3.3 64
WY SINCLAIR 24031 W 41.48 -107.03 1999 480101 510228 A 8.8 R 6.5 402 7.7 647 6.7 347 5.2 191 6.3 377


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