Wind turbines on weather radar

By: HannoverSkies, 7:30 PM GMT on August 03, 2016

It's a happy day when my hobby as a weather spotter intersects with my professional life in the energy industry. One calm summer evening, I noticed several wind projects showing up on radar. I reached out to the National Weather Service in Bismarck, ND, to learn exactly why that is. They responded, and I shared it with a coworker, who turned it into a blog post.

This is the blog post on Basin Electric's Live Wire blog:

Updated: 7:40 PM GMT on August 03, 2016

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Erin is a trained weather spotter for the National Weather Service. Weather is her hobby. Her day job is community relations for a regional utility.

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