March 14, 2016
A recent analysis of the atmospheric conditions at the SWiFT site performed using historical data from Texas Tech University's 200m meteorological tower, SWiFT Site Atmospheric Characterization, can be used to inform the design of experimental campaigns. The analysis provides approximate conclusions about the frequency and magnitude of atmospheric conditions important to wind energy at the SWiFT site and scale. The analysis also lets modelers simulate the site prior to experimental campaigns based on probable conditions.
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