Originally Posted by Seevee
Windyty is interesting, but how to you really know what the wind velocity is? The color coding is awkward at best. And there's no info on gusts.
In South East Alaska, Windy works well enough to trust it. Yes, in the confines of the narrow inlets there is a lack of indications, however, common sense applied to the direction, velocity color, gust intensity have proven in my use, very close.
We use Windy and the North Coast B.C. North Coast East Dixon Entrence Canada marine forecast with full faith.