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Video. OpenWebGIS is now in 3D! Atlantic Hurricane Tracks with OpenWebGIS.
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This is new version of this video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v0_LZdS7gIg “North Atlantic Hurricane Tracks 1851-2004 with OpenWebGIS”.
Your maps may be now displayed on the surface of the earth as a globe. The developing has just begun.
Creating 3d maps in OpenWebGIS (http://opengis.dlinkddns.com/) is done by means of integrating open source JavaScript libraries OpenLayers v. 2.11 and Cesium v.1.3.
More information: http://openwebgis.livejournal.com/4119.html and http://openwebgis.livejournal.com/4435.html

Animation with the help of OpenWebGIS http://opengis.dlinkddns.com/ of  Historical North Atlantic Hurricane Tracks 1851-2004.
OpenWebGIS is open and free online geographical information system.
See interactive map http://opengis.dlinkddns.com/gis/opengis_eng.html?openwebgis=U5lkC4x9ziTcbotw9k6roZbt4Fm6qbFb7Rmy.
1. Select the name of layer Hurricanes1851-2004 in /Editable Layer/ drop-down list,
2. Click on menu item /View/-/Time Line/,
3. In opened popup window select the field with date – DATEYEAR,
4. You can move this window if you select menu item /Interface/- /Switch to interface drag/,
5. Specify suitable for you parameters of animation and press the play button ,
6. Next to each segment of the track the wind speed WIND_MPH is labeled,
7. You can change the legend of the layer if you click on a word legend under the layer name in the list on the left of the map and then click on the drop-down list.

Information of  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Tropical Prediction
Center/National Hurricane Center. Online_Linkage: http://nationalatlas.gov/atlasftp.html
Shapefile was downloaded from http://www.mapcruzin.com.
For more comfortable work in OpenWebGIS in the attributive table the columns link1, link2 и dateyear, date  were added with the dates in the standard format ISO 8601.
For more information on the Saffir-Simpson Hurricane Scale, please see:   http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/aboutsshs.shtml
For more information on tropical cyclone advisories, please see:
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/HAW2/english/forecast/forecast_products.shtml.
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