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## Calculate Windspeed/Beaufort - Formula Problem

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giuliano
Posts: 4
Joined: November 30th, 2009, 5:38 pm

### Calculate Windspeed/Beaufort - Formula Problem

Hey guys,

I'm trying to calculate the Windspeed into Beaufort.
Unfortunately I cant figure out how to get it working.

here is my code:

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``````[MeasureBeaufort]
MeasureName=MeasureWindCurrent
Measure=Calc
Formula=ROUND((((%1*1000)/3600)/0,836)**(2/3))

[MeterBeaufort]
MeasureName=MeasureBeaufort
Meter=String
X=145
Y=12r
FontFace=#FontFace#
FontColor=#FontColor3#
FontSize=7
StringAlign=LEFT
StringStyle=NORMAL
AntiAlias=1
``````
First issue is how to include the wind measure value into the beaufortmeasure.
Second is, that even without getting the correct windspeed into the formula, the formula doesnt work. It always equals 0. BTW: I tested that by putting a number into the formula instedt of the variable %1

Thanks 4 ur help (:
JpsCrazy
Posts: 667
Joined: April 18th, 2010, 2:16 pm
Location: NY, USA

### Re: Calculate Windspeed/Beaufort - Formula Problem

You can use Measures as dynamic vairables by surrounding them in brackets. More info: http://rainmeter.net/cms/Skins-DynamicVariables_beta

I think the problem with the calc is the ,
It should be a . I believe.
giuliano
Posts: 4
Joined: November 30th, 2009, 5:38 pm

### Re: Calculate Windspeed/Beaufort - Formula Problem

Yeah, that's it!

Thanks for that quick response.
You've got it man!