Author: Dan Periard, nVisti
Description: Wind is one of the most decisive variables in long range shooting and even moreso in Extreme Long Range Shooting. When shooting at extreme range, it’s common for the bullet to fly thru multiple zones of wind speed and direction. In this article, Dan Periard of nVisti explains the winds influence in various zones between the shooter and target and how those zones influence the overall wind deflection of the bullet. nVisti has been involved in the wind measurement business for over a decade beginning with the One Shot program at Lockheed Martin.