Convert wind direction in degrees to Cardinal direction.

This change node converts a payload containing the wind direction in degrees (0-360) to Cardinal directions:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cardinal_direction

Useful to convert the output of weather API's into human readable form.

Creates a flow variable "directions" containing an array of Cardinal points:

["N","NNE","NE","ENE","E","ESE","SE","SSE","S","SSW","SW","WSW","W","WNW","NW","NNW"]

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  • change (x1)
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  • inject (x1)

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  • Weather
  • Wind
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