You have been given wind direction and speed, how would it be expressed?
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METAR wind is expressed like this:
04011KT indicates the wind is from 040° true (north east) at 11 knots (20 km/h; 13 mph). In the United States, the wind direction must have a 60° or greater variance for variable wind direction to be reported and the wind speed must be greater than 3 knots (5.6 km/h; 3.5 mph).
04011G20KT indicates wind gusts reaching 20 knots.
090V150 indicates the wind direction is varying from 90° true (east) to 150° true (south-southeast).