rWind contain tools for downloading, editing and transforming wind data from Global Forecast System (GFS). It also allows to use wind data to compute the minimum cost path taking into account wind speed and direction to perform connectivity analysis. For more information about data source, please check:
To install the latest released version of rWind on CRAN use
To install the latest development version
For more information and examples, please check my blog
rWind is licensed under the GPL (>=3).