The obs file extension is related to the WAsP obstacle list file format.

There are 2 other file types using
the OBS file extension!

obs file icon.obs - Open Broadcaster Software file

obs file icon.obs - OpenTTD game data

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OBS file extension - WAsP obstacle list file

What is obs file? How to open obs files?

File type specification:

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The obs file extension is associated with the WAsP developed by Wind Energy Division at Risø DTU, Denmark.

An *.obs file contains obstacle list including the position, size and porosity of any sheltering obstacles close to the site.

The default software associated to obs file type:

Wind Energy Division at Risø DTU, Denmark logo WAsP  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Wind Energy Division at Risø DTU, Denmark

WAsP is a PC program for predicting wind climates, wind resources and power productions from wind turbines and wind farms. The predictions are based on wind data measured at stations in the same region. The program includes a complex terrain flow model, a roughness change model and a model for sheltering obstacles.

Help how to open OBS files:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to open this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not meant to be opened or viewed directly. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

For general information try to look at:
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How to convert file with extension OBS:

Due the variability and uncertainty of this file type group, there is no general information available, about how to convert this various data file format. However most files with extension from this group are usually not in formats, which can be converted. If there are associated applications or programs listed below the extension description, you can always try to check their website for additional informations on their forums or other type of customer support.

List of software applications associated to the .obs file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open obs file, edit obs file, convert obs file, view obs file, play obs file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

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Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the obs files.

  • Open obs file
  • Create obs file
  • Others obs file

Software that open obs file - WAsP obstacle list file

Click on the link to get more information about WAsP for open obs file action.

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