Upper-Level Weather

Of course, winds aloft charts tell you the wind to expect and what your groundspeed will be. But. didi you know there's a lot more information hidden ion all those numbers.

Unless your flying is limited to local sightseeing in good weather, chances are you’ve used winds aloft charts at some point. For many commercial and military pilots, they’re a staple of the preflight weather briefing, and they’re easily found on sites like aviationweather.gov.  These charts are constructed by weather centers at a series of designated […]
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