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User currently offlineJETPILOT From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3130 posts, RR: 29
Posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 1249 times:

Anyone know any free weather radar internet sites? Preferably real time. Please post links.

JET

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User currently offlineJETPILOT From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3130 posts, RR: 29
Reply 1, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1237 times:

I found this one at the NWS.

http://weather.noaa.gov/radar/mosaic/DS.p19r0/ar.us.conus.shtml

It's the best one I've found with a 5-10 minute delay. It has loop capability, and storm total loop.

Any others?

JET


User currently offlineOPNLguy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1232 times:

Try:

http://weather.noaa.gov/radar/national.html


User currently offlineJETPILOT From United States of America, joined May 1999, 3130 posts, RR: 29
Reply 3, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 1231 times:

Thats the same one....

 Nuts

JET


User currently offlineErasmus From Italy, joined Jun 2007, 0 posts, RR: 0
Reply 4, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1224 times:

http://adds.aviationweather.noaa.gov/
http://www.phd.nl/aviation/wx/
http://aviationweather.noaa.gov/index.html
http://131.54.120.150/
http://www.wsi-pilotbrief-net.com/

The last link is the best and may be used for flight planning! You need a password though!  Nuts


User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29795 posts, RR: 58
Reply 5, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 1222 times:

For Alaska radar coverage.

http://pafc.arh.noaa.gov/satrad.php



OBAMA-WORST PRESIDENT EVER....Even SKOORB would be better.
User currently offlineAJ From Australia, joined Nov 1999, 2389 posts, RR: 24
Reply 6, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 1215 times:

Here's one for Sydney, Australia:
http://mirror.bom.gov.au/products/IDR033.loop.shtml


User currently offlinePeterba69 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 70 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 6 days ago) and read 1156 times:

http://wwwa.accuweather.com/adcbin/radar_index.asp?nav=home
Not for flight planning, but it gives satellite pics, streaming, and you can get in just with a zip code.


User currently offlinePeterba69 From United States of America, joined Mar 2002, 70 posts, RR: 0
Reply 8, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1148 times:

Found another, if you subscribe, you can use this for flight planning, and get NOTAMs as well.
http://www.jeppesen.com/wlcs/application/commercewf?origin=index.jsp&event=link(logout)§ion=home&content=index.html


User currently offlineOPNLguy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 9, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 23 hours ago) and read 1144 times:

Sorry about the apparent duplication--I just saw the mosaic in the other URL, and just figured it was a overall view, versus a single-site view (the link I posted).

You might want also consider something else. Sometimes, I'll go over to Yahoo search and look for "Podunk Media" (substitute city of your choice for "Pudink") and then go to whatever TV stations are listed. Seems like every station these days has their own Doppler (with some hyped-up name) and the pictures always seem very timely.



User currently offlineRen41 From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 1524 posts, RR: 1
Reply 10, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 1132 times:

Download Weatherbug!
It gives realtime temps, winds, radar, etc.



R41


User currently offlineRen41 From United States of America, joined Jan 2001, 1524 posts, RR: 1
Reply 11, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 1131 times:

The damn link didn't show up Nuts
let's try this again

and if it doesn't show up: www.weatherbug.com

R41


User currently offlineJetService From United States of America, joined Feb 2000, 4798 posts, RR: 11
Reply 12, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 22 hours ago) and read 1128 times:

I use this

Radar

You can leave this up and it updates. This link take you to Springfield, IL. I use it to see incoming weather for FWA.



"Shaddap you!"
User currently offlineMeister808 From United States of America, joined Jan 2000, 973 posts, RR: 1
Reply 13, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 1111 times:

http://www.intellicast.com

by far the best wx site I have ever been to. I dont know about outside of the US, but for the US, all you need is a location(City, ZIP code, Airport ID) and you get beautiful, fairly real-time wx.

-Meister



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User currently offline4holer From United States of America, joined Feb 2002, 3012 posts, RR: 9
Reply 14, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 5 days 1 hour ago) and read 1108 times:

I also use intellicast.
Not "Real Time", but close.
I particularly like some of the features in the severe weather link.



Ghosts appear and fade away.....................
User currently offlineDSMav8r From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 579 posts, RR: 7
Reply 15, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 4 days 13 hours ago) and read 1099 times:

Here are the best nexrad based radar sites on the net:

http://www.weathertap.com - The absolute best, hands down. Subscription, however. You get all the goodies, Radial Velocity, VAD, VIL, 4 base reflectivity tilts, etc, etc...You also get a storm timer and a storm table. These show the direction and speed at which an individual cell is moving. You can also get information on cloud bases, tops, POH (probability of hail), POSH (probability of severe hail), max hail size, and TVS (tornado vortex signature) MESO alerts. This is the only site I use while I am storm chasing.

http://www.wunderground.com/radar/map.asp - Decent, free radar, no bells and whistles.

http://www.accuweather.com - Decent, but the radar is only updated about every 10 minutes. The other sites I mentioned update anywhere between 2-3 minutes.



To most people, the sky is the limit. To those who love aviation, the sky is home
User currently offlineMighluss From Spain, joined Oct 2001, 948 posts, RR: 8
Reply 16, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 4 days 12 hours ago) and read 1094 times:

Barcelona region:

http://www.gencat.net/servmet/radar/

Spain:

http://www.inm.es/web/infmet/radar/radar.html



Miquel.
User currently offline4holer From United States of America, joined Feb 2002, 3012 posts, RR: 9
Reply 17, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 4 days 6 hours ago) and read 1083 times:

Intellicast has most of what weathertap has. Using MIA as an example since there are storms nearby:

Nexrad
http://www.intellicast.com/Local/USLocalWide.asp?loc=kmia&seg=LocalWeather&prodgrp=NEXRADimagery&product=BaseReflectivity&prodnav=none&pid=none

Radial Velocity
http://www.intellicast.com/Local/USLocalWide.asp?loc=kmia&seg=LocalWeather&prodgrp=NEXRADimagery&product=RadialVelocity&prodnav=none&pid=none

Direction/speed/intensity/hail/rotation
http://www.intellicast.com/Local/USLocalWide.asp?loc=kmia&seg=LocalWeather&prodgrp=SevereWeather&product=1kmStormWatch&prodnav=none&pid=none

Storm tops, direction, meso,TVS
http://www.intellicast.com/Local/USLocalWide.asp?loc=kmia&seg=LocalWeather&prodgrp=SevereWeather&product=RadarSummary&prodnav=none&pid=none

and more. For free.



Ghosts appear and fade away.....................
User currently offlineGocaps16 From Japan, joined Jan 2000, 4339 posts, RR: 21
Reply 18, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 3 days 5 hours ago) and read 1072 times:

Weathertap was nice but it's like $5 a month.

Kevin/DCA


User currently offlineRedngold From United States of America, joined Mar 2000, 6907 posts, RR: 44
Reply 19, posted (12 years 3 months 1 week 3 days 4 hours ago) and read 1069 times:

I really like www.wunderground.com It's run by University of Michigan.

redngold



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