Cragin's Weather Links for HG & PG Pilots

Updated April 21, 2017

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Weather Maps



 WunderMap
 
WeatherSpark


 NOAA Map - National
(Hover mouse over map for Details)
 NOAA Map - Washington Eastern Regional _ZDC
(Hover mouse over map for Details)

Intellicast Surface Analysis


 TWC Current Observation Maps Page TWC Forecast Maps Page 
 
 Doppler Radar - US  TWC Doppler Radar - East Central

 ADDS IR Satellite - U.S.  ADDS IR Satellite East Central




Winds

 
WindMapper

 
Earth Winds
 
Wind Flows
 Intellicast
Today 2 pm
 Intellicast
Tomorrow 2 pm
Winds Aloft - ADDS 

 Roanoke VA Skew T

 Dulles VA Skew T  Wallops Island MD Skew T
 Pittsburgh PA Skew T  How to Read Upper Air Sounding Skew T's  US Map Index of Skew T Plots


Forecasts by Location

Flying Site &
City Forecasts
WU  
(NWS Data)
Daily/Hourly

Hourly 'Cast
TWC
---
AccuWeather
---l
NOAA

Air Sports
Launch Code

Recent Observations

NOAA

 


Windfinder
Local Area
Washington DC


Dulles-
Unisys 
Dulles IAP VA
Sterling VA
---
Washington DC
Wash DC

Washington Reagan
KDCA


Dulles IAP
VA


Washington
DC

Washington Reagan
KDCA


Washington Dulles
KIAD
 
Taylor Farm  
King George
VA

Fredericks-
burg
VA

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King George
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Frederickburg

Fredericks-
burg
VA
Stafford VA 
KRMN
King George VA 
Woodstock,
Skyline Drive Winchester VA


Blacksburg
VA


Staunton
VA


Winchester
Blacksburg
Staunton
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Woodstock
Blacksburg
Staunton
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Winchester
Woodstock
Blacksburg
Staunton


Winchester
VA


Blacksburg
VA


Staunton
VA

Winchester VA - KOKV

Blacksburg VA - KBCB

Shannon Aprt
Fredericksburg VA
KSHD

Woodstock VA 

Site & City
Forecasts

Hourly


Launch Code

NOAA

 
Windfinder
Oregon Ridge
 Timonium MD

Cockeysville
MD

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Timonium
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Timonium
Baltimore
MD

Baltimore MD
 KBWI

 Baltimore
Marshall Aprt
High Rock,Pulpit,
Smithsburg
Hagerstown MD

Hagers-
town MD

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McConnels-
burg PA

---
Hagerstown

Hagers-
town
MD
Hagers-town MD
KHGR
McConnells-
burg
PA
 
Bill's Hill,
Fisher Rd
 Breezewood 
PA

Altoona
PA

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Breeze-
wood

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Breezewood

Altoona
PA
Altoona PA
KAOO
Altoona-
Blair
County
Aprt
 
 Site & City 
Forecasts
Hourly   Launch Code  NOAA  Windfinder
Jack's Mt
State College PA

State
College PA

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McVeytown
---
State College

State College
PA
State
College 
PA - KUNV
State
College
 
 Hyner View
Renovo PA
 Renovo PA 
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Renovo
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Renovo

 Williamsport PA
High Point,
Fairgrounds,
Zirk's
Cumberland MD


Pittsburgh Unisys
Pittsburgh PA
Cumberland MD
Morgantown WV
Martinsburg WV
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Pittsburgh
Cumberland
Morgantown
Martinsburg
---
Pittsburgh
Cumberland
Morgantown
Martinsburg

Pittsburgh
PA


Morgan-
town
WV


Martins-
burg
WV


Pittsburgh PA
KPIT


Morgan-town
WV - KMGW


Martinsburg WV
 KMRB
 Cumberl-
and
Reg Aprt MD

Flight Park Locations and Links

Flight Park Site 

& City Forecasts

Hourly

TWC
--
Accuweather
--
NOAA

Launch Code

Recent Observations

NOAA

 

Windfinder

Manquin VA

Blue Sky Flight Park
Web Site



Manquin VA
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Manquin
---
Mechanicsville


Richmond VA

Richmond VA
 KRIC
 
Richmond Byrd Aprt

Ellenville NY 

Ellenville Flight Park Web Site  
Mountain Wings Web Site
Fly High Hang Gliding Web Site


Ellenville NY  
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Ellenville
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Ellenville
    

Orange County Montgomery NY 


Orange County 
NY KMGJ 


Stewart Int'l
NY - KSWF



 Ellenville Flight Park

Kill Devils Hills NC 

Kitty Hawk Kites
Web Site



Kill Devil Hills NC 
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Kill Devil Hills
---
Kill Devil Hills


Kill Devil Hills NC

Kill Devil Hills
NC - KFFA
 
Kitty Hawk

Flight Park Site
& City Forecasts

Hourly

Launch Code

NOAA

 
Windfinder

Rising Fawn GA

 Lookout Mountain Flight Park Web Site


Rising Fawn GA 
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Rising Fawn
---
Rising Fawn


Dalton GA  

Chatanooga TN
 Dalton GA
 KDNN 


Lovell Field
Chatanooga
TN - KCHA


Dalton Aprt 

Orlando FL

 Quest Air Web Site

Wallaby Ranch Web SIte
 
Tampa - Unisys

Miami - Unisys
Orlando FL 
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Orlando
Groveland
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Orlando
Groveland
Orlando FL 

 Orlando FL
 KORL 


Orlando Aprt 

Flight Park Site
& City Forecasts

Hourly

Launch Code

NOAA

 
Windfinder



Weather Underground Current Conditions

 Current Conditions    Sun & Moon
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 Click for Charlottesville, Virginia Forecast  Click for Charlottesville, Virginia Forecast
 Click for Timonium, Maryland Forecast  Click for Baltimore, Maryland Forecast
 Click for Hagerstown, Maryland Forecast  Click for Hagerstown, Maryland Forecast
 Click for Breezewood, Pennsylvania Forecast  Click for Breezewood, Pennsylvania Forecast
 Click for State College, Pennsylvania Forecast  Click for State College, Pennsylvania Forecast
 Click for Cumberland, Maryland Forecast   Click for Cumberland, Maryland Forecast
 Click for Manquin, Virginia Forecast  Click for Manquin, Virginia Forecast
   
 
 
 Click for Orlando, Florida Forecast  Click for Orlando, Florida Forecast




Helpful Books

Understanding the Sky   
Dennis Pagen
  
The Art of Paragliding   
Dennis Pagen
  




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