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WindGuru

by Paragliding Info Adminon 19/09/2014
Special wind and weather forecasts for paragliding, windsurfing, kitesurfing and other wind related sports, for any location on planet Earth. Windguru offers forecasts based on different weather prediction models. We use models from NOAA/NCEP and also run our own high-resolution WRF model for selected areas. We are focused on providing forecasts for paragliders, windsurfers, kitesurfers, […]

Pat Dower Paragliding | Blog

by Paragliding Info Adminon 17/04/2014
Pat Dower Paragliding | Fly higher, further, better, faster – no glass ceilings I have been captivated by paragliding since 1990 and the passion burns stronger than ever! It has been a busy 22+ years, which has seen me get married and raise a family alongside, flying XC, competing at National and International level, coaching other pilots […]

Holfuy | Meteo for Wind Powered Sports

by Paragliding Info Adminon 15/04/2014
Holfuy is a wireless weather station specifically developed for the wind powered sports. On the Holfuy website click Stations to access the weather data from available users. Click Shop to buy your own weather station. We started to develop autonomous meteorological stations in the beginning of 2011. Our goal was to make a station which could […]

Clever°Franke Weather Charts

by Paragliding Info Adminon 11/04/2014
Each year, CLEVER°FRANKE (C°F) publishes a weather chart. In these annual charts, they explore methods to visualise last year’s weather. 2013: We examined the global weather data of ±30,000 weather stations over the past 50 years. This is based on the analysis of 736,995,534 global measurements of the National Climatic Data Center measured in the […]

XC Skies Soaring Forecasts

by Paragliding Info Adminon 24/03/2014
XC Skies creates visual layers of basic soaring parameters, wrapped up in an interactive application that can be used with any popular browser over the Internet. You can use XC Skies from anywhere in the world! By running our code and algorithms against the forecast model output from NCEP and other sources, we can parameterize […]

Sierra Paragliding

by Paragliding Info Adminon 04/03/2014
A wealth of information on Sierra flying sites, weather info, visiting pilot’s info, directions, XC, vol-biv and other adventures. Sierra Paragliding was founded in 2012 by it’s creator, Dave Turner. Dave was always being emailed and phoned about showing people around in the area, as well as improving upon visiting pilots’ skills. After almost ten […]