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The version of the Home Study Course pictured below has been discontinued and will
be replaced with a new, improved, online version. Rather than having
to wait for the materials to arrive, you will have immediate access to the new course online
with digital downloads of the materials. The course will be interactive, with more
lessons, more quizes, videos and interesting links.
NOTE: The new online course will be
available February 2014.
You may purchase the course now, but it will not be available until February. If this is a gift,
please enter information on the payment page, or contact us directly and we will be happy to mail
you a gift certificate.
Home Study Aviation
Weather Observer Course. Learn to Observe and Report Aviation Weather; LAWRS
and SAWRS Observing at your own
We offer the ONLY home
study course for Aviation Weather Observing/ Weather Certification.
You get more than just our
You get personal support and coaching from a real
**IMPORTANT**You may purchase the course
now, but it will not be available until February. If this is a gift, please enter information on the payment
page, or contact us directly and we will be happy to mail you a gift
Take observations at
airfields, supplementary weather
stations or any of the other jobs that require accurate observations and data, or learn as
Learn terms, concepts, processes and procedures that Aviation Weather Observers need to
understand for accurate professional
If you need weather certification from the National Weather Service, this course will prepare you
to take and PASS the certification
After years of teaching weather observing to many hundreds of students, we have identified which
concepts "throw" students and how to explain them in a way you will understand and remember. The
text and illustrations along with the video on the website clearly communicate the information you need to take complete
observations. Each chapter even has a "quick and dirty" section with terms and
concepts that are critical to a successful observation.
Also included is a bonus CD with the complete
SAWRS training manual to supplement the WeatherWing training manual, the Weather Service
Operational Handbook #8, the FMH-1, and other interesting and useful supplements.
***This home-study course has been used by military, airport, scientific,
general aviation, teachers, pilots and a variety of others since its inception in the fall of
LEARN AT YOUR OWN PACE...YOUR OWN HOME...WITHOUT BEING ON YOUR
**IMPORTANT**You may purchase the course now, but it
will not be available until February. If this is a gift, please enter information on the payment page,
or contact us directly and we will be happy to mail you a gift
HERE'S WHAT YOU GET:
Our own WEATHERWING.com online OBSERVER
TRAINING COURSE MANUAL - .
support for your questions and a Student area on the
1/2 hour one-on-one
telephone coaching to help prepare for the exam or explain difficult
concepts. Additional time is available.
Learn how to obtain and
interpret data for creating complete weather
observations. Report winds; prevailing, variable, and sector visibilities;
Determine and report weather phenomena such precipitation, obscurations, types of
storms and lightning; Cloud heights and types; variable Ceilings and Vertical
Visibility; air pressure by reading an Altimeter; determine and report
temperature, dew point readings; wind shifts, frontal passages, squalls, gusts,
thunderstorms, hail, freezing precipitation, tornados and much
Code, read and report “Routine” METAR and “Special” SPECI Aviation Weather reports.
Students will learn to record
their observations on the official MF1M-10 (standard form for observations) and to
encode METAR and SPECI reports for transmission.
Excel format Master
Certificate of Completion
ALSO INCLUDED: ABSOLUTELY FREE BONUS
NWS tests for each topic
and answer sheets for immediate
Official NWS final review and practice and test-taking
Official NWS 100 question sample certification
BONUS - The official
training manual for Supplementary Aviation Weather Reporting Stations in
BONUS - The Federal
Meteorological Handbook FMH-1 which outlines rules for weather reporting.
on CD (printable)
BONUS - Weather Service Operational Handbook #8 on CD
(printable)BONUS - Links to other informative weather
Complete Course price was
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NOW for $189
**IMPORTANT**You may purchase the
course now, but it will not be available until February. If this is a gift, please enter information on the
payment page, or contact us directly and we will be happy to mail you a gift
made by check will be held for 14 days before mailing.
NOTE: WeatherWing.com in no way speaks for or represents the FAA or National Weather Service.
Potential observers are encouraged to contact their local NWS office for current policy regarding
certification. Neither this, nor any course can guarantee you certification, or guarantee employment as a
weather observer, and no such claim is made. Please do not make career decisions based on statements in
the manual or on this website.
Our website is dedicated to promoting interest in and better understanding of weather. WeatherWing has been the #1
Weather Observer Certification Training source for Oil and Aviation Interests in the Gulf of Mexico since
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