WEATHER IS THE PRIMARY DISRUPTOR OF AIRLINE OPERATIONS


With a constant focus to protect passenger safety, fuel efficiency, and crew scheduling, an unforeseen weather event can disrupt every aspect of your operations. It is more important than ever to have access to a high resolution and easy to use global weather forecast data. The aviation forecaster must also consider clear air turbulence, icing and winds aloft data to support scheduled flight operation for safety and efficiency. Spire is now offering an hourly output of forecasts for aviators around the world. Spire forecasts offer specialized features such as global 1000ft vertical resolution for winds, turbulence, and icing.


SAVE FUEL

Global weather visibility for long haul flight planning

WIND & TURBULENCE

Improve safety for passengers & flight crews with enhanced data

FLIGHT LEVEL FORECAST

Quick and easy integration into global weather applications


SPECIFICATIONS

  • HIGHLIGHTS

    • Available globally at 12km horizontal resolution
    • Vertical resolution: 10,000 to 45,000 feet (3-13.7km) In 1,000 feet increments

  • DATA DELIVERY

    • GRIB2 file (download global forecast)
    • JSON (Forecast for one location – surface only)

  • FORECAST TIMELINES

    • Short-Range Forecast: Hourly output for 24h
    • Medium-Range Forecast: 6-hourly output for 7 days
    • Last 3 days of hindcast (historical forecast) available


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