TAF and METAR Cheat Sheet

Sure, there are a lot of programs out there that automatically translate METARs and TAFs for you.  Some of us even have this ability on our phones.  However, it is certainly unprofessional to stare blankly across the counter when an AG hands you a hard copy of your alternate’s TAF and tells you that “Based on the weather of your alternate, I cannot give you a VFR stamp.”  Now you will at least be armed with the means to defend... [Read More...]