Quick Quiz

Where is the best place to get your aviation met information?
  • The TV news
  • MetFlight GA or MetJet
  • Webcams
  • Phoning a friend
  • MetFlight GA or MetJet
What does GUTS stand for?
  • Gets Under The Skin
  • Grow Up Tiny Shrimp
  • Gather, Understand, Think ahead, and Self review
  • Gathered, Understood, Thought about, and Safely home
  • Gather, Understand, Think ahead, and Self review

Invercargill

Above mean sea level

TCu

Towering Cumulus

agl

above ground level

Cb

Cumulonimbus

Flight Information Service communications

ATS

Air Traffic Service

Royal New Zealand Air Force

in vicinity of aerodrome Thunderstorm

ATC

Air Traffic Control

VC

in vicinity of aerodrome

Probabilityxx%

TIL

Until

FM

From

Becoming

Temporarily

Routine air report from aircraft in flight

FIR

Flight Information Region

Internet Flight Information Service

VFR

Visual flight rules

Automatic Terminal Information Service

BWR

Basic weather report

New Zealand Flight Information Region

Aerodrome special routine meteorological report

Automatic aerodrome routine meteorological report

Aerodrome routine meteorological report

TAF

Aerodrome forecast

Area forecast

Significant meteorological information