Collaborative Weather Forecasting System (CWFS)
The Collaborative Weather Forecasting System (CWFS) is one of the
most sophisticated Web-based applications capable of displaying any
type of geo-referenced data while keeping a very simple user
About the system
Powerful graphical Web-based application
to present meteorological information on a geo-referenced
Collaboration tool allowing users to chat one-to-one or
one-to-many to discuss forecasts.
Visualization tool displaying weather information received from
various sources in real-time.
Visualization tool to display flight plan and track flights
Animation capability for satellite and radar images.
Geographical Boundaries, Satellite and Radar images.
displayed as METAR Plot (similar to a Station Plot) or as Flight
Conditions (Red for IFR, Yellow for MVFR and Green for VFR).
displayed with different icons depending upon whether the PIREP
is for (1) Light, Medium or Severe Turbulence or (2) Light,
Medium or Severe Icing.
AIRMET with coverage area displayed as Circle, Rectangle or
Polygon with a Purple background.
SIGMET with coverage area displayed as Circle, Rectangle or
Polygon with a Red background.
Possibility to add other layers of data, e.g. Cities/Airports,
rivers, basins, Digital Elevation model, bathymetry, etc.
up display of raw data for any one of the above types of reports
with mouse over.
Zooming & Panning using the mouse or the Control Bar.
Collaborative chat between multiple users.
Animation on satellite and radar images.
Display of more/less information depending upon the level of the
zoom, such as more airports, more cities, etc.
Real-time Flight Plan and Flight Track display
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CWFS Main screen