Weather geeks, this episode is for you! Dr. Scott Dennstaedt, a former National Weather Service meteorologist and an active flight instructor, joins the podcast to talk about his preflight weather briefing routine, why you can’t simply learn weather from left seat, and how datalink weather has changed flying. He also offers tips for avoiding VFR-into-IMC accidents, what his favorite weather books are, and his opinion on more obscure weather products like Skew-T log-p and MOS forecasts. Whether you’re a student pilot or an experienced pro, there are plenty of tips here to make your next flight safer and more comfortable.
1-on-1 weather training: https://avwxtraining.com/
Scott’s new weather book: https://www.pilotweatherbook.com
Sporty’s Pilot Training app: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/sportys-pilot-training/id1272775528