Meteorological Aviation Routines (METARS) are
detailed observations at airfields around the world.
Once again, NOAA are gracious in sharing it.
New Zealand METARS are updated hourly and available for
Here is a code cracker.
UTC time check
NZAA METARS plus
NZWN METARS plus
NZCH METARS plus
Wx Fax list includes ...
NOAA SIGWX faxes
NOAA about TIFF viewer software
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"QuickTime Interferes with TIFF Viewing!" That's an under-statement. Remove the offending plugins this way.
Microsoft Knowledge Base Article - 319829 - Cannot Open a Tagged Information File Format (TIFF) File in Internet Explorer
Index to NOAA collection of weather faxes as TIF files
Here's my selection:
SIG WX PROG chart, NZ and Antarctica
SIG WX PROG chart, NZ and West Pacific
SIG WX PROG chart, NZ and Nor-west to Mediterranean, nearer VT
SIG WX PROG chart, NZ and Nor-west to Mediterranean
BOM help for Aviation codes
Airways Corp pre-flight briefing - great but you have to register.