Which Apple devices/iOS versions for Weather4D?

  • iPhone 4s and above
  • iPad Mini 1 and above
  • iPad 2 and above
  • iPad Pro (all models)
  • iOS 9 and above

iPad “4G” compatibility option is recommended.  Wifi only iPads can however connect to the NMEA GPS through a local wifi when available.

Which Android versions are supported?

Android 4.2 and above

How to access wave and current models after upgrading?

GFS is available without subscription for all three applications unlike Weather4D and Weather4D Pro which offered some additional models. However, if you had a current subscription, it continues on new releases with additional models and no extra charge.

Additional models are:
  • ARPEGE Global 0,5 ° (4 days)
  • MFWAM wave models from Météo-France, 3 resolutions for 3 covers: Global, Europe and France
  • NCOM current models at 1/30 ° (2 NM) for US and Caribbean coastal areas

Otherwise, 35+ models are now available for the same subscription price as prior the Weather4D Lite, Routing and Routing & Navigation releases. In Global Settings Global settings scroll down down and tap on price label. Then, Account option allows entering a user id and password to register the device, in order to use subscription with up to five devices.

Without a subscription, there is yet a couple of ways to get weather/wave/currents data
http://grib.weather4d.com/MyOcean/ and also http://openskiron.org/en/openwrf

 

How do I subscribe to get additional weather models?

Launch Weather4D. In Global Settings Global settings, scroll down down and tap on price label. Then, Account option allows entering a user id and password to register the device, in order to use subscription with up to five devices.

More information is available in Weather4D user guide in section 2.3 “Weather forecast models with subscription” section on page 14.

How do I subscribe to get nautical charts*?

We partner with GeoGarage, a leading digital nautical charts broadcaster company.  GeoGarage charts originate directly  from official International Hydrographic Offices. They are regularly and automatically updated through GeoGarage Cloud computing solution.

Subscribe to GeoGarage

For more information, please check “Subscription to GeoGarage marine charts” on page 6 of “Navigation & Weather Routing” User Guide.

* Nautical charts are supported only by Weather4D Routing & Navigation.

How do I connect Weather4D Routing & Navigation to the NMEA*?

Connection settings can be found in the Weather4D Routing & Navigation User Guide in the Section 5.3 “TCP/IP settings with main NMEA Wi-Fi gateway” on page 113.

* This feature is supported only by Weather4D Routing & Navigation.

How much does it cost overall?

Pricing breakdown is published at the bottom of the comparison table.