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S/V Flyer Wins Newport-Bermuda Class Using XGate Satellite Data Services

S/V Flyer Wins in Newport-Bermuda Race with GMN Satellite Data Services

S/V Flyer crew used XGate satellite data services provided by GMN for downloading weather, connecting with email, and staying in contact with race managers, to win first in Class 3 and second overall in the Newport-Bermuda Race. MARYVILLE, TN June […]

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Expedition Software and XGate provide weather via satellite.

GMN XGate Satellite Data Service Compatible with Expedition Software

  GMN adds Expedition marine navigation software to growing XGate ecosystem of compatible apps for marine navigation and weather. Expedition users can now easily access weather using the RedPort Optimizer router or any device running XGate satellite data services. Maryville, […]

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XGate GRIB Viewer

Free GRIB Software Now Offered As Part of XGate Satellite Data Service

XGate Satellite Data Service Now Offers FREE GRIB Weather Software and An Integrated GRIB Viewer At No Extra Cost Now, with just a few clicks, XGate users can easily see weather forecast visualizations so they can make critical decisions based […]

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XGate Weather Integration

RedPort Adds GRIB Weather Software To XGate Satellite Data Services

Windows and Mac software lets XGate users select, download and view marine weather forecasts using the GRIB format over narrow bandwidth satellite and cellular networks. Maryville, TN (PRWEB) March 02, 2015 RedPort Global, the leader in advancing satellite data and […]

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Free GRIB Files

Instructions For Free GRIB Files Provided by Global Marine Networks

Instructions for Free GRIB File Downloads from Global Marine Networks Global Marine Networks (GMN) offers 7 day wind forecasts of the world as a free public service via its GRIB Mail Robot. These forecasts are generated daily for every region […]

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Free GRIB Files

What is a GRIB Weather File?

Gridded Binary data files (GRIB) are output files generated by computer forecasting models. They are tremendously more compact than regular weather charts and because of their size are very well suited for download via wireless means. The largest producer of […]

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Free GRIB Files

How to Get Weather Files Over Satellite: The Basics

The best way to get weather information over satellite is to download GRIB files. Wikipedia defines GRIBS this way: GRIB (Gridded Binary) General Regularly-distributed Information in Binary form is a concise data format commonly used in meteorology to store historical […]

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WeatherTrack Now Integrated With XGate

WeatherTrack Now Works with XGate for Satellite GRIB Files Over iOS

WeatherTrack, the popular iOS app for downloading and viewing GRIB files, is now integrated with XGate satellite email service and Optimizer satellite WiFi hotspot and firewall to facilitate retrieval of GRIB files over satellite connections. WeatherTrack bills itself as the […]

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GRIB Explorer GRIB File viewer

Is WeatherNet or Free GRIB Files Cheaper Over Satellite Phones?

One of the most frequent questions we receive is how to get weather information while out at sea. If you’re looking at how exactly to get the weather, here’s a blog post on how to get GRIB files to your iPhone, iPad, […]

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Weather 4D

7 Steps To Get Satellite Email and GRIB Files on iPad or Android

“How do I get email and GRIB weather files to my iPad, Android tablet, or iPhone over my satellite phone?” This is a question we get asked frequently, and the answer can greatly benefit your overall cruising experience. Here’s our […]

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