Added on: December 17, 2013
When planning any flight, you will typically have a departure time in mind. You plug in your departure airport, proposed route and destination airport into your favorite flight planner and this will typically calculate an estimated time en route. While your departure and arrival times may slide around a bit during your preflight analysis, you will need to examine the weather guidance currently available online and match the valid times on those products against your proposed flight plan. To that end, we’ll weave through a myriad of charts on a proposed late morning flight from Seattle, Washington to Crescent City, California.