PredictWind Apps For Raymarine Lighthouse MFD

Expand the power of your Axiom with PredictWind Apps

Expand the Power of Your Raymarine Lighthouse MFD

Access PredictWind's powerful forecasts and weather tools directly from your Raymarine Axiom, Axiom Pro or Axiom XL MFD. Download free PredictWind Lighthouse apps that can be installed on your system via mircoSD card.

Powerful Integration
PredictWind Apps have seamless integration with most Satellite and SSB systems.
Forecast Confidence
Be safe and confident of your offshore forecasts with access to the PredictWind PWG/PWE forecasts in addition to the GFS/ECMWF forecasts.
Powerful Tools
Get the most powerful forecast tools that are simple and easy to operate - Weather Routing & Departure Planning.

PredictWind App on Raymarine

PredictWind’s proprietary PWG and PWE marine weather forecast models along with the ECMWF and GFS models provide the most accurate forecasts available at the highest resolution. Easily navigate between wind, swell, rain, cloud, air and sea temperature forecasts in table, map and graph views. PredictWind’s powerful Weather Routing, Departure Planner and Forecast Alerts are all powered by these world leading marine forecasts. View live weather observations from over 20,000 live stations across the globe.

PredictWind Offshore App on Raymarine

Powered by PredictWind’s world leading marine weather forecasts, the free offshore app allows seamless downloading of multiple GRIB files for your coastal or offshore passage. The intuitive interface allows you to download and immediately view GRIB files, weather routes, GMDSS Text forecasts and Satellite Imagery. PredictWind’s proprietary PWG and PWE marine weather forecast models are available along with the ECWMF and GFS models to provide the most accurate forecasts, available at the highest resolution.

Download and view animated weather forecasts, Weather Routing and Departure Planning for your next offshore passage. The Weather Routing & Departure Planning is calculated on the PredictWind server with the highest resolution forecast data, but the file size is incredibly small, making it ideal for transmission over low bandwidth Satellite & SSB connections.

PredictWind Offshore Weather works with Wi-Fi, mobile networks, and all satellite connections using the direct satellite downloads or email request feature in the Offshore App.

GRIB Files

  • GRIB files are a special binary format of weather data.
  • It is the same forecast as available on the weather forecast site, but as the files are highly compressed, it is ideal for downloading across wireless communication devices.

How It Works

Select Your Route

Click and drag the start and finish waypoints for your trip. The app will automatically select the relevant high resolution and offshore GRIB files for your trip. High resolution GRIB files are only available with Standard/Professional account.

Download GRIB Files

Click on the download button to download your GRIB files. You have the option to select your parameters such as Wind, Rain, Wave, Cloud, Temperature, Sea Surface Temperature and Current.

View GRIB Files

The GRIB files from your latest download are automatically displayed, and can be animated by the control menus.

Trip Tools

The app includes a collection of incredible tools for trip planning and forecasting including PredictWind’s powerful Weather Routing, Departure Planning, Destination forecast, GMDSS text forecasts & Satellite imagery.

Learn more about how to use the Offshore App for your Satellite or SSB connection with our comprehensive tutorials.

Find out how

PredictWind Offshore App with Iridium GO!

The Offshore app has built in Iridium GO! connectivity and optimization. You can connect directly with the Iridium GO! to access GRIB files anywhere in the world via satellite with the incredible unlimited data plan.

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PredictWind Offshore App with RedPort Optimizer

The Offshore App has built in connectivity with the RedPort Optmizer allowing connection with most Satellite devices

Note: The Iridium GO has all the features of the Optimizer.

Learn More About the Redport Optimizer

The lowest cost global GPS tracking device

View your boats GPS track, your friend’s GPS track, or your local cruising rally in the Offshore App.

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