A Meteopack is a text file with weather data, that is specially
meant for short wave transmission. These text files are sent by commercial
shore radio stations to the ships that have the appropriate reception systems.
Also amateur radio enthusiasts transmit such Email Bulletins for there
regions. Further information on what is needed for the reception of MeteoPack
you will find under EmailBulletins.
Download The availability of the MeteoPacks depends on many factors and are
The time of the last update you can see in the status-filepac_status.txt.
Base time is always UTC 0,6,12,18:00.
The normal availability is aprox. 6 hours later.
The forecast time is base time +24, +48 or +72 hours.
Example: download UTC 6:00 will generally be base time 00:00