Free Aviation Weather Theory Course

The National Weather Association is offering a free ?Weather Theory for Pilots? interactive course on its website. The course covers basic atmospheric theory, including moisture, vertical motion and stability, and is designed for new or low-time pilots. This course compliments other online courses already offered by the NWA that address flying when thunderstorms are present or forecast and winter weather flying.

The NWA is a nonprofit professional organization made up of more than 3,000 meteorologists and students who work in broadcasting, research and operational forecasting. To access the course go to the NWA website at