libWe have scoured the internet looking for educational material about weather and meteorology. This "Weather Wise Library" is the result.  The library is loaded with links to material about weather and paragliding.  In addition to the host of free information that is available online, there are some nice books and DVD's listed below.

The library is divided into four primary sections...

Weather A-Z This is the heart of the library, containing alphabetized links to lots of weather related subjects.
Misc. Articles Miscellaneous articles about weather and paragliding.
Books & DVD's A list of some weather related books and DVDs that PPG pilots might be interested in.
Sources These are the primary sources of information found in the library.  Visit them for additional information beyond what is found here in Weather Wise. 

Also, some of the links are noted with the following...

ppg These are the most (but not the only) relevant articles for PPGer's.

Weather A-Z...
Misc. Articles...
TITLE Source   Comments
ppg Aviation/Weather News Letters   National Weather Service   Archive of "The Front" newsletters from the NWS.  Written for pilots.
  Avoiding Cloud Suck   Steve Roti, USHPA   Mostly for pilots flying in thermal conditions.
ppg Sailing Weather in Colorado   John McGinley   Slide show targeted at Colorado Sailing. Includes lots of good weather info for Colorado pilots.
  Strange Winds   Mathew Wich   Musings about some strange winds observed in north Colorado Springs.
  Unsafe Conditions Ahead
  Mike Meier   Mike Meier's warnings about paragliding in strong winds.
  Weather to Fly Articles (ALL)   All Articles at the weather to fly web site.
Books DVDs
  Book Author Comments
ppg Pocket Paragliding   Panayiotis Kaniamos   This book can be read for free online and includes some sections about meteorology, winds and related weather topics.
ppg Powered Paragliding Bible   Jeff Goin   While this book does not have extensive information about weather, IT IS A MUST HAVE for any PPG pilot.
  The Weather Book   Jack Williams   Nicely illustrated book about general weather and meteorology.
ppg Understanding the
  Dennis Pagen   "A Sport Pilot's Guide to Flying Conditions". A very comprehensive weather book for sport pilots.
More Weather Books...   Various   More weather books for pilots at
  DVD Comments
  Weather to Fly for Sport Pilots with Paul Hamilton   A DVD explain basic weather for sport pilots including PPGers, PPCers and trikes.