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Squid is software that lets you download and view the GRIB weather files and does your routing (with the isochronic method). Squid can also display satellite images (visible imagery, infrared, water vapour and colour composite) and retrieve synoptic charts and observations (SYNOP, METAR and scatterometry).
2. Squid Mobile
The latest Great Circle application is Squid-Mobile! You can download it for free from the App Store (Apple) and Google Play (Android), and log in to your account to enjoy all your features. Download and try it now !
Best Start® is a decision support tool for the skipper to determine the best weather window to attempt to break a record. It can determine, to within three hours, the best starting point in the next ten days and assess the probabilities of beating the record.
Best-Sails is a tool that allows for a very quick statistical study of the weather conditions and sea state on a given route. In addition, Best-Sails also analyses the sails usage statistics. The tool is based on highly detailed and high quality historical data.
5. Meteorological Support
Great Circle offers a meteorological support service to both skippers and race management. This consists of expert weather reports sent at regular intervals, as well as tools to help assess weather risks. Great Circle can also run pre-start weather briefings for your races / records / regattas / cruises.
Great Circle carries out specific meteorological studies, both in the marine field and on land. Our R&D team can tailor specific tools according to your needs.