Thursday, October 23, 2014

OpenCPN beta 3.3.2222 is really cool

October 23, 2014
New Release of OpenCPN beta 3.3.2222 has some great new features

GRIB files now have a 'particle' feature that is super cool in visualizing the wind flow.

This is the brief on how to set it up:
First click on options/plugins/ and enable the GRIB plugin
Next click on the GRIB 'wind sock' icon on the tool bar
Now click on the 'Settings' in the dialog box and then click box for Particle Map
Download a new GRIB and enjoy!

If you need more instructions check out all the new changes to the 3.3.2222 beta and find instructions here.