pilot chart

pilot chart
noun
a chart for a navigator showing the prevailing meteorological and hydrographic and navigational conditions
Hypernyms: ↑chart

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noun
: a chart for a navigator showing direction and strength of prevailing winds, temperature, storm paths, positions of rocks, shoals, and other information helpful to navigators

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1. any of a number of charts issued to mariners by the U.S. Hydrographic Office and showing meteorological, hydrographic, and navigational conditions prevailing, or likely to prevail, subsequent to the date of issue in some part of the world: issued monthly for most areas.
2. a chart giving information on atmospheric conditions at various altitudes.

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