Low Visibility Radar Tips

Low Visibility Radar Tips
Tip: Position your ELB on any vessel that appears to be headed toward your location.
Low Visibility Radar Tips
Tip: Linking AIS (Automatic Identification System) reception to your radar can add additional vision.
Low Visibility Radar Tips
Tip: If your radar has a split-screen feature, run with one screen showing the chart plotter/radar overlay and the other with radar only to give you a clear understanding of your surroundings and help you improve your radar interpretation skills.
Low Visibility Radar Tips
Tip: Set your guard zone out 1 to 2 miles to provide adequate warning of any possible danger.