from youtube channel: Jeff Quitney
tfclist.net repropose a very interesting videos about old systems used to supply WX to Mariners:
Burl Ives narrates a film describing how the Navy Weather Service helps Navy and cargo ships to avoid adverse weather conditions. The Navy’s Weather Central. Includes classic fax machine, satellite and radar footage, and a row of Control Data Model 607 Magnetic Tape Drives.
US Navy film MN-11138