What hardware do I need to buy for SiriusXM Weather? To receive SiriusXM weather in ForeFlight, you will need to use a Garmin GDL 51/52 receiver. The GDL 51 receiver only receives XM Weather. The GDL 52 receiver receives both XM and ADS-B. Last Updated: May 13, 2019 20:26 Was this article helpful? Yes No Related articles Which weather type (ADS-B or XM) does the Garmin GDL-52 use? How do the Sentry Mini, Sentry, and Sentry Plus compare to each other? What traffic features does ForeFlight Mobile offer? I live in outside the USA. Can I get the SXAR1 to use with ForeFlight Mobile? Why isn't Synthetic Vision working on my iPhone?