Today looks similar to yesterday when flying was good all day and many soared late afternoon. Weather map shows High pressure dominating area. Local forecast shows light easterly flow all day, NBR showing clear skies and light and variable winds. Pressure gradient -.13″.
Start at 9AM.
Regional weather map shows partially cloudy skies this AM and mostly cloudy skies and 20% chance of thunderstorms this PM. Local forecast shows light easterly winds. NBR showing light and variable winds and clear skies.
Start at 8:30AM.
Regional weather map shows cloudy skies and pressure system moving though area. Showers to the west.
Local forecast shows wind directions changing regularly.
NBR showing west winds early.
Rain at 6:30!
Weather map shows arrival of NW cold front. NBR showing steady NW winds. State weather round up showing barometric pressure dropping at all metro airports and gust winds at sever airports. Pressure gradient -.26″! Waiting for signs of up slope flow.
Despite local forecast calling for up slope flow today, I am seeing steady NW flow at NBR and cancelling lessons today.
Regional weather map show High to west and Low to east and pressure gradient of -.2″. NBR showing westerly winds 8–9 mph. Need to wait for sun and up slope flow.
30% chance of thunderstorms this PM.
Pressure difference has dropped to -.23″ and light west winds continue.
9:00 AM: It is cloudy but winds have reversed. Let me know if you wan to fly.
Regional weather map shows clouds and high pressure over area. Local weather forecast calls for light easterly winds all day. Pressure gradient -.16″. NBR showing light and variable winds. 20% chance of thunderstorms this PM.
Will start hiking at 8:30 AM.
Regional weather map shows partly cloud skies today. Local forecast is for easterly winds all day. NBR showing light and variable winds and humidity at 40%.
Let me know when you want to start flying.
Chris is starting at 7AM!
Saturday was great and I counted 4 pilots soaring in the PM!
Sunday looks similar but perhaps more moisture and clouds. Regional weather map shows clear skies and High pressure over area. Pressure gradient -.19″ but local forecast calls for easterly winds though early afternoon. NBR showing light and variable winds this AM but cloudiness by this PM.
We will start at 8AM.
Weather map shows humidity and monsoonal flow continuing on Sunday with humidity at 80%! Local weather forecast shows light NE flow until 30% chance of thunderstorms at 3PM? NBR showing light and variable winds.
We will start at 8AM.
Pressure gradient is very negative at -.25″ and NBR is reporting west winds early.
Regional map shows High to south of area and local forecast calls for west winds until 9AM.
Thermal soaring forecast is excellent with thermals starting at 11AM.
At 7:45 winds are now east. Let me know when you want to start.