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Soaring Forecast

THIS FORECAST IS FOR THE LITTLE ROCK - CENTRAL ARKANSAS REGION. 

SOARING FORECAST FOR LIT           DATE... 07/31/14...12Z

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       3000 FT MSL........ 5.0
       5000 FT MSL........ 9.5
       6000 FT MSL........ 10.5
      10000 FT MSL........ 16.5
      15000 FT MSL........ 22.5

HEIGHT OF THE -3 INDEX.... 500 FT MSL
TOP OF THE LIFT........... 500 FT MSL
LIT MAX TEMPERATURE....... 63 DEGREES F
FIRST USEABLE LIFT........ 78 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT.............. 58 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
          SURFACE......... 100 DEGREES AT 03 KNOTS
          2000 FT MSL..... 155 DEGREES AT 13 KNOTS
          3000 FT MSL..... 180 DEGREES AT 16 KNOTS
          4000 FT MSL..... 195 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS
          6000 FT MSL..... 240 DEGREES AT 11 KNOTS
          7000 FT MSL..... 250 DEGREES AT 15 KNOTS
          8000 FT MSL..... 270 DEGREES AT 10 KNOTS
          9000 FT MSL..... 285 DEGREES AT 11 KNOTS
          10000 FT MSL.... 305 DEGREES AT 11 KNOTS
          12000 FT MSL.... 310 DEGREES AT 09 KNOTS
          13000 FT MSL.... 335 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS
          14000 FT MSL.... 320 DEGREES AT 14 KNOTS
          16000 FT MSL.... 320 DEGREES AT 17 KNOTS
          17000 FT MSL.... 325 DEGREES AT 15 KNOTS
          20000 FT MSL.... 295 DEGREES AT 16 KNOTS
          21000 FT MSL.... 325 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          25000 FT MSL.... 325 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          27000 FT MSL.... 320 DEGREES AT 23 KNOTS


IT IS EMPHASIZED...THIS SOARING FORECAST INFORMATION IS VALID
ONLY FOR THE RAOB SITE AREA AND FREQUENTLY WILL NOT APPLY
TO OTHER AREAS IN THE STATE.


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