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Soaring Forecast

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

SOARING FORECAST FOR LIT           DATE... 12/21/14...12Z

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       3000 FT MSL........ -6.0
       5000 FT MSL........ -4.0
       6000 FT MSL........ -0.5
      10000 FT MSL........ 8.0
      15000 FT MSL........ 16.0

HEIGHT OF THE -3 INDEX.... 5200 FT MSL
TOP OF THE LIFT........... 6300 FT MSL
LIT MAX TEMPERATURE....... 63 DEGREES F
FIRST USEABLE LIFT........ 53 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT.............. 344 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
          SURFACE......... 055 DEGREES AT 06 KNOTS
          2000 FT MSL..... 165 DEGREES AT 10 KNOTS
          3000 FT MSL..... 165 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS
          4000 FT MSL..... 200 DEGREES AT 07 KNOTS
          5000 FT MSL..... 260 DEGREES AT 13 KNOTS
          6000 FT MSL..... 245 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          7000 FT MSL..... 230 DEGREES AT 13 KNOTS
          8000 FT MSL..... 205 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS
          9000 FT MSL..... 230 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS
          11000 FT MSL.... 250 DEGREES AT 16 KNOTS
          12000 FT MSL.... 250 DEGREES AT 21 KNOTS
          13000 FT MSL.... 235 DEGREES AT 26 KNOTS
          14000 FT MSL.... 240 DEGREES AT 26 KNOTS
          16000 FT MSL.... 245 DEGREES AT 25 KNOTS
          18000 FT MSL.... 245 DEGREES AT 26 KNOTS
          20000 FT MSL.... 265 DEGREES AT 32 KNOTS
          22000 FT MSL.... 245 DEGREES AT 42 KNOTS
          25000 FT MSL.... 245 DEGREES AT 49 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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