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Soaring Forecast

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

SOARING FORECAST FOR LIT           DATE... 10/20/14...12Z

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       3000 FT MSL........ 4.5
       5000 FT MSL........ 9.0
       6000 FT MSL........ 10.0
      10000 FT MSL........ 14.5
      15000 FT MSL........ 17.5

HEIGHT OF THE -3 INDEX.... 500 FT MSL
TOP OF THE LIFT........... 1300 FT MSL
LIT MAX TEMPERATURE....... 63 DEGREES F
FIRST USEABLE LIFT........ 78 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT.............. 97 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
          SURFACE......... 245 DEGREES AT 04 KNOTS
          2000 FT MSL..... 280 DEGREES AT 05 KNOTS
          3000 FT MSL..... 290 DEGREES AT 07 KNOTS
          4000 FT MSL..... 315 DEGREES AT 13 KNOTS
          6000 FT MSL..... 325 DEGREES AT 15 KNOTS
          7000 FT MSL..... 305 DEGREES AT 13 KNOTS
          8000 FT MSL..... 330 DEGREES AT 19 KNOTS
          9000 FT MSL..... 315 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          12000 FT MSL.... 290 DEGREES AT 26 KNOTS
          14000 FT MSL.... 285 DEGREES AT 23 KNOTS
          15000 FT MSL.... 285 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          16000 FT MSL.... 275 DEGREES AT 24 KNOTS
          17000 FT MSL.... 265 DEGREES AT 29 KNOTS
          19000 FT MSL.... 300 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          20000 FT MSL.... 290 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          24000 FT MSL.... 290 DEGREES AT 32 KNOTS
          25000 FT MSL.... 275 DEGREES AT 34 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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