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Soaring Forecast

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

SOARING FORECAST FOR LIT           DATE... 01/26/15...12Z

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       3000 FT MSL........ -11.5
       5000 FT MSL........ -2.5
       6000 FT MSL........ -1.0
      10000 FT MSL........ 6.5
      15000 FT MSL........ 16.0

HEIGHT OF THE -3 INDEX.... 4400 FT MSL
TOP OF THE LIFT........... 6700 FT MSL
LIT MAX TEMPERATURE....... 63 DEGREES F
FIRST USEABLE LIFT........ 57 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT.............. 359 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
          SURFACE......... 325 DEGREES AT 05 KNOTS
          2000 FT MSL..... 335 DEGREES AT 19 KNOTS
          3000 FT MSL..... 320 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          4000 FT MSL..... 005 DEGREES AT 26 KNOTS
          6000 FT MSL..... 350 DEGREES AT 30 KNOTS
          7000 FT MSL..... 340 DEGREES AT 37 KNOTS
          8000 FT MSL..... 335 DEGREES AT 36 KNOTS
          9000 FT MSL..... 330 DEGREES AT 38 KNOTS
          10000 FT MSL.... 330 DEGREES AT 37 KNOTS
          12000 FT MSL.... 335 DEGREES AT 48 KNOTS
          14000 FT MSL.... 335 DEGREES AT 61 KNOTS
          15000 FT MSL.... 340 DEGREES AT 63 KNOTS
          16000 FT MSL.... 330 DEGREES AT 69 KNOTS
          20000 FT MSL.... 330 DEGREES AT 87 KNOTS
          25000 FT MSL.... 325 DEGREES AT 83 KNOTS
          26000 FT MSL.... 325 DEGREES AT 84 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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