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Soaring Forecast

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

SOARING FORECAST FOR LIT           DATE... 07/22/14...12Z

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       3000 FT MSL........ 9.0
       5000 FT MSL........ 17.0
       6000 FT MSL........ 18.0
      10000 FT MSL........ 23.0
      15000 FT MSL........ 27.5

HEIGHT OF THE -3 INDEX.... 400 FT MSL
TOP OF THE LIFT........... 400 FT MSL
LIT MAX TEMPERATURE....... 63 DEGREES F
FIRST USEABLE LIFT........ 90 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT.............. 55 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
          SURFACE......... 325 DEGREES AT 02 KNOTS
          2000 FT MSL..... 185 DEGREES AT 06 KNOTS
          3000 FT MSL..... 145 DEGREES AT 05 KNOTS
          4000 FT MSL..... 095 DEGREES AT 02 KNOTS
          6000 FT MSL..... 040 DEGREES AT 11 KNOTS
          7000 FT MSL..... 035 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          8000 FT MSL..... 035 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          9000 FT MSL..... 030 DEGREES AT 24 KNOTS
          12000 FT MSL.... 045 DEGREES AT 25 KNOTS
          14000 FT MSL.... 045 DEGREES AT 32 KNOTS
          16000 FT MSL.... 040 DEGREES AT 22 KNOTS
          17000 FT MSL.... 030 DEGREES AT 20 KNOTS
          18000 FT MSL.... 050 DEGREES AT 17 KNOTS
          20000 FT MSL.... 040 DEGREES AT 23 KNOTS
          23000 FT MSL.... 030 DEGREES AT 18 KNOTS
          25000 FT MSL.... 040 DEGREES AT 20 KNOTS
          27000 FT MSL.... 035 DEGREES AT 38 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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