SOARING FORECAST AUGUST 16-19, 2013

THIS WEEK

High pressure will push in from the east this period. Very warm conditions with temps near 100 degrees for the weekend. Great thermal conditions are expected. Height of lift at the field and over our local mountains should exceed 13,000 feet. Updraft velocities are forecast at 600 FPM. Great weekend on tap!

 
 
 

The National Weather Service is predicting the following local surface conditions for Friday through Monday:


FRIDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 99 degrees.
Wind: West 10-15 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 98 degrees
Wind: West 5-10 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 98 degrees
Wind: West 10-15 mph.

MONDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 98 degrees
Wind: Southwest 5-10 mph.

SOARING FORECAST AUGUST 9-12, 2013

THIS WEEK

Excellent soaring conditions throughout this period. Friday and Saturday the light breezes will be out of the south. At the 10,000 foot level where they meet our local mountains we can expect generation of some fun but fickle localized wave conditions north of the mountains ending Sunday. Great summer soaring conditions throughout this period.

W-8-9-13

 
 
 

The National Weather Service is predicting the following local surface conditions for Friday through Monday:


FRIDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 87 degrees.
Wind: Southwest 5-10 mph.

SATURDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 90 degrees
Wind: South 10-15 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 93 degrees
Wind: West 10 mph.

MONDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 94 degrees
Wind: West 10 mph.

SOARING FORECAST AUGUST 2-5, 2013

THIS WEEK

Another excellent weekend of local soaring ahead. Expect great thermals throughout the period with Sunday’s height of lift forecast indicating over 17,000 feet.
Saturday onwards we will likely see localized wave over our San Gabriel mountains (strongest Sunday) as a large low-pressure system in the Pacific NW pulls the winds in out of the Southwest.

 
 
 

The National Weather Service is predicting the following local surface conditions for Friday through Monday:


FRIDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 91 degrees.
Wind: West 10.

SATURDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 95 degrees
Wind: Southwest 5-15 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 95 degrees
Wind: Southwest 5-15 mph.

MONDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 93 degrees
Wind: Southwest 15 mph. Gusty.

SOARING FORECAST JULY 26-29, 2013

THIS WEEK

Very good soaring forecast throughout this period. Forecast lift Friday and Saturday predict thermal strength to be in the 600 FPM range and above most of the day with height of lift at the field to over 12,000 feet. Gentle winds from the west should make life easy. Excellent summer soaring on tap.

 
 
 

The National Weather Service is predicting the following local surface conditions for Friday through Monday:


FRIDAY:
Sunny and hot, Temperature: 102 degrees.
Wind: Northwest 5-15.

SATURDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 98 degrees
Wind: West 10 mph.

SUNDAY
Sunny, Temperature: 94 degrees
Wind: Southwest 10 mph.

MONDAY:
Sunny, Temperature: 94 degrees
Wind: Southwest 5 mph.