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WA, Mount Bakewell Area

Sat 28/01/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1096 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

2.71m/s 531 ft/min

Temperature

24 C It will be pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 13 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

105km downwind XC or 42 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from E at 22kph gusting to 32kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 28/01/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 11kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1673 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.19m/s 625 ft/min

Temperature

28 C It will be warm and pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 11.3 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

99km downwind XC or 54 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from E at 11kph gusting to 22kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 28/01/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SE) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Winds Aloft

(N) 4kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

2018 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.13m/s 613 ft/min

Temperature

30 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 9.8 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

104km downwind XC or 65 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 7kph gusting to 18kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 67%.


 

Sat 28/01/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SSE) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Winds Aloft

(N) 4kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

2066 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

2.46m/s 482 ft/min

Temperature

31 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 10.3 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

104km downwind XC or 65 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SSE . The wind on the top launches will be from SE at 7kph gusting to 16kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 67%.


 

Sun 29/01/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(NE) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 25kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1732 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

80%

Updraft Velocity

3.09m/s 606 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 15.7 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

84km downwind XC or 33.6 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from NE . The wind on the top launches will be from NE at 22kph gusting to 33kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sun 29/01/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(NE) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Winds Aloft

(N) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

high

Thermal Height

3234 m Great height for flying XC. Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.89m/s 762 ft/min

Temperature

36 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 3.7 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

120km downwind XC or 75 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from NE . The wind on the top launches will be from NE at 7kph gusting to 21kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sun 29/01/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(E) 11kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

3240 m Great height for flying XC. Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.13m/s 613 ft/min

Temperature

37 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 4.6 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

123.75km downwind XC or 67.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from E . The wind on the top launches will be from E at 11kph gusting to 22kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sun 29/01/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SSW) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Winds Aloft

(N) 7kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

211 m Too Low for good distance XC. Local flights possible.

Thermal Quality

60%

Updraft Velocity

0.72m/s 141 ft/min

Temperature

36 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 33.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

48km downwind XC or 30 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SSW . The wind on the top launches will be from SSE at 7kph gusting to 10kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 25%.


 

Mon 30/01/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(N) 11kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 25kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

2532 m Great height for flying XC. Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

90%

Updraft Velocity

3.32m/s 651 ft/min

Temperature

36 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 10.7 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

96.525km downwind XC or 52.65 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from N . The wind on the top launches will be from N at 14kph gusting to 26kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Mon 30/01/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(NNW) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 29kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

3436 m Great height for flying XC. 10,000ft day!!! Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

90%

Updraft Velocity

3.95m/s 774 ft/min

Temperature

39 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 4.6 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

121.5km downwind XC or 40.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from NNW . The wind on the top launches will be from NNW at 25kph gusting to 39kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Mon 30/01/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SSW) 40kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(NNE) 43kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

211 m Too Low for good distance XC. Local flights possible.

Thermal Quality

10%

Updraft Velocity

0.73m/s 143 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 30.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

10.25km downwind XC or 0.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SSW . The wind on the top launches will be from SW at 43kph gusting to 46kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Mon 30/01/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ENE) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

211 m Too Low for good distance XC. Local flights possible.

Thermal Quality

10%

Updraft Velocity

0.65m/s 127 ft/min

Temperature

24 C It will be pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 21.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

10km downwind XC or 1 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ENE . The wind on the top launches will be from ENE at 36kph gusting to 38kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Tue 31/01/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SE) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1257 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

2.77m/s 543 ft/min

Temperature

31 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 18.4 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

108km downwind XC or 36 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SE . The wind on the top launches will be from SE at 22kph gusting to 32kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 58%.


 

Tue 31/01/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SE) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

high

Thermal Height

1810 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.28m/s 643 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 14.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

108km downwind XC or 36 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SE . The wind on the top launches will be from SE at 25kph gusting to 37kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 58%.


 

Tue 31/01/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SE) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

extreme

Thermal Height

2211 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.28m/s 643 ft/min

Temperature

34 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 11.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

117km downwind XC or 39 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SE . The wind on the top launches will be from SE at 25kph gusting to 37kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 67%.


 

Tue 31/01/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(SE) 29kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Vertical Wind Shear:

high

Thermal Height

2069 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

80%

Updraft Velocity

2.53m/s 496 ft/min

Temperature

34 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 13.3 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

98.8km downwind XC or 20.8 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from SE . The wind on the top launches will be from SE at 29kph gusting to 38kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 77%.


 

Wed 01/02/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 40kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

861 m XC Possible but difficult conditions.

Thermal Quality

40%

Updraft Velocity

2.49m/s 488 ft/min

Temperature

26 C It will be warm and pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 17.4 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

40km downwind XC or 4 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 40kph gusting to 49kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Wed 01/02/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

light

Thermal Height

1113 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

50%

Updraft Velocity

2.8m/s 549 ft/min

Temperature

30 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 18.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

58.5km downwind XC or 9 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 46kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Wed 01/02/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

light

Thermal Height

1458 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

60%

Updraft Velocity

2.86m/s 561 ft/min

Temperature

32 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 17.4 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

70.2km downwind XC or 10.8 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 46kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Wed 01/02/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1574 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

40%

Updraft Velocity

2.3m/s 451 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 17.3 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

48km downwind XC or 4.8 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 40kph gusting to 48kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Thu 02/02/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

806 m XC Possible but difficult conditions.

Thermal Quality

40%

Updraft Velocity

2.42m/s 474 ft/min

Temperature

26 C It will be warm and pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 17.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

39km downwind XC or 6 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 45kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Thu 02/02/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 36kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

light

Thermal Height

1073 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

50%

Updraft Velocity

2.75m/s 539 ft/min

Temperature

30 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 19.3 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

58.5km downwind XC or 9 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 46kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Thu 02/02/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

light

Thermal Height

1449 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

60%

Updraft Velocity

2.84m/s 557 ft/min

Temperature

32 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 17.5 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

70.2km downwind XC or 10.8 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 46kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Thu 02/02/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ESE) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(N) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1502 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

50%

Updraft Velocity

2.26m/s 443 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 18 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

58.5km downwind XC or 9 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ESE . The wind on the top launches will be from ESE at 36kph gusting to 44kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Fri 03/02/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ENE) 29kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 32kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

977 m XC Possible but difficult conditions.

Thermal Quality

50%

Updraft Velocity

2.55m/s 500 ft/min

Temperature

29 C It will be warm and pleasant on the ground. It will be down to 19.2 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

47.5km downwind XC or 10 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ENE . The wind on the top launches will be from ENE at 32kph gusting to 41kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Fri 03/02/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ENE) 25kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 25kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1512 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

80%

Updraft Velocity

3.06m/s 600 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 17.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

88.8km downwind XC or 24 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ENE . The wind on the top launches will be from ENE at 29kph gusting to 40kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Fri 03/02/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(ENE) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

2262 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.25m/s 637 ft/min

Temperature

34 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 11.4 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

117km downwind XC or 39 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from ENE . The wind on the top launches will be from ENE at 25kph gusting to 37kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Fri 03/02/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(E) 22kph Strong winds, expect rough air, Downwind tasks possible only.

Winds Aloft

(N) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

2329 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

90%

Updraft Velocity

2.54m/s 498 ft/min

Temperature

35 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 11.7 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

105.3km downwind XC or 35.1 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from E . The wind on the top launches will be from E at 22kph gusting to 31kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 04/02/2023 1100 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(NNE) 14kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 14kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

1483 m Great height for flying XC.

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

2.73m/s 535 ft/min

Temperature

33 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 18.2 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

102km downwind XC or 48 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from NNE . The wind on the top launches will be from NNE at 18kph gusting to 28kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 04/02/2023 1300 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(E) 4kph Light Winds, no turbulence expected.

Winds Aloft

(N) 14kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

extreme

Thermal Height

2654 m Great height for flying XC. Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.55m/s 696 ft/min

Temperature

35 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 8.5 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

100.75km downwind XC or 71.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from E . The wind on the top launches will be from ENE at 4kph gusting to 17kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 04/02/2023 1500 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(E) 18kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Winds Aloft

(N) 14kph Moderate winds, light turbulence possible.

Vertical Wind Shear:

extreme

Thermal Height

2995 m Great height for flying XC. Warning C Airspace above 8500ft over Bakewell

Thermal Quality

100%

Updraft Velocity

3.45m/s 676 ft/min

Temperature

36 C It will be very hot on the ground. Stay in the shade and drink plenty of water. Fly with water.It will be down to 6.1 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

113.75km downwind XC or 45.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from E . The wind on the top launches will be from E at 18kph gusting to 30kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Sat 04/02/2023 1700 AWS

Wind on the Ground

(W) 40kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Winds Aloft

(NNE) 43kph Dangerous winds! It will be very rough with strong rotor and turbulence.

Vertical Wind Shear:

moderate

Thermal Height

211 m Too Low for good distance XC. Local flights possible.

Thermal Quality

10%

Updraft Velocity

0.71m/s 139 ft/min

Temperature

30 C It will be hot on the ground. Stay hydrated. It will be down to 27.9 C in the air.

XC Potential (4hrs)

10.25km downwind XC or 0.5 km Triangle Possible by Sport Class Pilot.

The wind on the ground will be from W . The wind on the top launches will be from W at 47kph gusting to 50kph In a N () Ridge soaring will be ... probably not a good idea. The chance of it being magic is 0%.


 

Guide

This is aimed primarily at the club level pilot who wants to know what to expect for the next week.

Data is calculated from the GFS model data using the RASP calculations daily.

Wind strengths are graded for aircraft suitability.

Wind speeds are average wind speeds, gusts will be higher.

Conditions are graded for how the average pilot will feel about them.

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