Weather Links

Favorite Weather URL’s (and other good links) of Caracole Soaring

Current Temp, Daily look as a non pilot, and tomorrow’s forecast.
AccuWeather.com - California City, CA - Weather Forecast - Local Weather Forecasts

Cal City - Phone In to AWOS 760-373-7670

Longer Range Surface Analysis Chart
http://www.weather.unisys.com/nam/4panel/nam_700_4panel.html
http://www.weather.unisys.com/nam/4panel/nam_500_4panel.html

Winds Aloft Forecast
http://aviationweather.gov/products/nws/winds/?area=sanfrancisco&fint=06&lvl=lo
http://adds.aviationweather.gov/winds/

Satellite Visible Clouds Picture ( Southern California - GOES 10)
http://sat.wrh.noaa.gov/satellite/1km/
http://sat.wrh.noaa.gov/satellite/1km/Hanford/VIS1FAT.GIF
http://sat.wrh.noaa.gov/satellite/2km/Hanford/WV2HNX.GIF

Western States Satellite Picture GOES -10
http://www.goes.noaa.gov/browsw2.html

Thermal Index Sounding by Selected Site
http://www-frd.fsl.noaa.gov/mab/soundings/java
http://nimbo.wrh.noaa.gov/hanford/forecast/soaring/CalCity

FAQ publications on soaring safety, flight physiology, etc.
http://w3.gwis.com/~mks/safety.htm
SSA Standard Soaring Signals link for airborn signals
http://soaringsafety.org/pilots/ic7.htm
SSA Standard Soaring Signals link for ground handling signals
http://soaringsafety.org/pilots/ic6.htm

Practical Tests and Performance Concepts
http://www.jdburch.com/polar.htm
http://www.jdburch.com/topten.htm

National Soaring Pilot's Organization
www.ssa.org Please join, learn and enjoy their web services.