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AXUS42 KGSO 211315
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SOARING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH, NC

SOARING FORECAST FOR... GSO - GREENSBORO, NC
DATE... 12Z 08/21/14

THERMAL INDEX....MINUS SIGN INDICATES INSTABILITY
       5000 FT ASL........-2.5
       6000 FT ASL........-1.5
      10000 FT ASL........2.5
      15000 FT ASL........8.5

HEIGHT OF THE - 3 INDEX...4500 FT ASL
TOP OF THE LIFT...........7500 FT ASL
GSO MAX TEMPERATURE.......93 DEGREES F
FIRST USABLE LIFT.........87 DEGREES F
MAXIMUM LIFT..............381 FT/MIN

UPPER LEVEL WINDS
           5000 FT ASL....350 DEGREES AT 16 KNOTS
          10000 FT ASL....315 DEGREES AT 12 KNOTS

IT IS EMPHASIZED...THIS SOARING FORECAST INFORMATION IS VALID
ONLY FOR LOCATIONS NEAR THE RAOB SITE (GREENSBORO) AND WILL
FREQUENTLY NOT APPLY TO OTHER AREAS.

THE FORECAST IS BASED UPON OBSERVED DATA AT 12Z THIS MORNING.
CHANGES IN THE AIR MASS DURING THE DAY COULD RESULT IN AN
INACCURATE FORECAST.

THIS FORECAST IS NOT UPDATED. FOR CURRENT FLIGHT CONDITIONS,
FORECASTS, AND ADVISORIES, ACCESS YOUR LOCAL BRIEFING OUTLET
OR FLIGHT SERVICE STATION...










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