Aviation Weather and Forecasts

 
Current Conditions
Surface Observations Upper Air Analysis/PIREPS



Surface Observations for the rest of the U.S.
Surface Weather Map with Pressure/Fronts


User Selectable PIREPS
 Satellite Radar


 

Forecasts
TAFS

 
Graphical & Text AIR/SIGMETS

Local Aviation Climatology
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy
Ceiling / Visibility Histograms
Springfield
Joplin
West Plains
Vichy

The wind rose shows distribution of wind direction per month at a TAF site for the entire 24 hours. It shows the percentage of time the wind is from a certain direction using the rings and the color indicates what percentage of time the wind speed is from that direction.

The histogram shows the percentage of time that visibility, ceiling and ceiling/visibility for varying flight categories occur.

 
Ceiling
Visibility
MVFR
1000 - 3000 ft.
3 - 5 sm.
IFR
500 - 1000 ft.
1 to <3 sm
LIFR
200 to < 500 ft.
1/2 to < 1 sm.
VLIFR
< 200 ft.
< 1/2 sm.

 

Additional Links and Information...

Airport Information Search

Aviation Weather Center

Aviation Digital Data Service

Aviation Forecast Discussions

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