Real Time Weather Data: 7/26/16 - 8:45am

Winds - 15 min Average 4.54 MPH N S E W Wind Speed 4.54 mph Peak Wind Gust 7.67 mph Wind Direction 183.40°az Current: 15m ago: 30m ago: 45m ago:
Temps - 15 min Average 71.31°F -20 -10 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 120 4 in. Soil Temp 71.70°F 8 in. Soil Temp 70.98°F
Humidity - 15 min Average 55.29% 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 24hr Precipitation 0 in. Accum. Precipitation 7.08 in.

Courtesy of US Bureau of Reclamation AgriMet Network

Updates at :10, :25, :40, :55 approx.


Aircraft Soundings: Tuesday, July 26 2016 - 7:15 am

Surface Temperature 58°F -20 -10 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 120
Soundings All Elevations MSL Madras Airport 2450ft MSL 8000ft 52°F 7500ft 53°F 7000ft 54°F 6500ft 56°F 6000ft 56°F 5500ft 55°F 5000ft 55°F 4500ft 57°F 4000ft 59°F 3500ft 59°F 3000ft 58°F 2500ft 58°F
Winds 4000ft: NW @ 18 knots 6000ft: N @ 10 knots 8000ft: NW @ 18 knots Visibility North @ 4000ft: 75 miles very light haze North @ 8000ft: 100+ miles clear South @ 4000ft: 45 miles wildfire haze South @ 8000ft: 75 miles light smoke/haze

Pilot Report

moderate turbulence @ 4000 ft., Clouds building over the Cascades, clear skies up to 12,000ft., Warm Springs Rattle Snake fire laying down with little smoke rising. Smoke and haze from wildfires stretching from NNE to the south at about 8500ft. barometer: 30.14, dew point:14C

Notes

Monday was the first day of the field burning season; we accomplished flaming of several garlic fields, and we burned 53 acres of wheat stubble. AQI registered 36 pm2 this morning- 0 complaints.


PiBal Soundings: July 25, 2016 - 12:30pm

Hodograph N S E W 3783 ft 1891 ft 10mph
Wind Profile 709 ft 6 mph 1358 ft 5 mph 2008 ft 6 mph 2628 ft 9 mph 3248 ft 11 mph 3839 ft 2 mph 4429 ft 5 mph 5020 ft 2 mph
PiBal Sounding Data Elevation Azimuth Layer Direction Speed 54°az 212°az 709 ft 32°az 6 mph 57°az 195°az 1358 ft 354°az 5 mph 55°az 196°az 2008 ft 18°az 6 mph 50°az 199°az 2628 ft 24°az 9 mph 46°az 200°az 3248 ft 22°az 11 mph 49°az 199°az 3839 ft az 2 mph 50°az 197°az 4429 ft 360°az 5 mph 53°az 194°az 5020 ft 304°az 2 mph

Remarks

lost in wildfire haze


Sunrise 5:46am 14:50 Daylight Sunset 8:36pm 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11

The Jefferson County Smoke Management Program is a cooperative effort of the Jefferson County Seed Growers Association and the Jefferson County Fire Protection District #1 to create a safe, controlled agricultural field burning season that ensures public safety and minimizes, to the greatest degree possible, impacts of smoke on the communities of Central Oregon.