Real Time Weather Data: 9/1/15 - 7:00pm

Winds - 15 min Average 5.56 MPH N S E W Wind Speed 5.56 mph Peak Wind Gust 11.18 mph Wind Direction 303.70°az Current: 15m ago: 30m ago: 45m ago:
Temps - 15 min Average 71.19°F -20 -10 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 110 120 4 in. Soil Temp 67.64°F 8 in. Soil Temp 65.54°F
Humidity - 15 min Average 27.47% 0 10 20 30 40 50 60 70 80 90 100 24hr Precipitation 0 in. Accum. Precipitation 6.46 in.

Courtesy of US Bureau of Reclamation AgriMet Network

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


Aircraft Soundings: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 7:25 am

Surface Temperature 49°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 44°F 7500ft 44°F 7000ft 45°F 6500ft 45°F 6000ft 45°F 5500ft 45°F 5000ft 46°F 4500ft 46°F 4000ft 46°F 3500ft 46°F 3000ft 47°F 2500ft 48°F
Winds 4000ft: WSW @ 5-7 kts 6000ft: West @ 14-16 kts 8000ft: West @ 16-18 kts Visibility North @ 4000ft: 75+ miles clear North @ 8000ft: 100+ miles clear South @ 4000ft: 75+ miles clear South @ 8000ft: 75+ miles clear/ some clouds

Pilot Report

Barometer 29.98. Smoke laying in the Warm springs valley, clear elsewhere. High scattered clouds to the south @ 6500ft, cloud bank to the north over Mt. Hood, no other significant weather, no turbulence.

Notes

Field Burn report for August 31:
Beautiful clear day, great pibal speed and direction; we burned all ready fields, we burned 140 acres of wheat, and 105 acres of grass. No complaints.


PiBal Soundings: September 1, 2015 - 11:40 am

Hodograph N S E W 10121 ft 5060 ft 10mph
Wind Profile 709 ft 3 mph 1358 ft 6 mph 2008 ft 9 mph 2628 ft 9 mph 3248 ft 11 mph 3839 ft 16 mph 4429 ft 18 mph 5020 ft 24 mph 5610 ft 20 mph
PiBal Sounding Data Elevation Azimuth Layer Direction Speed 67°az 26°az 709 ft 206°az 3 mph 59°az 20°az 1358 ft 197°az 6 mph 52°az 13°az 2008 ft 186°az 9 mph 48°az 10°az 2628 ft 184°az 9 mph 44°az 10°az 3248 ft 190°az 11 mph 39°az 13°az 3839 ft 200°az 16 mph 35°az 16°az 4429 ft 205°az 18 mph 31°az 20°az 5020 ft 212°az 24 mph 29°az 22°az 5610 ft 211°az 20 mph

Remarks


Sunrise 6:28am 13:12 Daylight Sunset 7:40pm 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.