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Weather Info

Explanations of the tools below and more weather info

Intro to Weather in the southwest

El Paso National Weather Service - start here.  Enter the Zip for your region

Meso West Region (Current conditions at stations in our region)

Santa Teresa NWS (current conditions)

SPC Balloon Soundings (every 12 hours)

UoW Balloon Soundings - usually available before the SPC soundings 72364

OP40 balloon soundings forecast

NWS hourly graphical forecast - temp, winds, & gusting at the surface

Jet Stream and 4 day forecast

National forecast of fronts, pressure & weather - easy to read

Soaring Forecasts - (go here for the thermal index)

Dixon White's Notes on Desert Flying (courtesy of Eagle Paragliding)

Wind Map - animated map of winds over the surface of the U.S.

Weather Info courtesy of Southwest Airsports