What's the weather like?


General situation:

http://www.srf.ch/meteo


Actual winds:

Winds in ticino (short text)


Wind in Cimetta:

Wind in Cimetta

Nordwind


Radio-soundings (emagrams) at midnight and midday:

http://www.meteoswiss.admin.ch/home/measurement-and-forecasting-systems/atmosphere/radio-soundings.html

http://www.meteoswiss.admin.ch/home/measurement-and-forecasting-systems/atmosphere/radio-soundings.html


Wind forecast:

Winds at 850hPa (~ 1'500m) Winds at 700hPa (~ 3'000m)
Soaringmeteo Wind forecast Lago Maggiore
Go to soaringmeteo.ch


Rain forecast (click on the image for animation):

Another source here: LANDI.


Infos for pilots flying in Locarno

Check the TMA HX Locarno activity every hour, listen to "Terminal Control Area active" on ATIS 0041 91 816 17 44.

For the extensions and boundaries of the CTR and TMA sectors please go here or have a look at the Info Panel Cimetta.

Last but not least, check the level of the lake if you would like to land at the Delta in Locarno.

Should be < 194.0 m, otherwise the landing is underwater!