Presentation on theme: "FRONTAL WEATHER Property of Lear Siegler. ELO 1: Action: The student will identify the characteristics common to all fronts. Condition: Given pertinent."— Presentation transcript:
CHARACTERISTICS OF A STATIONARY FRONT Slope – 1:200 Clouds - Stratiform Width of weather band – 400 to 600 miles Winds – 180 o wind shift Symbol Direction of movement – unpredictable Speed – 0 to 5 knots
ELO 7: Action: The student will identify the proper flight procedures to use when dealing with frontal weather while conducting flight operations. Condition: Given pertinent information about frontal weather conditions Standard: IAW FM 1-230 para 10-3, 10-4, and 10-5
FRONTAL FLIGHT PROCEDURES Cold fronts and squall lines Warm fronts Stationary fronts Open wave Occluded fronts - WARNING !!!