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Expanded California Fire Weather Threats; Unsettled Across the West

A storm system will impact the western third of the U.S.. Strong, gusty winds will increase Fire Weather threats across much of western and central California. Rain and mountain snows can be expected across the Pacific Northwest and Northern Rockies, with wintry conditions in the Great Basin and High Plains. Accumulating snows will also continue across the Upper Midwest to the Northeast. Read More >

Aviation Weather Hazard Safety

Welcome to our Aviation Weather Safety page!  Here, you will find information on common weather hazards that can affect the safety of flight.  Click on a section below for more information on a specific hazard:

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Turbulence
Thunderstorm Safety
Thunderstorms
Icing Safety
Icing
 
Ceiling and Visibility
Ceiling and Visibility
Low Level Wind Shear Safety
Low Level Wind Shear
DA Safety
Density Altitude