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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rainfall, And Flooding Possible Over The Plains; Typhoon Bualoi Approaches The CNMI

A storm system will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes over the south central U.S. today. Heavy rainfall may also lead to flash flooding. The system will shift toward the eastern U.S. on Tuesday. Over the western Pacific, Typhoon Bualoi will intensify and impact the northern Mariana Islands early this week. Read More >

Station     PAFC     Elevation  144 FT
Mon Oct 21 13:20:02 UTC 2019

Morning Vent Factor:

Temperature           39 Deg F
Mixing Depth MSL      250.5 m
Mixing Depth AGL      207.3 m
Transport Wind        1.54 m/s
Vent Factor           319

Forecast for Afternoon Vent Factor:

Temperature           42 Deg F
Mixing Depth MSL      362.1 m
Mixing Depth AGL      318.9 m
Transport Wind        2.06 m/s
Vent Factor           654

 Vent Factor is considered a measure of the volume rate of horizontal transport of air within the mixing layer, per unit distance, normal to the wind. Units are measured in square meters per second or knot-feet.