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Right Site Weather Aug 01, 2022

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Paragliding Weather Forecast for the Vancouver, Chilliwack, Bellingham, Seattle, Whistler & Pemberton area, based on data available at 0500.

High pressure with mostly sunny skies.

YVR 3000 ft winds aloft light and variable. Main valley wind light E outflow to 10 km/hr becoming inflow to 10km/hr in Vancouver area, but becoming SW to 20 km/hr in Chilliwack and gusty inflow 20-40 km/hr in Pemberton. Novice peak lapse rate -2.0C/1000ft.

SEA 3000 ft winds aloft SW to 15 km/hr. Valley winds light and variable becoming SSW to 13 km/hr. Novice peak lapse rate -1.8C/1000ft.  

iParaglide Right Site Ranking:

1. Paragliding Seattle-1.8C/1000ft Novice peak lapse rate. Easy day at Tiger with P2 conditions 0800-2000. 90% chances for paragliding. 

2. Paragliding Vancouver-2.0C/1000ft Novice peak lapse rate. Grouse for GMFT P3 Intermediate Pilots 1000-2000.  90% chances to paraglide. 

3. Paragliding Bellingham-1.4C/1000ft Novice peak lapse rate. Blanchard for P2 pilots 0800-2000. Paragliding prospects 90%.  

4. Paragliding Chilliwack-2.3C/1000ft Novice peak lapse rate. Woodside for P2 pilots 0800-1000 then watch for increasing wind to P3 to P4 and then possibility of blown out conditions. Bridal may get blown out before it has time to heat up get sun and stat working. Chances to paraglide early 70%, late 50%. 

5. Paragliding Pemberton-3.2 C/1000ft Advanced peak lapse rate. Forecast lapse rate is suspect of being higher than actual, looking more like a 2.9 day. However Environment Canada calling for strong SW inflow 20 gusting to 40 km/hr before noon which means amplified Whistler Express South wind early and blown out conditions.  P2 flying not recommended today P4 pilots proceed or not and only with much caution.  Chances to fly early 50%.  Paragliding not recommended post 1200. 

6. Paragliding Whistler: -3.4 C/1000ft XXX peak lapse rate. Forecast lapse rate is suspect of being higher than actual, looks more like 3.1 day. Environment Canada calling for strong SW inflow 20 gusting to 40 km/hr before noon which means amplified Whistler Express South wind early and blown out conditions  Paragliding not recommended. 

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