The Skew-T diagram is an excellent resource for pilots to use as a drill down tool to discover the potential of adverse weather at a particular location. Keep in mind that the big weather picture is still more important and the Skew-T is just a supplementary tool to fill in some of the details that may not be immediately apparent in other forecasts. Here’s a 16 minute tutorial on how to use the Skew-T log (p) diagram within the WeatherSpork app.
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