Winter precipitation types

The big freeze is coming!  So it’s that time of the year to review one important aspect of airframe icing, namely, precipitation type. The three basic wintry precipitation types include freezing rain (and freezing drizzle), snow and ice pellets (colloquially known as sleet). It’s important to understand that METARs and TAFs typically report or...

October 2018 SporkNews

Greetings! If you are new to WeatherSpork, welcome to the family!  Congratulations, you are now officially a Sporkie!  This e-Newsletter will be emailed out at the beginning of each month to keep you updated on the progress of new features and content provided by WeatherSpork. We are listening and we’ve already received dozens of feature...

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