7 summits by Microlight

Home
Talks & presentations
 
Latest news
25 Oct 2006 FAI Gold Air medal
1 Dec 2005, Aconcagua expedition
4 Feb 2005, RAeC Awards
16 Dec, RAeC Britannia Trophy
1 Jan 2005, 3rd place Best of ExplorersWeb 2004 Awards
1 June, Home
22 May, Fog again
23 May, Hollywood
24 May, Full story
24 May, Summited!
21 May, Nearly
20 May, Rain
19 May, Flora
18 May, Smelly socks
16 May, Line break
17 May
15 May, A narrow escape
14 May, Fog
13 May, Camp life
12 May, Runway repairs
11 May, Yaks, Naks & Jopkyoks
10 May, Syangboche
9 May, fog
8 May, Everest in sight!
19 Apr, Pokhara
23 Apr, Oxygen
26 Apr, Lukla
5 May, Still Lukla
6 May, We have fuel!
Apr 25, Kathmandu
30 Mar, Kit despatched
6 Mar 25,280 ft
3 Mar Hypobaric test
5 Mar Guidonia
31 Jan
 
Weather
Weather maps
Daily forecasts
 
R and D
Cold test
Glider development
Trike development
 
History
RMH pilot CV
Chronology of Everest aviation
Gliders
Aeroplanes
Emil Wick
Microlights
Lukla airfield
Mingbo airfield
Balloons
Hang gliders and Paragliders


(UTC + 5:45)
2-1
Wind               storm    | hurricane   | Height
m/s   1 5  10 15 | 20 25 30 | 35  40  45  | Base  C1    C2    C3    C4    Summ1 Summit2
Km/h  4 18 36 54 | 72 90 108| 126 144 162 | 6139  6748  7091  7499  8249  8854  9192  m
Kt    2 10 19 29 | 39 49 58 | 68  78  87  | 19009 21007 22132 23471 25932 27917 29025 ft

Daily weather forecasts provided by Explorersweb.com

Sent out daily to us by email, these forecasts are reproduced here.

June 1 T
May 31 M
May 31 M
May 28 F
May 28 F
May 24 M
May 24 M
May 21 F
May 21 F
May 20 T
May 20 T
May 18 T
May 17 M
May 17 M
May 17 M
May 17 M
May 14 F
May 13 T
May 13 T
May 12 W
May 11 T
May 11 T
May 10 M
May 9 S
May 9 S
May 9 S
May 7 F
May 7 F
May 6 T
May 6 T
May 5 W
May 5 W
May 4 T
May 4 T
May 3 M
May 2 S
April 30 F
April 29 T
April 28 W
April 27 T
April 26 M
April 25 S
April 23 F
April 22 T
April 21 W
April 20 T
April 19 M
April 18 S
April 16 F
April 15 T
April 14 W
April 13 T
April 12 M
April 11 S
April 9 F
April 8 T
April 7 W
April 6 T
April 5 M
April 4 S
April 2 F
April 1 T
March 31 W
March 30 T
March 29 M
March 28 S
March 26 F
March 25 T
March 24 W
March 23 T
March 22 M
March 21 S
Notes
March 19 F
March 18 T
March 17 W
May 3
*******************************************************************
Everest forecast - From SMHI and AdventureWeather.com
By ExplorersWeb
*******************************************************************
Synopsis Everest 0504-0508 summit level

Jet:
A westerly jet will  be situated over Himalaya with the core just south
of ME. Slowly weakening during period.

Summit:
9000 m: West-southwest  30-35 m/s. Slowly decreasing to 20-25 m/s but at
times up to 30 m/s again.

7500 m: Southwest-west 20 m/s, slowly decreasing to 10 m/s and turning
to northwest. From Thursday at times 15 m/s.

Weather:
A  low north of ME moves eastwards. A couple of troughs will pass in the
beginning of the period with occasional showers. At end of period
passing ridge with mainly dry weather.

Synopsis Annapurna 0504-0508

In general the same synopsis applies for the Annapurna region.
************************************************************************

Table for Mount Everest

May 3
06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6137   6742   7081   7483   8219   8810   9140
Wind(m/s)  250/08 260/10 260/12 260/13 260/19 260/30 260/34
Temp(C)        -8    -12    -15    -18    -23    -27    -29
Humid(%)        9      8     10     11      7      4      4


May   4
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6139   6739   7075   7473   8202   8790   9119
Wind(m/s)  230/08 250/09 260/10 260/12 260/20 260/30 260/37
Temp(C)       -10    -14    -17    -20    -24    -27    -29
Humid(%)       39     26     14     11      4      4      5


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6133   6731   7066   7465   8197   8787   9117
Wind(m/s)  280/05 290/04 280/04 260/05 250/07 260/13 260/18
Temp(C)       -11    -14    -16    -18    -23    -26    -29
Humid(%)       29     32     33     32     16      7      4



May   5
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6137   6732   7064   7460   8186   8771   9100
Wind(m/s)  220/04 260/05 270/06 260/07 260/10 270/19 270/24
Temp(C)       -11    -16    -18    -20    -25    -28    -29
Humid(%)       82     90     51     40     49     12     10


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6133   6728   7062   7459   8188   8776   9104
Wind(m/s)  320/06 340/08 340/08 350/06 290/03 260/07 270/11
Temp(C)       -12    -16    -17    -20    -24    -27    -29
Humid(%)       56     61     61     63     64     58     51



May   6
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6140   6739   7074   7470   8194   8778   9106
Wind(m/s)  340/08 340/09 330/10 330/13 320/17 310/20 300/23
Temp(C)       -10    -16    -19    -22    -27    -29    -31
Humid(%)       25     33     38     38      7      6      5


06pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6746   7087   7490   8225   8818   9150
Wind(m/s)  360/09 010/09 000/10 350/10 330/15 310/20 310/22
Temp(C)        -9    -13    -16    -19    -25    -27    -28
Humid(%)       13     20     25     32     37     25     12



May   7
06am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6146   6759   7102   7507   8251   8852   9188
Wind(m/s)  040/03 360/03 340/05 340/08 330/14 320/21 320/26
Temp(C)        -7    -12    -15    -18    -22    -25    -26
Humid(%)       20     26     29     13      5      7      7


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6758   7103   7512   8263   8870   9210
Wind(m/s)  200/01 320/03 320/06 330/10 330/19 320/26 320/30
Temp(C)        -7    -10    -13    -15    -19    -21    -23
Humid(%)       88     56     34     14     21     19     14



May   8
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6141   6755   7101   7512   8266   8872   9211
Wind(m/s)  250/02 220/02 260/02 300/04 310/11 300/17 300/21
Temp(C)        -7     -9    -11    -13    -18    -22    -24
Humid(%)       24     17     11      9      9     12     15


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6760   7105   7517   8273   8881   9220
Wind(m/s)  230/05 250/05 260/08 270/10 280/16 290/24 290/28
Temp(C)        -6     -9    -10    -12    -17    -21    -23
Humid(%)      100     66     19      4      5      9     18



May   9
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6139   6748   7092   7501   8252   8856   9193
Wind(m/s)  310/05 310/05 300/06 300/08 300/15 290/23 290/28
Temp(C)        -7    -10    -11    -13    -17    -22    -24
Humid(%)       22     12      6      5      5      7     11


12pm UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6145   6758   7103   7513   8264   8866   9202
Wind(m/s)  260/04 290/07 290/10 290/13 300/22 300/31 300/36
Temp(C)        -5     -8    -10    -12    -18    -22    -24
Humid(%)       89     58     46     46     50     60     69



May  10
12am UTC  Base   C1     C2     C3     C4     Summit1Summit2

Level(m)     6138   6745   7086   7492   8238   8837   9171
Wind(m/s)  270/08 270/10 270/11 270/13 280/20 280/30 280/35
Temp(C)        -8    -10    -12    -14    -19    -23    -26
Humid(%)       48     31     28     23     27     42     60










ALPHA emergency parachute
 
 
The FIAT group
 
 
THE NORTH FACE clothing for extreme conditions
 
 
ICARO 2000 Hang Gliding World Champion
 
 
MAINAIR SPORTS  manufacturers of fine microlight Aircraft
 
 
Lyndhurst Touchdown Services.  Supplier of fuel system components to the expedition.
 
 
SKYDRIVE, the UK Distributor of ROTAX engines
 
 
Mainair Sports; UK dealer for Warp Drive Propellors
 
 
PARAMINA; Suppliers of Oxygen equipment to the expedition
 
 
Industrial Pressure Testing Ltd; Suppliers of Oxygen cylinders to the expedition.
 
 
Articole Studios - GRP mouldings
 
 
Neltec flexible heaters
 
 
BAILEY AVIATION manufacturers of Paramotors and automotive sport acessories
 
 
O-ZEE flight suits.  Suppliers of Bar-mitts to the expedition.
 
 
AdventureWeather.com providing Meteorological information to the expedition
 
 
PEGASUS AVIATION manufacturers of fine microlight Aircraft
 
 
Gerbings heated clothing
 
 
Quatar airways
 
 
FLYCOM Intercom and Radio equipment
 
 
menu2 2-2 3-2 4-2 sponsors-2
Page last reviewed
19 Mar 2004
2-3 Contact   RMH      info@angelodarrigo.com 4-3