In recent years she has spoken all over the country on behalf of MVFR
and carried her message of forgiveness to Central America and India.
Marietta Jaeger joined MVFR
, an abolitionist group founded in 1978 by Marie Deans, who currently serves as director of the Virginia Coalition on Jails and Prisons.
Fortunately the visibility near cold lows is fairly good since dry air tends to be entrained into these lows, and you shouldn't have much IFR or MVFR
flying except in and near the showers.
Just because one airport near your destination is advertising good VFR doesn't mean the other forecasts for MVFR
or worse aren't correct.
Your situational awareness in MVFR
is critical when the closure rate between you and something hard starts to shorten up.
Oh, horrors.) you punch nearest and scan the top three airports, see the second one reports MVFR
, has an ILS, and is a bearing of 324 degrees.
* Day VFR conditions, with winds less than 10 knots (Though listed as MVFR
in the Manhattan accident, visibility was seven miles.
If the HRRR is indicating MVFR
, it's too aggressive in lifting the fog and you should be skeptical or expect worse conditions than forecast.
On it, MVFR
is depicted within the non-hatched area outlined by a smooth line while IFR is represented by the hatched area.
An AIRMET sierra for IFR conditions, or significant weather charts showing MVFR
or IFR will require filing an alternate.
Two large studies done several years ago found agreement between human and automated observations was fairly uniform in VMC, but the disparity does go up in MVFR
and IFR weather.
The plot is blue if conditions are MVFR
, red if IFR, and purple if LIFR.