(Wednesday) Forecast trajectories

The UK Met Office has issued the first trajectory forecasts for the event.

One of our supporters, the Met Office will be issuing trajectory forecasts for flights at 2,000ft, 5,000ft and 10,000ft, for flights starting on Saturday evening. The 2,000ft and 5,000ft forecasts are shown below. Click on each image for a full-sized version.

2k forecast trajectory
2000' forecast trajectory
issued at 0600Z on 22nd September
2k forecast trajectory
5000' forecast trajectory
issued at 0600Z on 22nd September

Comment: The 10,000' winds are much more favourable and could take the competitors back towards France or Spain.