View Full Version : Windshear in jet streams over the North Atlantic

8th Aug 2019, 17:00
It's a long time since my active flying days. Have those of your who are flying these routes today noticed any increase in the turbulenceor in its distribution? This study published in Nature seems to indicate that the vertical windshear is increasing.

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41586-019-1465-z.epdf?referrer_access_token=olcgeYNBb2smbbQ8x-8UXdRgN0jAjWel9jnR3ZoTv0PdupUAXqKyfgWGp8tqUw1eSGP98D9okn_N1Z tz038RtoxD3Ig-P1v2C0azx9yOqDf25wv3lBJD2b3djThJKFJ7XAX7wbQ3ZqvNTNa85_D1uV-M1SjB9uHHQu9hjsg5iU4fwogYWlSeQQY4XRMuc4_IPnK-3LGX6W0wK6E3STZvKBQdrBEWItHgdg7fR-rwnDW4JhhxWsGLT-PkxFuczQTACTysPnl5-TrI5R4wZnYhWEyXEjh7lo-u9dJTa2I1kbHNpFqV6n0fU09wHjNdo3_w&tracking_referrer=www.theguardian.com

8th Aug 2019, 20:24
Canít say that I have noticed a difference through the 35 years I have been flying commercially.