White Sands Missile Range Weather Threat Assessment
Probability Scale (from lowest to greatest): No, Low, Moderate (Mod), High, Yes
Phase I (Caution) Phase II (Dangerous) Phase III (Life Threatening)
Monday, 20 August 2018
Criteria/Threat Main Post/East Slopes Southern Range Northern Range Higher Elevations1 West Slopes
GENERAL THUNDERSTORMS YES YES HIGH YES  
WBGT > 82F HIGH HIGH MOD MOD  
           
Tuesday, 21 August 2018
Criteria/Threat Main Post/East Slopes Southern Range Northern Range Higher Elevations1 West Slopes
GENERAL THUNDERSTORMS HIGH HIGH HIGH YES  
WBGT > 82F HIGH HIGH HIGH MOD  
         
           
Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Criteria/Threat Main Post/East Slopes Southern Range Northern Range Higher Elevations1 West Slopes
GENERAL THUNDERSTORMS NO NO NO LOW  
WBGT > 82F HIGH HIGH HIGH MOD
         
           
 
Thursday, 23 August 2018
Criteria/Threat Main Post/East Slopes Southern Range Northern Range Higher Elevations1 West Slopes
GENERAL THUNDERSTORMS NO NO NO NO  
WBGT > 82F MOD MOD MOD MOD  
           
           
Friday, 24 August 2018
Criteria/Threat Main Post/East Slopes Southern Range Northern Range Higher Elevations1 West Slopes
GENERAL THUNDERSTORMS LOW LOW NO MOD  
WBGT > 82F HIGH HIGH MOD MOD  
           
           
1Higher elevation locations include San Augustin Pass, Salinas Peak, and North Oscura Peak
List of abbreviations and acronyms