The items within this code table are the cloud amount categories of operational significance for aviation as specified in Technical Regulations, Volume II (WMO-No. 49): Meteorological Services for International Air Navigation. This code table contains a subset of the cloud amount categories defined in Part B FM 94 BUFR Code Table 0 20 008. seeCloud amount reported at aerodrome
JETPLAN CHAPTER 39 Vertical Wind Shear 垂直风切变
JetPlan calculates wind shear based on a formula that samples wind velocity and direction two thousand feet above and two thousand feet below the current cruise altitude. Presently, JetPlan does not make use of any ICAO tables to assign a relative intensity to shear.
The formula is as follows: