Everything continues to progress towards the ULA Atlas V launch carrying the USSF-8 mission for the U.S. Space Force. The mission is planned to lift off on Fri., Jan. 21 from Space Launch Complex-41 at Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Florida.
Today’s forecast shows a 60 percent chance of favorable weather conditions for launch. The launch time will be released on Jan. 19.
Atlas V USSF-8 mission information available here.
Launch Forecast Summary:
Overall probability of violating weather constraints: 40%
Primary concerns: Thick Cloud Layer Rule, Cumulus Cloud Rule
Overall probability of violating weather constraints for 24-hour delay: 30%
Primary concern: Cumulus Cloud Rule
Live broadcast coverage of launch available at: www.ulalaunch.com.
Live launch updates available at: www.ulalaunch.com.
– ULA also photo