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Det 2, 18 Weather Squadron

Det 2, 18th Weather Squadron is dedicated to providing timely, accurate, and relevant weather support for flying operations and resource protection at Fort Polk and the Joint Readiness Training Center.

Hours of Operation


Outside Rotation: 0500L-2300L Mon thru Fri


Closed Holidays and OPS GRP Training Holidays


Rotation Hours: 0500L-2300L 7 Days A Week



Weather Operations NCOIC

Commercial (337) 531-7085

DSN 863-7085



Commercial (337) 531-4100

DSN 863-4100


Standby Cell


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Mission Execution Forecast

(Updated as needed during duty hours)

Post Mission Debrief

*Request Weather Brief From 26th OWS

(Outside Fort Polk normal duty hours)

*National Hurricane Center

(Hurricane Season 1 June 30 November)


(Unofficial/Testing period 07/29-08/10)

5 Day Forecast

(Updated by 0630 during regular duty days)