List of United States Air Force weather squadrons

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The United States Air Force has several types of weather squadrons.

Weather Squadrons[edit]

Squadron Shield Location Note
1st Weather Squadron
1st Weather Squadron.PNG
Fort Lewis
2d Weather Squadron
2d Weather Squadron.PNG
Offutt AFB
3d Weather Squadron
3d Weather Squadron.PNG
Fort Hood
4th Weather Squadron Maxwell AFB
5th Weather Squadron
6th Weather Squadron (Mobile) Tinker AFB
7th Weather Squadron
7WS patch JPG.jpg
Lucius D. Clay Kaserne
8th Weather Squadron
9th Weather Squadron Shaw AFB Reactivated as 9th Operational Weather Squadron
10th Weather Squadron
10th Combat Weather Squadron.jpg
Hurlburt Field Redesignated 10th Combat Weather Squadron on April 1, 1996
11th Weather Squadron
12th Weather Squadron
13th Weather Squadron
14th Weather Squadron
14th Weather Squadron.png
Asheville, North Carolina
15th Weather Squadron
16th Weather Squadron Offutt AFB
17th Weather Squadron Hickam AFB Redesignated 17 OWS
18th Weather Squadron Special Operations Weather
19th Expeditionary Weather Squadron[1]
19 EWXS.png
Afghanistan See 504th Expeditionary Air Support Operations Group
20th Weather Squadron
21st Weather Squadron Sembach AB
23d Weather Squadron
24th Weather Squadron Webb AFB, Big Spring Texas (closed)
25th Weather Squadron
26th Weather Squadron Barksdale AFB
28th Weather Squadron
29th Weather Squadron
30th Weather Squadron
30th Weather Squadron.PNG
Vandenberg AFB, California
31st Weather Squadron former HQ Sembach AB USAFE stations under 2nd Weather Wing
32d Weather Squadron
33d Weather Squadron
35th Weather Squadron
45th Weather Squadron
45th Weather Squadron.PNG
Patrick AFB, Florida Performs weather assessments for Shuttle launches at
Kennedy Space Center
46th Weather Squadron
46th Weather Squadron.PNG
Eglin AFB, Florida
88th Weather Squadron
88th Weather Squadron.PNG
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio
607th Weather Squadron
607th Weather Squadron.PNG
Yongsan Garrison, South Korea

Operational Weather Squadrons[edit]

Squadron Shield Location Nickname Note
9th Operational Weather Squadron 9th Operational Weather Squadron.png Shaw AFB The 9 OWS inactivated on 31 May 2008 and merged with the 26th Operational Weather Squadron located on Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.
11th Operational Weather Squadron Elmendorf AFB Deactivated on June 13, 2008; operations consolidated with 17th OWS
15th Operational Weather Squadron 15th Operational Weather Squadron.png Scott AFB "Thunderbolts"
17th Operational Weather Squadron 17th Operational Weather Squadron.png Hickam AFB "Geckos"
20th Operational Weather Squadron Yokota AB "Samurais" Inactivated April 2006[2]
21st Operational Weather Squadron 21ows.gif Kapaun Air Station "Knights"
25th Operational Weather Squadron 25th Operational Weather Squadron.png Davis-Monthan AFB "Bobcats"
26th Operational Weather Squadron 26th Operational Weather Squadron.png Barksdale AFB "Tornado Alley Warriors"
28th Operational Weather Squadron 28th Operational Weather Squadron emblem.jpg Shaw AFB "Owls"

Weather Reconnaissance Squadrons[edit]

Miscellaneous Weather Squadrons[edit]

Squadron Shield Location Note
10th Combat Weather Squadron
20th Air Weather Squadron
54th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron
55th Space Weather Squadron
56th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron
57th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron
58th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron
59th Strategic Reconnaissance Squadron
2150th Air Weather Squadron

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Factsheet: 19 Expeditionary Weather Squadron, AFHRA
  2. ^ 20 OWS History Page (w1vxa.us)