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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
METAR KCHS 212056Z 02006KT 10SM SCT050 SCT250 36/23 A3002 RMK AO2 SLP166 T03560228 55009
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
TAF KCHS 211736Z 2118/2218 28005KT P6SM FEW050
     FM212200 20007KT P6SM FEW050
     FM220100 VRB03KT P6SM SKC=
Decoded:
ID: KCHS   Charleston Muni, SC
REPORT TIME: 21 17:36
VALID TIME: 21 August AT 18:00Z to 22 August AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 280 AT 5
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 50 FEW
NEW WX STARTING: 22:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 7
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 50 FEW
NEW WX STARTING: 01:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
MIAS WA 212045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 3 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 220300
.
NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
....
MIAT WA 212045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 220300
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AIRMET TURB...NC NH VT MA RI CT NY LO NJ PA OH LE WV MD DC DE VA
AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20NE MSS TO 130E ACK TO 200SE ACK TO 150SE SIE TO 190ESE
ECG TO 30SSE ECG TO HMV TO HNN TO CVG TO 50S FWA TO YYZ TO 60SSW
YOW TO 20NE MSS
MOD TURB BTN FL280 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
....
MIAZ WA 212045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 220300
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NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 140-160 ACRS AREA
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
M0622/14 NOTAMR M0318/14
Q)  /QOLASA)  KCHSB)  201408181525C)  201411142359E)  THE FOLLOWING TOWER OBSTRUCTION LIGHT IS OTS. THE TOWERS ARE APPROX. 265' TALL. LAT 32 56' 17.0232 LONG 79 56 9.0882 / LAT 32 56' 8.4978 LONG 79 56' 18.243 / LAT 32 55' 45.5376 LONG 79 56 22.146 / LAT 32 55' 41.2026 LONG 79 56' 14.6112 (NAVAL WEAPONS STATION).CREATED: 18 Aug 2014 15:20:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0619/14 NOTAMR M0601/14
Q)  /QLAXXA)  KCHSB)  201408151605C)  201411072359E)  RUNWAY 15 ALSF-2 ALSO OPR AS SSALR DURING VMCCREATED: 15 Aug 2014 16:04:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0618/14 NOTAMR M0352/14
Q)  /QLPXXA)  KCHSB)  201408151559C)  201411072359E)  RWY 15 PRECISION APPROACH PATH INDICATOR OUT OF SERVICECREATED: 15 Aug 2014 15:58:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0617/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QOLASA)  KCHSB)  201408151257C)  201408222359E)  AERODROME BEACON OBSTRUCTION LIGHT OUT OF SERVICE.CREATED: 15 Aug 2014 13:03:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0579/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201408052002C)  201408312359E)  USE EXTREME CAUTION FOR HAZARDOUS GEESE ACTIVITY TRANSECTING THEARRIVAL CORRIDOR OF RWY03 DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS.  RECOMMEND USE OFRWY 15-33 TO MAX EXTENT POSSIBLE.CREATED: 05 Aug 2014 20:04:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0544/14 NOTAMR M0345/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201407242353C)  201410152359E)  MEN AND EQUIPMENT WORKING 37.5 FEET SOUTH OF TWY DELTA  CENTERLINE. PERSONNEL AND VEHICLES WILL GIVE WAY TO AIRCRAFT. USE CAUTION WHEN OPERATING IN VICINITY: 27 INCH PAVEMENT DROP OFF WHERE TWY DELTA MEETS TWY KILO.CREATED: 24 Jul 2014 23:53:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0543/14 NOTAMR M0411/14
Q)  /QMXLCA)  KCHSB)  201407242350C)  201410152359E)  TAXIWAY KILO AND HOT CARGO PAD CLOSEDCREATED: 24 Jul 2014 23:49:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0542/14 NOTAMR M0265/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201407242346C)  201408242359E)  TREE HARVEST IN PROGRESS APPROXIMATELY 10,000 FT OF RWY 03 APPROACH. MEN AND EQUIPMENT WORKING IN THE AREA AND POTENTIAL EXISTS                                     FOR NIGHT TIME OPERATIONS.CREATED: 24 Jul 2014 23:46:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0513/14 NOTAMR M0511/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201407161552C)  201410132359E)  RWY 03/21 BEARING STRENGTH CHANGED TO 71R/B/W/T.CREATED: 16 Jul 2014 15:50:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0512/14 NOTAMR M0510/14
Q)  /QMBCHA)  KCHSB)  201407161551C)  201410132359E)  RWY 15/33 BEARING STRENGTH CHANGED TO 73/R/B/W/TCREATED: 16 Jul 2014 15:49:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0429/14 NOTAMR M0206/14
Q)  /QLBASA)  KCHSB)  201406231130C)  201409062359E)  AERODROME BEACON UNSERVICEABLECREATED: 23 Jun 2014 11:24:00 SOURCE: KCHS
M0410/14 NOTAMR M0188/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201406121516C)  201409032359E)  CHARLESTON LIMITED TO 1.4 HAZARDOUS CARGO CLASS EXPLOSIVESCREATED: 12 Jun 2014 15:15:00 SOURCE: KCHS
!CHS 08/044 CHS TWY A, C, F, G, M WIP MOWING 1408211200-1408211900
CREATED: 21 Aug 2014 11:34:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 08/021 CHS OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1056293) 325207.40N800309.80W (1.9NM SSW CHS) 153FT (141FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1408120517-1408270517
CREATED: 12 Aug 2014 05:23:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 08/020 CHS OBST CRANE 325306.75N800214.06W (3400FT SW APCH END
RWY 33) 226FT (180FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED 1408111753-1408222300CREATED: 11 Aug 2014 17:53:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 08/018 CHS COM EN ROUTE FLIGHT ADVISORY SERVICE OUTLET 134.175 OUT OF SERVICE 1408110144-1408150144EST
CREATED: 11 Aug 2014 01:44:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 08/016 CHS OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1267385) 324913.60N0795655.80W (6.5NM SE CHS) 427.2FT (415.0FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1408091930-1408241930
CREATED: 09 Aug 2014 19:30:00 SOURCE: CHS
!CHS 08/012 CHS AD BIRD ACTIVITY APCH END RWY 3
1408052029-1408312359CREATED: 05 Aug 2014 20:38:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 07/011 CHS RWY 15 PAPI UNUSABLE 7 DEG RIGHT OF COURSE 1407081240-1410081236EST
CREATED: 08 Jul 2014 12:40:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 07/003 CHS OBST CRANE 325303N0800213W (3200FT SW APCH END RWY 33) 176FT (130FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED 1407011123-1408312300
CREATED: 01 Jul 2014 11:23:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 05/038 CHS AIRSPACE PJE WITHIN AREA DFEINED AS 5NM RADIUS OF
CHS042042 (PHH) SFC-14000FT DAILY 1100-0001 1405301100-1412310001CREATED: 30 May 2014 04:24:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 04/003 CHS APRON TERMINAL RAMP WORK IN PROGRESS CONSTRUCTION ADJ 1404031337-1412312200EST
CREATED: 03 Apr 2014 13:37:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!CHS 01/040 CHS APRON COMMERCIAL APRON CLSD TO UNSCHEDULED ARRIVALS EXC PPR 843-767-1100 1401241748-1501241747EST
CREATED: 24 Jan 2014 17:48:00 SOURCE: KANDYFYX
!FDC 4/2314 CHS IAP CHARLESTON AFB/INTL, CHARLESTON, SC.
   VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 33, AMDT 13A...     TERMINAL ROUTE FROM (IF) IPETE CHS 10 DME TO (FAF) BEVLY CHS     3.8 DME MINIMUM ALTITUDE 1400.     (FAF) BEVLY CHS 3.8 DME MINIMUM ALTITUDE 1400.     S-33 CAT D MINIMUMS NA.     BEVLY TO RW33: 3.52/50 TCH.     1407181448-1501181448ESTCREATED: 18 Jul 2014 14:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/2313 CHS IAP CHARLESTON AFB/INTL, CHARLESTON, SC.
   VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 3, AMDT 14A...     S-3 VISIBILITY CATS D AND E 1 1/4.     DISREGARD NOTE: INOPERATIVE TABLE DOES NOT APPLY TO S-3 CATS A,     B AND C.     DISREGARD NOTE: FOR INOPERATIVE SSALR, INCREASE S-3 CATS D AND     E VISIBILITY TO 1.     1407181447-1501181447ESTCREATED: 18 Jul 2014 14:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/2310 CHS IAP CHARLESTON AFB/INTL, CHARLESTON, SC.
   VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 21, AMDT 14...     PROCEDURE TURN COMPLETION ALTITUDE 1700.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOIW 3/4 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1407181444-1501181444ESTCREATED: 18 Jul 2014 14:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/1179 CHS IAP CHARLESTON AFB/INTL, CHARLESTON, SC.
   HI-VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 33, AMDT 5...     PROCEDURE NA.     1403281724-1409281724ESTCREATED: 28 Mar 2014 17:25:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
L0036/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KCHSB)  201408211230C)  201408211900E)  PAEW MOWING APPROACH END RWY 21CREATED: 21 Aug 2014 11:43:00 SOURCE: KCHS
Forecast Area
KCHS - Charleston, South Carolina
Updated at 8:56 PM GMT on August 21, 2014 (4:56 PM EDT):
FA2W  
MIAC FA 211745
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 221200
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 220600...OTLK VALID 220600-221200
NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS E OF 85W
.
SEE AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR CONDS AND MTN OBSCN.
TS IMPLY SEV OR GTR TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HGTS DENOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
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SYNOPSIS...BROAD UPR LVL TROF WRN ME-CNTRL NY WILL CONT EWD THRU
PD AND APCH NERN/NEW ENGLAND CSTL WTRS LATE DURG OTLK. OTRW..A
FEW MID LVL IMPULSES WILL CONT TO MOV ACRS OH VLY-CNTRL
APPALACHIANS THROUGH OTLK. NW FLOW NWRN-CNTRL PTN..SW FLOW NE
PTN..WK ANTI-CYCLONIC FLOW SRN PTN. WRM FNT NRN OH-SW PA-CNTRL
MD-ERN VA WILL MOV LTL THRU PD AND BECM STNR FNT CNTRL PTNS LE
PA-ERN MD-SRN DE AND ADJACENT CSTL WTRS 10-12Z. TROF CSTL PLAINS
NC SC 00Z-OTLK. HI PRES THRUT RMNDR.
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NC
MTNS...SCT050 SCT150. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL420. BECMG 2223
  SCT060 SCT120. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL430. BECMG 0204
  FEW-SCT120 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
PIEDMONT...SCT040 SCT120-140 BKN CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP
  FL410. BECMG 0103 FEW-SCT150 SCT CI. AFT 05Z OCNL VIS 3-5SM
  BR. OTLK...VFR.
CSTL PLAINS...SCT035 SCT050 SCT-BKN CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP
  FL430. BECMG 0003 FEW-SCT040 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
SC
MTNS...SCT050. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL420. BECMG 0103
  FEW-SCT120-140. OTLK...VFR.
PIEDMONT...SCT CI OCNL SKC. BECMG 2122 SCT050 SCT CI. ISOL
  -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL420. 02Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
CSTL PLAINS...SCT040 SCT CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL420.
  BECMG 0103 FEW-SCT035 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
GA
SCT040 SCT120-140 SCT CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL430. BECMG
0204 SKC OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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FL
PNHDL-NRN PEN...SCT050 SCT CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL430.
  03Z FEW-SCT035 SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL-SRN PEN...SCT040 SCT080 SCT CI. WDLY SCT -TSRA/-SHRA. CB
  TOP FL430. BECMG 0204 SCT040-060 SCT100 SCT CI. ISOL
  -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL410. OTLK...VFR.
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CSTL WTRS
ATLC WTRS...
  OMN-NWD...SCT035 SCT CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP FL400. BECMG
    0103 FEW-SCT030 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
  S OMN...SCT025 SCT040 BKN CI. WDLY SCT -TSRA/-SHRA. CB TOP
    FL430. OTLK...VFR TSRA SHRA.
GULF WTRS E OF 85W...SCT030 SCT050 SCT CI. ISOL -TSRA/-SHRA. CB
  TOP FL430. OTLK...VFR TSRA SHRA.
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