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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
METAR KDCA 200852Z 00000KT 10SM BKN250 08/03 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP199 T00830028 52002
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
KDCA 200847Z 2009/2106 VRB03KT P6SM FEW200
     FM201400 18006KT P6SM SCT200
     FM201900 19011G17KT P6SM BKN180
     FM202300 20006KT P6SM BKN120=
Decoded:
ID: KDCA   Washington/Nati, VAAMENDMENT

REPORT TIME: 20  8:47
VALID TIME: 20 October AT 09:00Z to 21 October AT 06:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 200 FEW
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WINDS: 180 AT 6
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 200 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 19:00Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 11 GUST 17
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 180 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 23:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 6
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 120 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
BOSS WA 200845
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 1 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 201500
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NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
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BOST WA 200845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 201500
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NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
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BOSZ WA 200845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 201500
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AIRMET ICE...NY LO PA OH LE WV
FROM 40N PLB TO 20N ALB TO SLT TO 20SE APE TO 40W HNN TO CVG TO
FWA TO 30SE ECK TO YOW TO 40N PLB
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL180. FRZLVL 080-100. CONDS DVLPG 09-12Z.
CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...ICE NH VT NY LO PA OH LE WV MD VA
BOUNDED BY YSC-20WNW CON-20S PSB-EKN-HMV-HNN-CVG-FWA-30SE
ECK-YOW-YSC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL180. FRZLVL 080-100. CONDS CONTG THRU
21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-120 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL 030-100 BOUNDED BY ALB-50NE ACK-80S ACK-ETX-ALB
   SFC ALG 40N PLB-20NNE PLB-30SSW YSC-60WSW PQI-70NW PQI
   040 ALG 70NE YYZ-30N HNK-50SSW ACK-110ESE ACK-140ESE ACK
   080 ALG 40S ECK-20S JHW-120SSE HTO-190SSE ACK
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
!DCA 10/280 DCA SVC TERMINAL AREA SURVEILLANCE RADAR /SECONDARY
SURVEILLANCE RADAR OUT OF SERVICE 1410230200-1410230500CREATED: 20 Oct 2014 02:01:00 SOURCE: SOC-PCT
!DCA 10/279 DCA TWY N CLSD BTN 340FT NORTH OF TWY S AND APCH END RWY 15 LGTD AND BARRICADED 1410200200-1410201200
CREATED: 20 Oct 2014 01:20:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 10/278 DCA APRON HOLDING APRON 15 CLSD 1410200200-1410201200
CREATED: 20 Oct 2014 01:16:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 10/265 DCA SVC MICROBURST/WINDSHEAR DETECTION SYSTEM NOT AVBL 1410211100-1410212000
CREATED: 18 Oct 2014 11:00:00 SOURCE: SOC-PCT
!DCA 10/259 DCA RWY 15/33 CLSD EXC TAXI DLY 0200-1200 1410200200-1410251200
CREATED: 17 Oct 2014 18:40:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 10/242 DCA SVC MICROBURST/WINDSHEAR DETECTION SYSTEM NOT AVBL 1410201100-1410202000
CREATED: 17 Oct 2014 11:00:00 SOURCE: SOC-PCT
!DCA 10/228 DCA OBST MOORED BALLOON WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS .2NM
RADIUS OF 3805304.96N7605944.59W 977FT (900FT AGL) LGTDFLAGGED DLY 1000-2359 1410171000-1410202359CREATED: 16 Oct 2014 19:09:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 10/227 DCA OBST MOORED BALLOON WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS .2NM RADIUS OF 3805525.24N7701358.64W (DCA304010) 1386FT (900FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED DLY 1000-2359 1410171000-1410202359
CREATED: 16 Oct 2014 19:07:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 10/226 DCA OBST MOORED BALLOON WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS .2NM RADIUS OF 3805136.67N7700327.69W (DCA283001) 841FT (800FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED DLY 1000-2359 1410171000-1410202359
CREATED: 16 Oct 2014 19:03:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 10/225 DCA OBST MOORED BALLOON WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS .1NM RADIUS OF 3805136.67N7700327.69W (DCA3000.85) 303FT (275FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED DLY 1000-2359 1410171000-1410202359
CREATED: 16 Oct 2014 18:59:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 10/102 OTT NAV VOR OUT OF SERVICE 1410081634-PERM
CREATED: 08 Oct 2014 16:34:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!DCA 10/042 DCA TWY F BTN RWY 4/22 AND TWY H CLSD LGTD AND BARRICADED 1410041200-1512311100
CREATED: 03 Oct 2014 12:51:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 09/551 DCA TWY F HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR APCH END RWY 33 LGT OUT OF SERVICE 1409280937-PERM
CREATED: 28 Sep 2014 09:37:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 09/549 DCA APRON HOLDING APRON 33 CLSD LGTD AND BARRICADED 1410010200-1512311100
CREATED: 28 Sep 2014 09:32:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 09/544 DCA APRON HOLDING APRON 33 EDGE LGT OUT OF SERVICE 1409280225-PERM
CREATED: 28 Sep 2014 02:25:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 09/543 DCA TWY F EDGE LGT BTN APCH END RWY 33 AND RWY 4/22 OUT OF SERVICE 1409280223-PERM
CREATED: 28 Sep 2014 02:23:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 07/396 DCA TWY B BTN APCH END RWY 4 AND TWY A CLSD LGTD AND BARRICADED 1407252054-1504041000
CREATED: 25 Jul 2014 20:55:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 05/013 DCA NAV VOR RADIALS 071-075 BEYOND 20NM SFC-7000FT UNUSABLE PLUS SEE AFD 1405011421-1512311420
CREATED: 01 May 2014 14:20:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 04/320 DCA RWY 19 RIVER REFERENCE LGTS DECOMMISSIONED 1404290001-PERM
CREATED: 28 Apr 2014 12:02:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 04/013 DCA RWY 4/22 CLSD EXC TAXI BETWEEN RWY 15/33 AND TWY A 1404020937-1504121000
CREATED: 02 Apr 2014 09:37:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 03/461 DCA APRON HOLDING APRON 22 CLSD LGTD AND BARRICADED 1404010000-1504041000
CREATED: 31 Mar 2014 10:09:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 03/460 DCA TWY M BTN APCH END RWY 22 AND RWY 15/33 CLSD LGTD AND BARRICADED 1404010000-1504041000
CREATED: 31 Mar 2014 10:07:00 SOURCE: DCA
!DCA 12/343 DCA AIRSPACE SEE FDC 1/1155 0/8326 ZDC 99.7 TFR 1312211630-1412312359EST
CREATED: 21 Dec 2013 16:30:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!DCA 02/313 OTT NAV TACAN 260-030 UNUSBL
CREATED: 22 Feb 2013 21:39:00 SOURCE: KDCAYFYX
!FDC 4/3027 DCA SID RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL
, WASHINGTON, DC.LAZIR FOUR DEPARTURE (RNAV)...NOTE: IF YOUR ROUTE CONTAINS OTTTO USE DEPARTURE FREQUENCY 118.95 /257.2. 1410031846-1504011846ESTCREATED: 03 Oct 2014 18:46:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3011 DCA SID RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL
, WASHINGTON, DC.NATIONAL THREE DEPARTURE...NOTE: IF YOUR ROUTE CONTAINS OTTTO USE DEPARTURE FREQUENCY118.95/257.2.1410031751-1504011750ESTCREATED: 03 Oct 2014 17:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/1415 DCA ODP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 7...     TAKEOFF MINIMUMS: RWY 22, 500-3 OR STANDARD WITH MINIMUM CLIMB     OF 438 FT PER NM TO 700.     NOTE: RWY 22, TEMPORARY CRANE 4413 FT FROM DER, 784 FT RIGHT OF     CENTERLINE, 152 FT AGL/190 FT MSL.     ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED.     1409041100-1503041100ESTCREATED: 04 Sep 2014 10:55:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9820 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   LDA/DME RWY 19, AMDT 2A...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:44:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9801 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   VOR/DME OR GPS RWY 19, AMDT 9B...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9800 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   VOR/DME RWY 1, AMDT 14A...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     MISSED APPROACH: CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 2200 ON DCA VOR/DME     R-325 TO GTN NDB/INT/DCA 5.9 DME AND HOLD.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9799 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   COPTER ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 1, AMDT 1A...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 420 THEN CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 2200     ON DCA VOR/DME R-325 TO GTN NDB/INT/DCA 5.9 DME AND HOLD.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9784 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   RNAV (GPS) RWY 33, ORIG-A...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9783 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 1, AMDT 41A...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9781 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   VOR/DME OR GPS RWY 15, AMDT 1C...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.    1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:42:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9778 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   ROSSLYN LDA RWY 19, AMDT 15...     NOTE: NIGHT LANDING: RWY 4, 15 NA.     NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 1 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED.     1406091941-1412091941ESTCREATED: 09 Jun 2014 19:42:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3859 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 1, AMDT 41A...   ILS RWY 1 (SA CAT I), AMDT 41A...   ILS RWY 1 (CAT II), AMDT 41A...     MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 420 THEN CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 2200     ON DCA VOR/DME R-325 TO GTN NDB/INT/DCA 5.9 DME AND HOLD.     1405131243-1411131243ESTCREATED: 13 May 2014 12:44:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3822 DCA IAP RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL, WASHINGTON,
DC.   RNAV (RNP) RWY 1, AMDT 1A...     RNP 0.30 DA 651/HAT 637.  VIS 1 3/4 ALL CATS.     FOR INOPERATIVE ALSF-2, INCREASE RNP 0.30 ALL CATS VISIBILITY     TO 2 1/2 MILES.     MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 2200 LEFT TURN TO FIVUD AND ON TRACK     325 TO HESLO AND ON TRACK 325 TO GTN NDB AND HOLD.     1405131240-1411131240ESTCREATED: 13 May 2014 12:42:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KDCA - Washington, District of Columbia
Updated at 8:52 AM GMT on October 20, 2014 (4:52 AM EDT):
FA1W  
BOSC FA 200845
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 210300
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 202100...OTLK VALID 202100-210300
ME NH VT MA RI CT NY LO NJ PA OH LE WV MD DC DE VA AND CSTL WTRS
.
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...STG UPR TROF EXTDS FM ERN LS TO IL AND WL CONT DIGG
ESEWD TO EXTD FM SE ONT-ERN TN BY 00Z. WK SFC LOW IS OVR ERN UPR
MI WITH CDFNT SWWD TO NRN IL. WRMFNT EXTDS FM THE LOW TO NW PA.
LOW WL MOV TO SE ONT BY 00Z WITH CDFNT TO WRN OH-SW IN. WRMFNT WL
EXTD FM THE LOW TO WRN NY.
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ME
BKN050 TOPS 080. 14Z SCT050-060. 17Z SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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NH VT
NRN SXNS...BKN050 TOPS 080. 13Z FEW060 BKN CI. BECMG 1821
BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. OTLK...VFR.
SRN SXNS...FEW050 BKN CI. 13Z BKN CI. BECMG 1821 SCT-BKN120 TOPS
FL180 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
MA RI CT
BKN CI. 17Z SCT-BKN120 TOPS 150 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
NY LO
NERN NY...FEW060 SCT-BKN120 TOPS 160 BKN CI. BECMG 1821 SCT060
BKN120 TOPS FL180. OTLK...VFR.
SERN NY...BKN CI. 17Z FEW050 SCT-BKN120 TOPS 160 BKN CI.
OTLK...VFR.
WRN NY/LO...BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. BECMG 1921 BKN060-080 OVC120.
WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA BECMG AFT 01Z MVFR CIG SHRA.
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PA NJ
ERN PA/NJ...BKN CI. 19Z SCT-BKN120 TOPS 160 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
NWRN PA...BKN100-120 TOPS FL180 BKN CI. 20Z BKN080-100.
OTLK...VFR SHRA BECMG AFT 01Z MVFR CIG SHRA.
SWRN PA...BKN CI. 15Z BKN100-120 TOPS 160 BKN CI.
OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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OH LE
NRN OH/LE...BKN-OVC100 TOPS FL180. BECMG 1821 BKN040-050 OVC100.
SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS FL350. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA ERN
SXNS.. MVFR CIG WRN SXNS.
SWRN OH...BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. BECMG 1821 SCT-BKN050 BKN100.
WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS FL350. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SERN OH...BKN CI. 15Z BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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WV
BKN CI. BECMG 1518 SCT-BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. 20Z BKN080-100.
OTLK...VFR SHRA NRN SXNS..VFR SRN SXNS.
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MD DC DE VA
WRN MD...BKN CI. 19Z BKN100-120 TOPS FL180. OTLK...VFR.
WRN VA...BKN CI. 19Z SCT060 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
ERN MD/ERN VA/DC/DE...BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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CSTL WTRS
N OF ACK...BKN-SCT040-050 TOPS 080. 14Z SCT050. 16Z SCT-BKN CI.
OTLK...VFR.
S OF ACK...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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