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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
METAR KEFD 201150Z 01006KT 7SM OVC006 11/10 A3015
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
TAF KEFD 2012/2118 02009KT 9000 BR OVC006 QNH3014INS
     BECMG 2021/2022 02009KT 9999 NSW FEW012 SCT035 QNH3017INS
     BECMG 2111/2112 02009KT 9999 BKN030 QNH3011INS TX17/2020Z
     TN08/2111Z=
Decoded:
ID: KEFD   Houston/Ellingt, TXAMENDMENT

VALID TIME: 20 December AT 11:00Z to 21 December AT 10:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 10 AT 12
   VISIBILITY: 5.6 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 6 OVC
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 30.12 IN HG
WX BECOMING FROM 14Z TO 15Z
   WINDS: 40 AT 6
   WEATHER: NSW
   CLOUDS: 10 BKN
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 30.16 IN HG
WX BECOMING FROM 18Z TO 19Z
   WINDS: 40 AT 8
   CLOUDS: 15 SCT
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 30.14 IN HG
   COMMENTS: TX15/2021Z TN09/2012Z AMD 201105= 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
DFWS WA 200845
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 2 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 201500
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AIRMET IFR...OK TX AR LA MS AL AND CSTL WTRS
FROM OSW TO RZC TO ARG TO SQS TO GQO TO 50SW PZD TO 40W CEW TO
130ESE LEV TO 120SSW LCH TO 80E BRO TO 90W BRO TO DLF TO 70SE
MRF TO 50W INK TO INK TO 30ESE TBE TO 50W LBL TO OSW
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 18-21Z.
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DFWT WA 200845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 201500
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AIRMET TURB...OK TX AR TN LA MS AL
FROM OSW TO RZC TO 30WSW BNA TO 50WSW MSL TO 60WSW MGM TO 30NNE
DLF TO 90S MRF TO ELP TO INK TO 30SE TCC TO 40NE MMB TO OSW
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL400. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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AIRMET TURB...TN MS AL KY
FROM CVG TO HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 50SW PZD TO 40W CEW TO 60WSW
MGM TO 50WSW MSL TO 30WSW BNA TO CVG
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL320. CONDS ENDG 09-12Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...TURB OK TX AR TN LA MS AL
BOUNDED BY HMV-GQO-20SSE LGC-20NW MGM-20NW LCH-40WNW LRD-DLF-90S
MRF-60SSE ELP-INK-30SE TCC-HMV
MOD TURB BTN FL250 AND FL390. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
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DFWZ WA 200845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 201500
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AIRMET ICE...OK AR TN MS
FROM OSW TO RZC TO 50WNW BNA TO 20N SQS TO 50SE MLC TO OSW
MOD ICE BTN 060 AND 120. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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AIRMET ICE...TN MS AL IN KY
FROM FWA TO CVG TO HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 20N SQS TO 50WNW BNA TO
IND TO FWA
MOD ICE BTN 060 AND FL200. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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AIRMET ICE...LA MS AL AND CSTL WTRS
FROM GQO TO 50SW PZD TO 40W CEW TO 90SSE SJI TO 80SW LEV TO 30NE
LCH TO 20N SQS TO GQO
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL200. FRZLVL 070-110. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z
ENDG 18-21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-130 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 060 BOUNDED BY 40S HNN-HMV-GQO-30NE MSL-BNA-
      70SW HNN-40S HNN
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 060 BOUNDED BY 50NNW ISN-80ENE MOT-50SW BJI-
      60S BRD-70SSW DSM-COU-BNA-SQS-40ENE TTT-40SW MLC-50WSW END-
      SNY-BFF-70SW RAP-50WNW RAP-60WSW DIK-50NNW ISN
   SFC ALG 70WSW LBB-40SW AMA-50NNE MMB
   SFC ALG 20NNW DYR-60ESE DYR-40E BNA-60ESE BWG
   040 ALG 40SW AMA-60NE CDS-20S ADM-50SSE MLC-40NW LIT-30E VXV
   080 ALG 60SSE ELP-20E FST-20ENE SJT-30SE ACT-30SE SQS-30WSW
      ATL
   120 ALG 30SSW LRD-50ESE LRD-40SSW PSX-100ESE PSX-30ESE LEV-
      110SSE SJI
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
!EFD 12/018 EFD RWY 4/22 SURFACE MARKINGS NOT STD 1412130302-1412201800
CREATED: 13 Dec 2014 03:03:00 SOURCE: EFD
!FDC 4/5912 EFD IAP ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
ILS OR LOC RWY 17R, AMDT 6...ILS OR LOC RWY 22, AMDT 3E...MISSED APPROACH:  CLIMB TO 700 THEN CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 3100 ONVUH VORTAC R-320 TO WATFO INT AND HOLD.HUB VOR/DME OUT OF SERVICE. 1412092010-1506072010ESTCREATED: 09 Dec 2014 20:11:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/5905 EFD IAP ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
ILS OR LOC RWY 35L, AMDT 6...MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 700 THEN CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO 3100 ONVUH VORTAC R-320 TO WATFO INT/VUH 9.33 DME AND HOLD.HUB VOR/DME OUT OF SERVICE. 1412092010-1506072010ESTCREATED: 09 Dec 2014 20:11:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3667 EFD IAP U.S. DOD ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
HI ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 17R, AMDT 4A...HI ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 22, AMDT 1B...HI ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 35L, AMDT 4...HI TACAN RWY 17R, AMDT 4A...HI TACAN RWY 35L, AMDT 4A...CIRCLING CAT E MDA 720/HAA 688. VIS CAT E 2 1/2.TEMPORARY CRANE, 354 MSL, 4.81 NM EAST OF AIRPORT.1410061926-1504041926ESTCREATED: 06 Oct 2014 19:26:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3666 EFD IAP ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
ILS OR LOC RWY 17R, AMDT 6...FIJSI FIX MINIMUMS (DUAL VOR RECEIVERS OR DME REQUIRED)CIRCLING CAT E MDA 720/HAA 688. VIS CAT E 2 1/2.TEMPORARY CRANE, 354 MSL, 4.81 NM EAST OF AIRPORT.1410061926-1504041926ESTCREATED: 06 Oct 2014 19:26:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3665 EFD IAP ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
ILS OR LOC RWY 22, AMDT 3E...ILS OR LOC RWY 35L, AMDT 6...RNAV (GPS) RWY 17R, AMDT 1A...RNAV (GPS) RWY 22, AMDT 2A...RNAV (GPS) RWY 35L, AMDT 1...RNAV (GPS) RWY 4, AMDT 1A...TACAN RWY 17R, ORIG...TACAN RWY 22, ORIG-A...TACAN RWY 35L, ORIG...TACAN RWY 4, ORIG...CIRCLING CAT E MDA 720/HAA 688. VIS CAT E 2 1/2.TEMPORARY CRANE, 354 MSL, 4.81 NM EAST OF AIRPORT.1410061926-1504041926ESTCREATED: 06 Oct 2014 19:26:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/6283 EFD SID ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
    WYLSN (RNAV) ONE DEPARTURE...      DISREGARD NOTE: MAJKK TRANSITION (WYLSN1.MAJKK): (ATC ASSIGNED      ONLY).      1409180818-1503180818ESTCREATED: 18 Sep 2014 08:23:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/9256 EFD ODP ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.
   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 3...     NOTE: RWY 17R, TEMPORARY CRANE 934 FEET FROM DEPARTURE END OF     RUNWAY, 687 FEET LEFT OF CENTERLINE, 68FT AGL/93FT MSL. ALL     OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED.     1408281807-1502281807ESTCREATED: 28 Aug 2014 18:08:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/8618 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX. TCHDN TWO 
ARRIVAL...REVISE ARRIVAL ROUTE DESCRIPTION: ...FROM OVER BELLR INT VIA THE IAH R-220.94 (MEA 4000) TO TSHRT INT. EXPECT VECTORS TO FINALAPPROACH COURSE AT OR PRIOR TO TSHRT INT. (HUB VOR OUT OF SERVICE) 1408271250-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 Aug 2014 12:48:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/8616 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX. HUDZY TWO ARRIVAL... 
REVISE ARRIVAL ROUTE DESCRIPTION: ...FROM OVER HUDZY INT ON IAH R-067.44 (MEA 5000) TO CLWSN INT, ON IAH R-067.44 (MEA 4000) TO SWWAA. EXPECT VECTORS TO FINAL APPROACH COURSE AT OR PRIOR TO SWWAA INT. HUB VOR OUT OF SERVICE 1408271250-1505220901ESTCREATED: 27 Aug 2014 12:48:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/7105 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX. 
   WAPPL ONE RNAV ARRIVAL... ADD NOTE: TURBOJET AIRCRAFT DESCEND VIA     MACH NUMBER UNTIL INTERCEPTING 280K.  MAINTAIN 280K UNTIL     SLOWED BY THE STAR.      1405290901-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 May 2014 19:23:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/7065 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX. 
   WAPPL ONE RNAV ARRIVAL... ADD NOTE: EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT     DEPARTING SHV, PLANB TRANSITION IS ATC ASSIGNED ONLY.  DO NOT       FILE.      1405290901-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 May 2014 19:02:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/6511 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.  
   CESAN ONE RNAV ARRIVAL...       REVISE VERTICAL NAVIGATION PLANNING INFORMATION AT CESAN WP:      EXPECT CLEARANCE TO CROSS AT OR BELOW 11000.      1405290901-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 May 2014 16:26:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/6483 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.  
   CESAN ONE RNAV ARRIVAL...       ADD NOTE: DME/DME/IRU OR GPS EQUIPPED TURBOJET AND TURBOPROP      AIRCRAFT CAPABLE OF 280K OR GREATER MUST FILE THE WAPPL      (RNAV) STAR.      1405290901-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 May 2014 16:17:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/6367 EFD STAR ELLINGTON, HOUSTON, TX.  
   BLUBELL THREE ARRIVAL...     SNDAY INT DME REQUIRED.  HUB VOR OOT OF SERVICE    1405290901-1504300901ESTCREATED: 27 May 2014 15:53:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KEFD - Ellington Field, Texas
Updated at 11:50 AM GMT on December 20, 2014 (5:50 AM CST):
FA4W  
DFWC FA 201045
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 210500
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 202300...OTLK VALID 202300-210500
OK TX AR TN LA MS AL
.
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...11Z TROF ERN TN-NRN AL-SE MS. HIGH PRESSURE OVR NW
AR-SW MO. 05Z TROF OVR EXTRM WRN OK PNHDL-NW TX PNHDL.
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OK
W HLF
PNHDL...SCT055. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1417 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...BKN030-040 TOP 070. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
BR.
E HLF...BKN020-030 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR
BECMG 0002 IFR CIG BR.
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NWRN TX
PNHDL...BKN045-055 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1518 SCT055.
OTLK...VFR AFT 04Z MVFR CIG.
RMNDR...BKN035-045 TOP 080. VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1821 SCT CI.
OTLK...VFR BECMG 0204 MVFR CIG.
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SWRN TX
FAR WEST-BIG BEND AREA...SKC. 16Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
TRANS PECOS REGION
W HLF...SCT050. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1214 BKN050 TOP 060.
OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1518 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0204 MVFR
CIG.
E HLF...BKN030-040 TOP 060. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1518 SCT050.
OTLK...VFR.
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N CNTRL TX
W HLF...BKN030 TOP 070. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
E HLF...BKN020 TOP 070. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1720 BKN030.
OTLK...MVFR CIG BR BECMG 0103 IFR CIG BR.
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NERN TX
BKN020 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
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SERN TX
BKN020 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
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S CNTRL TX
HILL COUNTRY...BKN030 TOP 050. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
BR.
SW...BKN020-030 TOP 050. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1821 SCT030.
OTLK...VFR AFT 04Z MVFR CIG BR.
LWR RIOGD VLY...BKN010-020 TOP 050. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. 20Z
BKN040. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0103 MVFR CIG BR.
LWR-MID CSTL PLAIN...BKN010-020 TOP 040. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR.
OTLK...MVFR CIG.
NERN...BKN020 TOP 050. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR AFT
04Z IFR CIG BR.
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AR
NW...BKN030 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR.
NERN...BKN050 TOP 090. BECMG 1213 BKN030. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR.
BECMG 1518 BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
SW...BKN020-030 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. 18Z BKN030.
OTLK...MVFR CIG BR.
SE...BKN050 TOP 090. BECMG 1214 BKN030. BECMG 1518 SCT050.
OTLK...VFR.
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LA
NRN-CNTRL...BKN010-020 TOP 050. VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1720 BKN030.
OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SW...BKN010 TOP 060. VIS 3-5SM BR. 20Z BKN030. OTLK...VFR.
SE...BKN010 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. BECMG 1720
BKN030. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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TN
W...BKN060 TOP 120. BECMG 1417 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
MID...BKN060 TOP FL180. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 1214 TOP 120. 19Z
SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
E...BKN060 LYRD FL250. ISOL -SHRASN. BECMG 1518 TOP 120.
OTLK...VFR.
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MS
N HLF...BKN050 LYRD FL180. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 1214 SCT030. OCNL
VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1518 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...BKN020-030 TOP FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHRA BR.
BECMG 1316 BKN030 TOP 140. BECMG 1720 BKN050 TOP 120. OTLK...VFR.
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AL
NRN 1/3...BKN060 LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. BECMG 1215 BKN090
TOP FL180. BECMG 1619 SCT090 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL 1/3...BKN030 LYRD FL250. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. BECMG
1316 BKN050. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 1720 BKN080. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...BKN020 LYRD FL250. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHRA BR. BECMG
1821 BKN030. ISOL -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG BECMG 0204 IFR CIG BR.
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