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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
METAR KFOD 030315Z AUTO 12009KT 10SM OVC070 M04/M08 A3009 RMK AO1
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
KFOD 022346Z 0300/0324 15009KT P6SM OVC080
     FM030600 16014KT 3SM -SNPL BKN015 OVC040
     FM031400 25010KT 2SM -FZDZ BR OVC010
     FM031600 29013KT 5SM BR OVC008
     FM032000 33017G26KT P6SM OVC015=

Decoded:
ID: KFOD   Fort Dodge (AWO, IA
REPORT TIME:  2 23:46
VALID TIME: 3 March AT 00:00Z to 3 March AT 24:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 150 AT 9
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 80 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 06:00Z
   WINDS: 160 AT 14
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SNPL
   CLOUDS: 15 BKN
   CLOUDS: 40 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WINDS: 250 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: 2.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -FZDZ_BR
   CLOUDS: 10 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 16:00Z
   WINDS: 290 AT 13
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 8 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 20:00Z
   WINDS: 330 AT 17 GUST 26
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
CHIS WA 030245
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 030900
.
AIRMET IFR...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LS IL IN KY
FROM 50S YWG TO 30NW INL TO 20NNW RHI TO 30SE GRB TO AXC TO BWG
TO 50ESE BWG TO RZC TO OSW TO 50W LBL TO GLD TO BFF TO 70SW RAP
TO 70NW RAP TO 30NW ABR TO 50S YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR/FG. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
AIRMET MTN OBSCN...KY TN
FROM HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO LOZ TO HNN
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS DVLPG 06-09Z. CONDS CONTG BYD
09Z THRU 15Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...IFR ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH
IL IN KY OK TX AR TN LA MS AL AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 40NNE INL-70NW SSM-SSM-YVV-40E ECK-FWA-CVG-60WSW HNN-
40W BKW-HMV-GQO-50SW PZD-40W CEW-120ESE LEV-120SSW LCH-80E BRO-
90W BRO-DLF-90SSE MRF-70W INK-INK-30ESE TBE-50W LBL-GLD-BFF
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR/FG. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
....
CHIT WA 030245
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB STG WNDS AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 030900
.
AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN
FROM YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 30ESE ECK TO DXO TO FWA TO DSM TO GLD
TO BFF TO 70SW RAP TO 70NW RAP TO 20NE FAR TO YQT
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL370. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO OK TX
FROM 50S YWG TO OVR TO 40WSW MCI TO END TO 60S MMB TO TXO TO
30ESE TBE TO 50W LBL TO GLD TO BFF TO 70SW RAP TO 50NNW ISN TO
50S YWG
MOD TURB BLW 080. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...SD
FROM DPR TO 20WNW PIR TO 40S RAP TO 30WNW RAP TO DPR
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS DVLPG 06-09Z.
CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
LLWS POTENTIAL...NE KS MO OK TX AR
BOUNDED BY 30SE SNY-40SW LBF-40SE PWE-20NE OKC-30SE BUM-50WNW
ARG-20NNW SAT-20W JCT-50SE MAF-60SE LBB-60N INK-30ESE TBE-50W
LBL-GLD-30SE SNY
LLWS EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z
AREA 1...TURB ND SD NE KS MN IA MO OK TX
BOUNDED BY 30N INL-20NE MCI-OKC-CDS-50W LBL-GLD-BFF-70SW RAP-
40NNW ISN-30N INL
MOD TURB BLW 080. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
.
AREA 2...STG SFC WNDS SD
BOUNDED BY 40NW ABR-60S FAR-70ESE ABR-70S ABR-50SSW PIR-40S RAP-
30WNW RAP-20WSW DPR-40NW ABR
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
....
CHIZ WA 030245
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 030900
.
AIRMET ICE...SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM MI IL IN KY OK TX AR TN MS
AL
FROM 60S RWF TO 20SSE MKG TO FWA TO HNN TO HMV TO 20NW GQO TO SQS
TO MLC TO DLF TO 90S MRF TO ELP TO INK TO 50NE TCC TO 50W LBL TO
GLD TO 60S RWF
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL240. FRZLVL SFC-120. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
THRU 15Z.
.
AIRMET ICE...ND SD NE MN IA WI LS
FROM 60SW YWG TO 30N INL TO YQT TO DLH TO 50S FSD TO 20WSW OBH TO
SNY TO BFF TO 60SW RAP TO RAP TO 50SE DIK TO 50N MOT TO 60SW YWG
MOD ICE BLW FL180. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...ICE SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL
IN KY OK TX AR TN LA MS AL
BOUNDED BY YQT-SSM-20NNE YVV-30SE ECK-FWA-CVG-HNN-HMV-40SSW
VXV-GQO-ARG-30SE ADM-DLF-50WSW MRF-ELP-INK-60SSE TBE-50ESE
ONL-YQT
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL240. FRZLVL SFC-120. CONDS CONTG THRU
15Z.
.
FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-100 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 100 BOUNDED BY 20ENE RWF-ORD-FWA-CVG-HNN-HMV-
      20NW DYR-40NNW ELD-40ESE MLC-30SSW OSW-30WNW SPS-LBB-TXO-
      GLD-BFF-70SW RAP-50SSE PIR-20ENE RWF
   SFC ALG 50SE ICT-20SSW BUM-70WSW FAM-30NW BWG-30N HMV
   040 ALG 20S GLD-20ESE GCK-40E LBL
   040 ALG 50SE ICT-30NW OSW-30ENE OSW-20E RZC
   040 ALG 40WNW ARG-40S FAM-40ENE BWG-20N HMV
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
!FOD 02/213 FOD OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1053246) 422908.00N0941110.00W (4.0NM S FOD) 1476.4FT (419.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1502270726-1503140725
CREATED: 27 Feb 2015 07:26:00 SOURCE: KFODYFYX
Forecast Area
KFOD - Fort Dodge, Iowa
Updated at 3:15 AM GMT on March 03, 2015 (9:15 PM CST):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 030327 AMD
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 032100
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 031500...OTLK VALID 031500-032100
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
.
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.
.
SYNOPSIS...A CDFNT CURVED FROM SWRN MAN ACRS WRN ND AND NWRN SD
INTO NERN WY. BY 21Z...CDFNT WILL CURVE FROM WRN LS AND WRN
WI..THRU A LOW OVR NERN IA..THEN WILL CONT ACRS NWRN MO AND SERN
KS TO ALG THE OK-TX PNHDL BRDR INTO NERN NM. A WRMFNT WILL EXTD
FROM IA..ALG WI-IL BRDR AND NERN IN INTO SWRN OH.
.
ND...UPDT
NWRN ND...OVC040 TOPS 150. WIND NW 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
CNTRL AND SWRN ND...SCT120. BECMG 0306 OVC040 TOPS 150.
WIND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...VFR WIND.
ERN ND...SCT060-080. BECMG 0912 OVC030 TOPS 150. VIS 3-5SM
BLSN. WIND NW 25G35. OTLK...VFR WIND.
.
SD...UPDT
WRN SD...OVC050 LYRD 150. OCNL -SN BR LWRG VIS 3SM. WIND N
30G40KT. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SN BLSN WIND AFT 18Z VFR WIND.
CNTRL AND ERN SD...OVC030 TOPS 150. VIS 3SM -SN BLSN. WIND   NW
25G35KT. OTLK...IFR CIGS SN BLSN WIND.
.
NE...UPDT
PNHDL...OVC050 LYRD 150. BECMG 0609 OCNL -SN BR LWRG VIS     3SM.
WIND N 25G35KT. OTLK...MVFR CIGS WIND AFT 18Z VFR WIND.
CNTRL AND ERN...OVC025 LYRD FL200. OCNL -FZDZ BR LWRG VIS    3SM.
BECMG 1215 WDLY SCT -SHSN. WIND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...MVFR     CIGS
WIND.
.
KS
OVC020-030 LYRD FL240. OCNL -DZ BR LWRG VIS 3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR
CIGS WIND.
.
MN...UPDT
NRN...SCT-BKN080 TOPS FL180. BECMG 0912 OVC030. OCNL -SN LWRG VIS
3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SN WIND.
SRN...BKN-OVC080 LYRD FL200. BECMG 0912 OVC020. OCNL -SN BR LWRG
VIS 3SM. OTLK...IFR CIGS SN BECMG IFR CIGS SN BLSN WIND.
.
IA...UPDT
NRN IA...OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0609 OVC025. OCNL -SN BR LWRG
VIS 3SM. BECMG 1215 OCNL -FZDZ BR. OTLK...MVFR CIGS WIND BLSN.
SRN IA...OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0609 OVC025. OCNL -FZDZ
BR LWRG VIS 3SM. BECMG 1215 OCNL -DZ BR. OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
.
MO...UPDT
NERN...OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912 OVC0015. OCNL -FZRA PL BR
LWRG VIS 3SM. OTLK...IFR CIGS RA BR.
REST OF MO...OVC020 LYRD FL240. OCNL -DZ BR LWRG VIS 3-5SM.
OTLK...MVFR CIGS WIND.
.
WI MI LS LM LH...UPDT
WI/CNTRL AND SRN LM/SRN LWR MI...BKN-OVC080 LYRD FL240.
BECMG 1215 OVC015. OCNL -SN BR DVLPG LWRG VIS 3SM.
OTLK...IFR CIGS SN BR BECMG 1518 OVR SRN WI/SRN LM/SRN LWR MI
FZRAPL BR.
UPR MI/LS/NRN LM...SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 0609 OVC080 LYRD FL240.
BECMG 1215 OVC040. CHC -SN. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SN BECMG        1518
IFR CIGS SN.
NRN LWR MI/LH...SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 0609 OVC080 LYRD FL240.
BECMG 1215 OVC040. CHC -SN. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SN BECMG        1518
IFR CIGS SN.
.
IL...UPDT
NRN..BKN-OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912 BKN-OVC020. CHC -SN LWRG
VIS 3SM. BECMG 1215 OVC015-020. OCNL -SNPL BR LWRG VIS 3SM.
OTLK...IFR CIGS FZRAPL BR BECMG 1821 IFR CIGS RA BR.
CNTRL...OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912 OVC015. OCNL -FZRA PL BR
LWRG VIS 3SM. OTLK...IFR CIGS RA BR.
SRN...OVC CI. BECMG 0306 BKN050 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0609
OVC035. BECMG 1215 WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS RA BR
.
IN...UPDT
NRN...SCT120 BKN CI. BECMG 0912 SCT-BKN040 OVC080 LYRD
FL240. CHC -SN LWRG VIS 5SM. BECMG 1215 OVC010-020. OCNL
-SNPL BR LWRG VIS 3SM. OTLK...IFR CIGS FZRA BR BECMG 1821
MVFR CIGS RA BR.
CNTRL...OVC080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912 SCT025 OVC050. CHC
-FZRA BR. BECMG 1215 OVC015. OCNL -FZRA BR LWRG VIS 3SM.
OTLK...IFR CIGS RA BR.
SRN...OVC CI. BECMG 0609 BKN060 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912
OVC030-040. BECMG 1215 WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS RA BR.
.
KY...UPDT
WRN AND CNTRL...SCT-BKN050 TOPS 080 LYRD FL240. BECMG 0912
OVC015-025 TOPS 080 OVC120 LYRD FL240. CHC -RA BR 12Z-15Z    LWRG
VIS 3-5SM. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA BR.
ERN...BKN CI. BECMG 0912 OVC070 LYRD FL240. BECMG 1215 OVC
020 VIS 3-5SM -DZ BR. OTLK...IFR CIGS DZ BR.
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