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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
METAR KLEX 122054Z 28012G20KT 10SM BKN029 OVC050 M01/M07 A3010 RMK AO2 SLP202 T10061067 55005
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
TAF KLEX 121720Z 1218/1318 27007G17KT P6SM BKN027
     FM122100 29010G17KT P6SM VCSH BKN025
     FM130300 32008KT P6SM BKN035=
Decoded:
ID: KLEX   Lexington/Blueg, KY
REPORT TIME: 12 17:20
VALID TIME: 12 February AT 18:00Z to 13 February AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 270 AT 7 GUST 17
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 27 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 21:00Z
   WINDS: 290 AT 10 GUST 17
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 25 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 03:00Z
   WINDS: 320 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 35 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
CHIS WA 122045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 5 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 130300
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AIRMET IFR...SD NE KS
FROM 80SW DIK TO 20N DPR TO 50S PIR TO 50ESE OBH TO 40WNW ICT TO
20ENE LBL TO 60SE LAA TO GLD TO 70SW RAP TO 80SW DIK
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET IFR...WI LM LS MI LH IN
FROM 40ESE YQT TO SSM TO 40ESE SSM TO 50WNW YVV TO 50E ECK TO
DXO TO FWA TO 20NNW BVT TO 40ESE BAE TO 50ESE GRB TO 50S SAW TO
30SSE DLH TO 40ESE YQT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...KY TN
FROM HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 50W LOZ TO HNN
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...IFR ND SD NE KS
BOUNDED BY 50NNW ISN-20NNW OBH-30NW SLN-50E LBL-50W LBL-GLD-70SW
RAP-50NNW ISN
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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CHIT WA 122045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB AND STG SFC WNDS VALID UNTIL 130300
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AIRMET TURB...MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
FROM YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO CVG TO 50WNW BNA TO
30SW FAM TO 40SW STL TO 60ESE MCI TO 30SE FOD TO 40WNW MCW TO
40WNW MSP TO 60S DLH TO YQT
MOD TURB BLW 080. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...MI LH
FROM 20ESE SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO 20ESE SSM
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS DVLPG 21-00Z.
CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...LM
FROM 50ESE SAW TO 40S SSM TO 30N TVC TO 50SSW TVC TO 30S PMM TO
ORD TO 20E GRB TO 50ESE SAW
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS DVLPG 21-00Z.
CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
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CHIZ WA 122045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 130300
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AIRMET ICE...ND SD NE KS
FROM 50NNW ISN TO 40SSE PIR TO 30NNE SLN TO 20SE SLN TO 40W ICT
TO 30ENE GCK TO 40SSE GLD TO GLD TO BFF TO 70SW RAP TO 50NNW ISN
MOD ICE BLW 120. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET ICE...MN WI LM LS MI LH IN
FROM YQT TO SSM TO 70NW YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO 30E ORD TO 30SE
GRB TO 60NW RHI TO 50NE DLH TO YQT
MOD ICE BLW 100. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET ICE...IN KY TN
FROM 30W ROD TO CVG TO HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 20SSW BWG TO 40NNE
PXV TO 30W ROD
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND 160. FRZLVL SFC-030. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...ICE ND SD NE KS
BOUNDED BY 50NNW ISN-30ESE ISN-40S BIS-50NW OVR-40WSW MCI-20SSW
ICT-60ESE GCK-40SSE GLD-BFF-70SW RAP-60WSW DIK-20WSW ISN-50NNW
ISN
MOD ICE BLW 120. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-095 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 080 BOUNDED BY 100SE MLS-30NNW LBF-30N SLN-
      50WSW BUM-40ENE MSL-50SW MSL-40ENE FSM-40SSE FSM-50WSW END-
      40ESE LAA-20NW GLD-20S BFF-70SW RAP-100SE MLS
   SFC ALG GLD-ICT-20NNW ARG
   040 ALG 20NNE GLD-70W ICT-40S ICT
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
!LEX 02/092 LEX OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1029443) 375844.00N0843626.00W (3.5NM S LEX) 1240.2FT (241.1FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1602112137-1602262037
CREATED: 11 Feb 2016 21:36:00 SOURCE: LEX
!LEX 02/091 LEX APRON GENERAL AVIATION WEST APN FICON PATCHY 1/2IN
SLUSH OBSERVED AT 1602111918. 1602111918-1602121918CREATED: 11 Feb 2016 19:18:00 SOURCE: LEX
!LEX 02/090 LEX APRON GENERAL AVIATION EAST APRON FICON PATCHY 1/2IN SLUSH OBSERVED AT 1602111917. 1602111917-1602121917
CREATED: 11 Feb 2016 19:17:00 SOURCE: LEX
!LEX 02/005 LEX OBST CRANE (ASN UNKNOWN) 380205N0843613W (0.56NM S APCH END RWY 22) 
UNKNOWN (60FT AGL) FLAGGED 1602031806-1602192200CREATED: 03 Feb 2016 18:06:00 SOURCE: LEX
!LEX 09/068 LEX SVC EN ROUTE FLT ADVISORY SERVICE NOT AVBL
1509241000-PERMCREATED: 21 Sep 2015 10:09:00 SOURCE: KLOUYFYX
Forecast Area
KLEX - Lexington, Kentucky
Updated at 8:54 PM GMT on February 12, 2016 (3:54 PM EST):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 121945
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 131400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 130800...OTLK VALID 130800-131400
ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
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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...20Z CDFNT SRN LH-NRN WI. TROF OVR ERN KY-ERN TN. 14Z
STNR FNT OVR LH. HIGH PRESSURE OVR NRN IA.
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ND
NW...SCT050 BKN CI. BECMG 2201 BKN080 LYRD FL200. 07Z BKN040. VIS
3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN BR.
SW...BKN045 LYRD FL180. ISOL -SHSN. BECMG 2201 BKN060. BECMG 0306
BKN045. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN BR.
E HLF...SCT030. 00Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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SD
NW...BKN045 LYRD FL220. ISOL -SHSN. BECMG 0003 OCNL VIS 3-5SM
WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN BR.
SW
BLACK HILLS...BKN070 LYRD FL250. BECMG 0306 OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY
SCT -SHSN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN BR.
RMNDR...BKN045 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN
FZDZ BR.
E HLF...BKN050 TOP 090. BECMG 2123 SCT080 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...BKN060 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN
BR.
CNTRL...BKN050 LYRD FL240. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
E...BKN030 TOP 080. BECMG 2123 BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
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KS
W 1/3
N HLF...SCT080. BECMG 2302 BKN050-060 TOP 120. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR.
OTLK...IFR CIG FZDZ BR.
S HLF...SKC. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0911 IFR CIG BR.
CNTRL 1/3
N HLF...BKN045 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
S HLF...BKN045 TOP 070. BECMG 2123 SCT045. BECMG 0205 BKN045 TOP
060. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
E 1/3
N HLF...BKN030 TOP 050. BECMG 2123 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
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MN
NRN...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...SCT030. 23Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
S...SCT030. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2302 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
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IA
W HLF...SCT030. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2302 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...SCT030 BKN CI. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2123 SCT050. WND NW
G25KT. BECMG 0003 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
SE...BKN030 TOP 060. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2123 SCT030. WND NW
G25KT. BECMG 0003 SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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MO
NW...BKN030 TOP 060. BECMG 2201 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN030 TOP 070. BECMG 2201 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
SW...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
SE...SCT-BKN050 TOP 070. BECMG 2123 BKN030. BECMG 0003 SCT030 BKN
CI. 05Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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WI
N HLF...BKN030 TOP 060. ISOL -SHSN. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 0003
SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...BKN030 TOP 060. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2123 SCT030. TIL 05Z
WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
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LS UPR MI
BKN025 TOP 070. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN BR. WND N 25G35KT.
OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN BR WND.
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LM LWR MI LH
LM/LH...BKN020 TOP 100. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. WND NW
20G30KT. 00Z WND NW 30G40KT. 06Z WND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG
SHSN BR WND.
LWR MI
N HLF...BKN030 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN BR. WND NW
G25KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHSN BR.
S HLF...BKN025 TOP 100. OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN BR. WND NW
G25KT. BECMG 0205 BKN030 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN
BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHSN BR.
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IL
N...BKN030 TOP 080. ISOL -SHSN. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 2302 SCT050.
WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...BKN030 LYRD 140. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. WND NW
G25KT. BECMG 2201 SCT030. TIL 05Z WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
S...BKN030 TOP 100. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 0003 SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
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IN
N HLF...BKN030 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. WND
NW G25KT. BECMG 0003 SCT040. WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...BKN030 LYRD FL200. ISOL -SHSN. BECMG 2123 OCNL VIS 3-5SM
WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. WND NW G25KT. BECMG 0104 SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
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KY
W...BKN050 TOP 100. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...BKN030 LYRD FL180. BECMG 2201 BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
E...BKN030 LYRD FL180. OCNL VIS 3-5SM WDLY SCT -SHSN BR. 23Z TOP
100. ISOL -SHSN. 05Z OCNL VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG
SHSN BR.
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