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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
METAR KMDW 300353Z 32012KT 10SM -SN OVC046 02/M07 A3025 RMK AO2 PK WND 32026/0312 SNB43 SLP253 P0000 T00221067
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
KMDW 300228Z 3002/3024 32012G18KT P6SM OVC045
     FM300400 33015G25KT P6SM -SN SCT035 OVC045
     FM300700 34013G20KT P6SM SCT025 BKN035
     FM301500 33009KT P6SM SCT025 SCT150
     FM302100 27006KT P6SM SCT025 BKN100=
Decoded:
ID: KMDW   Chicago/Midway, ILAMENDMENT

REPORT TIME: 29 22: 0
VALID TIME: 29 January AT 22:00Z to 30 January AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 320 AT 15 GUST 25
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 25 BKN
   CLOUDS: 35 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 09:00Z
   WINDS: 330 AT 13 GUST 19
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 20 SCT
   CLOUDS: 35 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 15:00Z
   WINDS: 330 AT 9
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 SCT
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
CHIS WA 300245
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 300900
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AIRMET IFR...KY
FROM HNN TO HMV TO 20NW VXV TO 40WSW LOZ TO HNN
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS CONTG
BYD 09Z ENDG 09-12Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...KY TN
FROM HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 50WSW LOZ TO HNN
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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CHIT WA 300245
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB AND STG SFC WNDS VALID UNTIL 300900
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AIRMET TURB...MN WI LM LS MI IL IN KY
FROM 30ESE INL TO 80ESE YQT TO 20NNE FWA TO CVG TO 20NNW LOZ TO
40S TTH TO DLH TO 30ESE INL
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL320. CONDS DVLPG 06-09Z. CONDS CONTG
BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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AIRMET TURB...SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY OK AR TN
LA MS AL
FROM 20SSW YQT TO 40WNW SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO CVG TO
HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 50SW PZD TO 40W CEW TO 40SSW MEI TO 40NNE
MLU TO 50S FSM TO 70NW RWF TO 30WSW DLH TO 20SSW YQT
MOD TURB BLW 080. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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AIRMET TURB...SD NE KS IA MO IL IN KY OK TX AR TN MS AL
FROM 50WNW RAP TO 20NE DSM TO 20NNW LOZ TO HMV TO GQO TO 30W PZD
TO 20W FSM TO 30SE TCC TO 30ESE TBE TO 50W LBL TO GLD TO 70SW
RAP TO 50WNW RAP
MOD TURB BTN FL220 AND FL380. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...LS MI
FROM 60ESE YQT TO 50NW SSM TO 20E SAW TO 60SSE YQT TO 60ESE YQT
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS ENDG 03-06Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...WI LM MI IL IN
FROM 40SW SSM TO 20WNW TVC TO 50SW TVC TO PMM TO 30W GIJ TO
20NNE ORD TO 30SE GRB TO 40SSE SAW TO 40SW SSM
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
ENDG 09-12Z.
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AIRMET STG SFC WNDS...MI LH
FROM 40ESE SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO 30NNE ASP TO 30SSW SSM TO
40ESE SSM
SUSTAINED SURFACE WINDS GTR THAN 30KT EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
ENDG 09-12Z.
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OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...TURB MN WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY
BOUNDED BY 30ESE INL-60ESE YQT-20NW SSM-30E ECK-FWA-CVG-HNN-HMV-
30NNW LOZ-40SSW TTH-DLH-30ESE INL
MOD TURB BTN FL180 AND FL320. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
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CHIZ WA 300245
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 300900
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AIRMET ICE...ND SD NE MN IA MO
FROM 30ENE MOT TO 40NNE ABR TO 40S FAR TO 60ESE FSD TO 20SE DSM
TO 60S DSM TO 40SSE OVR TO 60S ABR TO 30ENE MOT
MOD ICE BTN 030 AND 060. CONDS ENDG 03-06Z.
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AIRMET ICE...MO WI LM LS MI LH IL IN KY TN
FROM 40SSE YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 30SE ECK TO FWA TO CVG TO HNN TO
HMV TO GQO TO 20NNE MSL TO 30SW DYR TO 20NNW UIN TO 20ESE DBQ TO
30WSW EAU TO 50ENE ODI TO 70NNW RHI TO 40SSE YQT
MOD ICE BLW 070. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z THRU 15Z.
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AIRMET ICE...ND MN
FROM 50N MOT TO 70WNW INL TO 30WSW BRD TO 40S FAR TO 40NNE ABR TO
50N MOT
MOD ICE BTN 030 AND 150. CONDS DVLPG 06-09Z. CONDS CONTG BYD 09Z
THRU 15Z.
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OTLK VALID 0900-1500Z...ICE ND SD MN IA WI LS IL
BOUNDED BY 90ESE YWG-60E INL-40ESE ODI-30ESE IOW-30NW MSP-40NNE
ABR-50N MOT-50S YWG-90ESE YWG
MOD ICE BTN 030 AND 150. CONDS CONTG THRU 15Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-080 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 050 BOUNDED BY 50NNW MOT-30N ONL-40NNW ANW-
      50W DPR-60WSW DIK-50NNW ISN-50NNW MOT
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 080 BOUNDED BY 40NNW ANW-30N ONL-30E OBH-20E
      PWE-50E FAM-GQO-LGC-40SW MEI-20ESE EIC-20ENE OKC-20NW MCK-
      40NNW ANW
   SFC ALG 20E RZC-FAM-20WNW PXV-20WSW IIU-20N HMV
   040 ALG 40S GLD-20NW GCK-70ESE GCK-60NE MMB
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
!MDW 01/223 MDW TWY Y BTN RWY 13R/31L AND TWY G CLSD 1501290700-1501291200
CREATED: 29 Jan 2015 01:55:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 01/219 MDW RWY 13L/31R CLSD 1501290400-1501291200
CREATED: 29 Jan 2015 01:27:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 01/218 MDW RWY 13R/31L CLSD 1501290400-1501291200
CREATED: 29 Jan 2015 01:25:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 01/217 MDW RWY 4L/22R CLSD 1501290400-1501291200
CREATED: 29 Jan 2015 01:20:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 01/216 MDW RWY 13C/31C CLSD 1501290400-1501291200
CREATED: 29 Jan 2015 01:17:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 01/140 MDW OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1005047) 415224.10N0874217.50W (5.7NM NNE MDW) 865.8FT (269.0FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1501190435-1502030435
CREATED: 19 Jan 2015 04:35:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!MDW 01/129 MDW OBST STACK (ASN UNKNOWN) 4164N08770W (10NM S MDW) UNKNOWN (364FT AGL) LGTD 1501161716-1505152359
CREATED: 16 Jan 2015 17:16:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!MDW 01/128 MDW OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1009368) 415253.50N0873824.70W (7.6NM NE MDW) 1183.7FT (572.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1501161325-1501311325
CREATED: 16 Jan 2015 13:26:00 SOURCE: KIKKYFYX
!MDW 01/001 MDW RWY 31R HOLDING POSITION SIGN FOR RWY 4R/22L NOT LGTD
1501011117-1502012300CREATED: 01 Jan 2015 11:17:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 12/171 MDW RWY 13C/31C RCLL COMMISSIONED 1412192220-PERM
CREATED: 19 Dec 2014 22:20:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 12/156 MDW TWY B CL LGT BTN RWY 13C/31C AND TWY N COMMISSIONED 1412181553-PERM
CREATED: 18 Dec 2014 15:53:00 SOURCE: MDW
!MDW 12/155 MDW TWY K CL LGT BTN RWY 13C/31C AND TWY G COMMISSIONED 1412181544-PERM
CREATED: 18 Dec 2014 15:44:00 SOURCE: MDW
!FDC 4/2411 MDW STAR CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL, CHICAGO, IL. PANGG TWO RNAV
ARRIVAL... DELETE NOTE: TURBOJET AND TURBOPROP AIRCRAFT MAINTAIN 250K BELOW 10000FT UNTIL ADVISED BY ATC.1410012026-1504012026CREATED: 01 Oct 2014 20:38:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/2408 MDW STAR
CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL, CHICAGO, IL. FISSK THREE RNAV ARRIVAL... DELETE NOTE: TURBOJET AND TURBOPROP AIRCRAFT MAINTAIN 250K BELOW 10000FT UNTIL ADVISED BY ATC.1410012031-1504012031CREATED: 01 Oct 2014 20:33:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0667 MDW IAP CHICAGO MIDWAY INTL, CHICAGO, IL.
   ILS OR LOC/DME RWY 13C, ORIG-D...     S-ILS 13C VISIBILITY CAT A/B RVR 4000.     1409021924-1503021924ESTCREATED: 02 Sep 2014 19:25:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KMDW - Chicago Midway, Illinois
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on January 30, 2015 (9:53 PM CST):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 300245
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 302100
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 301500...OTLK VALID 301500-302100
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...03Z CDFNT NRN LH-SE WI-NW IA-SW SD THEN STNR THRU NERN
MT. HI PRES NERN ND. HI PRES NW KS. CDFNT ERN LE-ERN KY-ERN TN-SW
MS-SCNTRL TX. UPR TROF ERN LS-NRN AL. SHORTWAVE TROF CNTRL LS-ERN
WI. SHORTWAVE TROF SRN IL-SW MO. SHORTWAVE TROF NCNTRL
OH-CVG-BWG. 12Z WRMFNT NW ND-SCNTRL SD. HI PRES NERN MN-CNTRL
IA-NERN OK. UPR LVL SHORTWAVE TROF ERN LS-NW LWR MI. 21Z TROF
NCNTRL ND-LOW PRES SW SD-NE PNHDL-SE CO. WRMFNT NERN ND-SE SD. HI
PRES RMNDR WITH CNTR OVR NERN IA. DRY AMS OVR AREA.
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ND
NW...SCT150. OTLK...VFR.
SW...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN025-030 TOP 050. 09Z BKN035 BKN080 TOP FL200.
OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SE...OVC030 TOP 060. 06Z SCT030 OVC120 TOP FL180. 12Z SKC.
OTLK...VFR.
.
SD
WRN 2/3...SKC OR SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
ERN 1/3...OVC025-030 TOP 050. 06Z SCT030. OTLK...VFR.
.
NE
SKC OR SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
KS
SW...SCT-BKN CI. 13Z OVC100 TOP FL240. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
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MN
NW...SCT030 SCT CI. 09Z BKN035 BKN080 TOP FL200. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
WCNTRL...OVC030 TOP 060. OCNL -SN. 04Z SKC. 10Z BKN120 TOP FL200.
OTLK...VFR.
SW...OVC030-035 TOP 060. 06Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
.
IA
WRN 1/3...OVC035-040 TOP 060. 07Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...OVC025-035 TOP 060. BECMG 0608 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
ERN 1/3...OVC025-035 TOP 060. BECMG 0709 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
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MO
NW...SCT035. 05Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
SW...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN035 TOP 060. 12Z SCT035. OTLK...VFR.
SE...BKN035 OVC050 TOP 080. 09Z OVC025. OTLK...MVFR CIG 19Z VFR.
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WI
NW...OVC035-040 TOP 060. 08Z SCT025. 13Z SCT030 BKN120 TOP FL200.
OTLK...VFR.
SW...OVC040 TOP 070. TIL 06Z WDLY SCT -SHSN. 09Z SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
NERN...BKN030-040 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SN. 05Z OCNL -SN. 12Z
SCT030 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SE...BKN035-045 TOP 070. TIL 06Z WDLY SCT -SHSN. 08Z SCT035.
OTLK...VFR.
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LS UPR MI
LS...OVC025 TOP 070. VIS 3SM -SN. TIL 06Z WND N 30KT. 08Z OCNL
VIS 3-5SM IN SCT -SHSN. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHSN.
UPR MI...BKN020 OVC045 TOP 120. VIS 3-5SM SCT -SHSN BLSN. WND NW
G25KT. 04Z OVC040. VIS 5SM IN SCT -SHSN. 10Z BKN045 TOP 070.
OTLK...VFR.
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LM LWR MI LH
LM/NRN AND WRN LWR MI/LH...OVC020-030 TOP 090. OCNL VIS 3-5SM
-SN. WND NW G25-30KT. 09Z OVC030-035 TOP 070. ISOL -SHSN.
OTLK...MVFR CIG SHSN 18Z VFR.
SE LWR MI...OVC020-030 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM IN WDLY SCT -SHSN.
05Z OVC025. SCT -SHSN. WND NW G25-30KT. 12Z SCT045. OTLK...VFR.
.
IL
NRN...BKN035-045 TOP 070. TIL 09Z WND NW G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...OVC020-030 TOP 070. 09Z OVC035 TOP 060. OTLK...VFR.
SRN...OVC025-030 TOP 080. 12Z BKN035 TOP 060. OTLK...MVFR CIG 17Z
VFR.
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IN
NW...BKN030 TOP 080. OCNL VIS 3-5SM IN SCT -SHSN. 09Z OVC035 TOP
060. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
NERN...OVC020-030 TOP 090. VIS 3-5SM -RASN BR. 06Z OVC030 TOP
060. OTLK...MVFR CIG 16Z VFR.
SW...BKN015 OVC030 TOP 070. OCNL -RA. 06Z OVC030 TOP 050.
OTLK...MVFR CIG 18Z VFR.
SERN...OVC025 TOP 080. 13Z OVC035 TOP 060. OTLK...MVFR CIG 18Z
VFR.
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KY
WRN...BKN030 OVC050 TOP 080. ISOL -SHRA. 08Z OVC025 TOP 060.
OTLK...MVFR CIG.
CNTRL...OVC015-025 TOP 090. ISOL -SHRA. 06Z OVC025 TOP 050.
OTLK...MVFR CIG 18Z VFR.
ERN...OVC035 TOP 110. ISOL -SHRA. 04Z OVC025 TOP 080. VIS 3-5SM
IN WDLY SCT -SHSN. OTLK...IFR CIG SHSN.
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