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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
METAR KMSP 161053Z 10018G25KT 10SM OVC055 01/M09 A2996 RMK AO2 PK WND 10028/1031 SLP154 T00061089
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
KMSP 160846Z 1609/1712 11014KT P6SM OVC080
     FM161000 10018G22KT P6SM OVC060
     FM161200 09020G27KT P6SM VCSH OVC050
     FM161500 11021G28KT P6SM -RA OVC035
     FM162000 08013G22KT 4SM -RA OVC015
     FM170100 02015G23KT 2SM -RASN OVC008
     FM170500 34014G20KT 4SM -SN OVC010=
Decoded:
ID: KMSP   Minneapolis-St, MNAMENDMENT

REPORT TIME: 16  8:46
VALID TIME: 16 April AT 09:00Z to 17 April AT 12:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 110 AT 14
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 80 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 10:00Z
   WINDS: 100 AT 18 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 60 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 12:00Z
   WINDS: 90 AT 20 GUST 27
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 50 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 15:00Z
   WINDS: 110 AT 21 GUST 28
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RA
   CLOUDS: 35 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 20:00Z
   WINDS: 80 AT 13 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RA
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 01:00Z
   WINDS: 20 AT 15 GUST 23
   VISIBILITY: 2.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RASN
   CLOUDS: 8 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 05:00Z
   WINDS: 340 AT 14 GUST 20
   VISIBILITY: 4.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SN
   CLOUDS: 10 OVC
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
CHIS WA 160845
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 1 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 161500
.
AIRMET IFR...ND SD MN WI LS MI
FROM 60SSE YWG TO 40SW SAW TO 30SSW GRB TO 30E RWF TO 50SSE RAP
TO 60NNW BFF TO 50NNW ISN TO 60SSE YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
.
OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...IFR ND SD MN WI LM LS MI
BOUNDED BY 50NNW ISN-70WNW YQT-80NE SAW-50SSE GRB-50SW EAU-40ESE
PIR-60NNW BFF-50NNW ISN
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
....
CHIT WA 160845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 161500
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AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI IL
FROM 60NW GFK TO 50ENE TVC TO JOT TO RZC TO OSW TO 50W LBL TO
GLD TO BFF TO 70SW RAP TO 60NW GFK
MOD TURB BLW 120. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
.
LLWS POTENTIAL...SD NE KS MN IA MO WI
BOUNDED BY 70SW BRD-60ESE EAU-50SSW DSM-40E SLN-50E HLC-50WSW
OBH-70SW BRD
LLWS EXP. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 18-21Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...TURB ND SD NE KS MN IA MO WI LM LS MI LH
IL IN
BOUNDED BY 60NW GFK-60NE DLH-40NW SSM-30N ECK-30E AXC-40ESE UIN-
30S SGF-50W LBL-GLD-BFF-70SW RAP-20ENE BIS-60NW GFK
MOD TURB BLW 120. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
....
CHIZ WA 160845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 161500
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AIRMET ICE...ND SD MN
FROM 60SE YWG TO 50S FAR TO 60WNW RAP TO 50NNW ISN TO 60SE YWG
MOD ICE BLW 120. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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AIRMET ICE...SD MN IA WI LM LS MI IL
FROM 60SE YWG TO 30NNE INL TO 50SW SSM TO 20SSE ORD TO 60SSE FSD
TO 60NNW BFF TO 60WNW RAP TO 50S FAR TO 60SE YWG
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL180. FRZLVL SFC-090. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z
THRU 21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-105 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 070 BOUNDED BY 20NW ISN-20S EAU-30SW GIJ-40N
      LOZ-40N HMV-20SSW HMV-GQO-50SSE LGC-30N IGB-20ENE ARG-50S
      IOW-20WNW FSD-40NNW ONL-70WSW DIK-20NW ISN
   SFC ALG 80SW DIK-30NNW PIR-70SE ABR-20S RWF-40ENE DSM-20E COU-
      20NNW DYR
   040 ALG 70NW RAP-70WNW ANW-30NW ANW-30NE FSD-30ESE FOD-40E
      DSM-20NW ARG
   080 ALG 20NNW GLD-60NNW OVR-30E OVR-40N MCI-30W BUM-30W OSW
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
!MSP 04/148 MSP NAV VOR/DME UNMONITORED 1404161400-1404161600
CREATED: 15 Apr 2014 22:32:00 SOURCE: MOCC
!MSP 01/136 MSP SVC RWY STATUS LGT SYSTEM IN OPERATION
1401161722-PERMCREATED: 16 Jan 2014 17:22:00 SOURCE: KPNMYFYX
!MSP 12/247 MSP AD DEPARTURES RWY 4 AND RWY 35 CHECK COMPASS HEADING
TO VERIFY CORRECT RWY DUE TO CLOSE PROXIMITY OF RWY ENTRY1312311507-1412312359CREATED: 31 Dec 2013 15:07:00 SOURCE: KPNMYFYX
!MSP 12/246 MSP TWY S VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT PARKED IN TWY S OBJECT
FREE AREA 1312311458-1412312359CREATED: 31 Dec 2013 14:58:00 SOURCE: KPNMYFYX
!MSP 12/244 MSP AD WILDLIFE HAZARD MIGRATORY BIRD ACTIVITY
1312311442-1412312359CREATED: 31 Dec 2013 14:42:00 SOURCE: MSP
!FDC 4/0861 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   RNAV (GPS) RWY 22, AMDT 1A...     CHANGE THRE 828 TO TDZE 828.   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 22, AMDT 1B.   1404111322-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 13:33:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0860 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   LOC RWY 4, AMDT 1A...     CHANGE THRE 828 TO TDZE 828.   THIS IS LOC RWY 4, AMDT 1B.   1404111322-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 13:33:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0859 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   LOC RWY 22, AMDT 1A...     CHANGE THRE 828 TO TDZE 828.   THIS IS LOC RWY 22, AMDT 1B.   1404111322-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 13:33:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0857 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   RNAV (GPS) RWY 4, AMDT 2A...     CHANGE THRE 832 TO TDZE 832.   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 4, AMDT 2B.   1404111322-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 13:33:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/7047 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   RNAV (GPS) RWY 4, AMDT 2A...     LNAV/VNAV DA 1277/ HATH 445 ALL CATS. VIS RVR 5000 ALL CATS.     FOR INOPERATIVE MALSR, INCREASE LPV CAT E VISIBILITY TO RVR     4000, LNAV/VNAV CAT E VISIBILITY TO 1 1/2 MILE, AND LNAV CAT E     VISIBILITY TO 1 1/4 MILE.     1404091140-1410091140ESTCREATED: 09 Apr 2014 11:42:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/5422 MSP IAP MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   ILS RWY 30L (CAT II), AMDT 45...     RA MINIMUMS NA.     1403101844-1409101844ESTCREATED: 10 Mar 2014 18:47:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/6673 MSP SID MINNEAPOLIS-ST PAUL INTL/WOLD-CHAMBERLAIN,
MINNEAPOLIS, MN.   WLSTN SIX DEPARTURE...     DEPARTURE CROSSING RESTRICTIONS: RWY 30L/R REQUIRES A CLIMB     GRADIENT OF 380 FT PER NM TO 3500.     1402060848-1408060848ESTCREATED: 06 Feb 2014 08:49:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KMSP - Minneapolis, Minnesota
Updated at 10:53 AM GMT on April 16, 2014 (5:53 AM CDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 160945
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 170400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 162200...OTLK VALID 162200-170400
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...LOW PRES OVER SCNTRL SD. COLD FNT SCNTRL SD-WRN KS. WM
FNT SCNTRL SD-SE IA. 21Z..LOW PRES OVER NW IA. COLD FNT NW IA-SE
NE-CNTRL KS. WM FNT NW IA-ECNTRL IA-CNTRL IL. 04Z..LOW PRES OVER
SE MN. COLD FNT SE MN-CNTRL IA-ERN KS. WM FNT SE MN-SRN WI-NRN
IN.
.
ND
OVC025-035 TOP 120 BKN CI. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHSN BR. E HLF WND NE
G25KT. 19Z BKN050. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
.
SD
W HLF...BKN035 TOP FL280. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RASN BR. WND NE
20G30KT. 17Z OVC045. WND N G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
NE...BKN050 OVC090 TOP FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 12Z BKN025. VIS
3-5SM -SN BLSN. WND NE 20G30KT. 18Z OVC040. OCNL BLSN.
OTLK...VFR.
SE...BKN100 TOP FL250. 16Z BKN040. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 20Z OVC030.
VIS 3-5SM -SN. WND N 20G30KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND BECMG 0103 VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...BKN045 TOP FL180. VIS 3-5SM -RASN. WND NW 25G40KT. 12Z
BKN080. WND NW 25G35KT. OTLK...VFR.
NCNTRL...OVC120 TOP FL250. 13Z BKN035 TOP FL180. OCNL VIS 3-5SM
-SHRASN. WND NW 20G30KT. 20Z OVC060 TOP 150. OTLK...VFR.
SCNTRL...BKN CI. 15Z BKN120 TOP FL250. WND NW 20G30KT.
OTLK...VFR.
ERN...BKN120 TOP FL250. 15Z BKN060. WND SW G25KT. 19Z SCT035
OVC050. WND NW 20G35KT. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND.
.
KS
NW...SCT150 BKN CI. AFT 10Z WND NW G25KT. 15Z SCT CI. WND N
25G35KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
SW...SCT CI. TIL 12Z WND S G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
E HLF...BKN CI. AFT 13Z WND SW 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
.
MN
NW...BKN090 TOP FL200. 15Z BKN020 OVC060. WDLY SCT -SHSN. WND NE
G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
ARROWHEAD...BKN CI. 15Z BKN070 TOP FL220. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
RMNDR NE...BKN120 TOP FL250. 13Z BKN035. WDLY SCT -SHSN. 15Z
BKN025. VIS 3-5SM -SH. WND E G25KT. OTLK...IFR CIG SN WND.
SW...OVC100 TOP FL280. WDLY SCT -SHRA. WND E G25KT. 15Z OVC025.
OCNL -RASN. 19Z OVC020. VIS 3-5SM -SN. OTLK...IFR CIG SN BECMG
0204 MVFR CIG.
SE...OVC080 TOP FL280. AFT 13Z WND SE 20G30KT. 19Z OVC050. VIS
3-5SM -RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
.
IA
NW...BKN120 TOP FL250. 15Z SCT070 OVC110. WND SW G25KT. 20Z
BKN035. WDLY SCT -SHRA. WND NW 20G35KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND.
NE...BKN120 TOP FL250. 15Z SCT050 BKN100. WND S G25KT. OTLK...VFR
WND.
SW...BKN120 TOP FL250. 16Z SCT060 BKN100. WND S 20G30KT.
OTLK...VFR WND.
SE...BKN CI. 15Z BKN160 TOP FL250. WND SE G25KT. 18Z SCT060
BKN110. WND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WND.
.
MO
NW...SCT CI. 13Z BKN CI. WND S 25G40KT. 20Z SCT080 SCT CI. WND S
20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
NE...SCT CI. 15Z BKN CI. WND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
SW...SCT CI. AFT 13Z WND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
SE...SCT CI. AFT 16Z WND S G25KT. OTLK...VFR.
.
WI
NW...SCT035 BKN080 TOP FL280. 12Z BKN020-030. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SN.
17Z BKN020. VIS 3-5SM -SN BR. OTLK...IFR CIG SN BR.
NE...BKN120 TOP FL250. 13Z BKN025. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SN. 17Z
BKN020. VIS 3-5SM -SN BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG SN BR.
SW...OVC060 TOP FL250. 15Z OVC035. OCNL -RASN. 10Z OVC025. VIS
3-5SM -SN. OTLK...MVFR CIG SN.
SE...BKN070 TOP FL250. AFT 16Z WND SE G25KT. OTLK...VFR RA.
.
LS UPR MI
W HLF...BKN CI. 13Z BKN100 TOP FL250. 16Z OVC035. VIS 3-5SM -SN.
OTLK...IFR CIG SN.
E HLF...SCT CI. 14Z BKN070 TOP FL250. 19Z OVC035. VIS 3-5SM -SN.
OTLK...MVFR CIG SN.
.
LM LWR MI LH
NRN LWR MI...SCT035. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. 14Z SCT060 OVC110 TOP
FL250. OTLK...MVFR CIG SN.
LM-WRN LWR MI...SKC. 16Z BKN110 TOP FL250. OTLK...VFR.
LH-RMNDR LWR MI...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
IL
EXTRM NRN...BKN110 TOP FL250. AFT 15Z WND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR
WND.
RMNDR...SCT CI. AFT 14Z WND S 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR.
.
IN
N HLF...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
S HLF...SCT CI. 15Z BKN160 TOP FL250. OTLK...VFR.
.
KY
SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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