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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
METAR KNID 301656Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 30/03 A2988 RMK AO2 SLP092 T03000033
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
TAF KNID 2823/2923 11006G14KT 9999 SKC QNH2989INS WND 060V170
      BECMG 2900/2902 20007KT QNH2990INS
     FM291300 VRB05KT 9999 FEW270 QNH2984INS WND 12006G12KT AFT
      2918
      BECMG 2922/2923 19010G18KT 9999 SCT270 QNH2982INS WND
      150V220
      T18/2913Z T39/2923Z
      LAST NO AMDS AFT 2905
      NEXT 0215=
Decoded:
ID: KNID   China Lake (NAF, CA
VALID TIME: 28 August AT 23:00Z to 29 August AT 23:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 110 AT 6 GUST 14
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.89 IN HG
   COMMENTS: WND 060V170 
WX BECOMING FROM 00Z TO 02Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 7
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.90 IN HG
NEW WX STARTING: 13:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 5
   CLOUDS: 270 FEW
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.84 IN HG
   COMMENTS: WND 12006G12KT AFT 2918 
WX BECOMING FROM 22Z TO 23Z
   WINDS: 190 AT 10 GUST 18
   CLOUDS: 270 SCT
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.82 IN HG
   COMMENTS: WND 150V220 T18/2913Z T39/2923Z LAST NO AMDS AFT 2905 NEXT 0215= 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
SFOS WA 301445
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 3 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 302100
.
AIRMET IFR...CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20E PYE TO 30NNW RZS TO 40E RZS TO 40E LAX TO 60ESE MZB TO
20S MZB TO 190SW MZB TO 50SW OAK TO 20E PYE
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS ENDG 18-21Z.
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AIRMET IFR...WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 70WNW TOU TO 30SW HUH TO 20SSE SEA TO 20NNE EUG TO 30SSW
EUG TO 70SW OED TO 50SE FOT TO 150SW SNS TO 140WSW FOT TO 110WNW
ONP TO 70WNW TOU
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 21Z THRU 03Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR
FROM YDC TO 30SW YKM TO 40SSW DSD TO 30N OED TO 70WNW OED TO HQM
TO TOU TO 20W HUH TO YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 21Z THRU 03Z.
....
SFOT WA 301445
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 2 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 302100
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AIRMET TURB...CA NV
FROM 100SSE LKV TO 60SSW BAM TO 20W BTY TO 20NNW CZQ TO SAC TO
30ESE RBL TO 100SSE LKV
MOD TURB BLW 140. CONDS DVLPG 18-21Z. CONDS CONTG BYD 21Z ENDG
00-03Z.
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OTLK VALID 2100-0300Z...TURB WA OR AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY HUH-PDT-40SE LKV-20S EUG-60SW EUG-120WNW ONP-140W TOU-
HUH
MOD TURB BTN FL270 AND FL370. CONDS DVLPG 21-00Z. CONDS CONTG
THRU 03Z.
....
SFOZ WA 301445
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 2 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 302100
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NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 080-180 ACRS AREA
   120 ALG 150W ONP-20NNE OED-40NW REO-40W BOI
   160 ALG 140WSW SNS-80WSW SNS-30SW CZQ-60SSW OAL-40WNW BTY
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
M0348/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QFALCA)  KNIDB)  201408290330C)  201409021430E)  AERODROME CLOSED FROM 29AUG14Z 0400Z, WILL REOPEN 02SEP14Z 1430Z.EXCEPT FOR PPR'S AND PRIOR APPROVED/COORDINATED AIRCRAFT.CREATED: 29 Aug 2014 03:30:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0347/14 NOTAMR M0342/14
Q)  /QMXLCA)  KNIDB)  201408271540C)  201411241700E)  TAXIWAY ECHO CLOSED BETWEEN ALPHA AND RWY21 SOUTH OF RWY21 FROM18AUG14 TO 13FEB15.CREATED: 27 Aug 2014 15:38:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0346/14 NOTAMR M0343/14
Q)  /QMRLCA)  KNIDB)  201408261924C)  201410312300E)  RUNWAY 14/32 CLOSED FROM 19AUG2014  TO  31OCT2014.CREATED: 26 Aug 2014 19:24:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0345/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QMHASA)  KNIDB)  201408261505C)  201411241500E)  RUNWAY ARRESTING GEAR 1 (SHORT FIELD RWY 21) DECERTIFIED.CREATED: 26 Aug 2014 15:06:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0340/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KNIDB)  201408181623C)  201410131430E)   HOT PITS UNVAILABLE DUE TO CONSTRUCTION ON TAXIWAY ECHO FROM18AUG14 TO 13FEB15.CREATED: 18 Aug 2014 16:24:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0319/14 NOTAMR M0317/14
Q)  /QFALCA)  KNIDB)  201408061630C)  201409021430E)  AERODROME CLOSED FROM 29AUG14 TO 01SEP14. THE AIRFIELD WILLREOPEN 02SEP2014 1430 (0730L).CREATED: 06 Aug 2014 16:29:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0311/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QFUXXA)  KNIDB)  201407291950C)  201410010500E)  CHINA LAKE WILL BE SWITCHING JET FUEL OVER FROM JP-8 TO F-24STARTING 01AUG14.CREATED: 29 Jul 2014 19:57:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0308/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QLPXXA)  KNIDB)  201407251437C)  201410231400E)  PRECISION APPROACH PATH INDICATOR ON RWY 26/08 OUT OF SERVICEUNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.CREATED: 25 Jul 2014 14:44:00 SOURCE: KNID
M0252/14 NOTAMR M0117/14
Q)  /QMXLCA)  KNIDB)  201406031630C)  201408312230E)  TAXIWAY HOTEL CLOSED.CREATED: 03 Jun 2014 16:30:00 SOURCE: KNID
Forecast Area
KNID - China Lake, California
Updated at 4:56 PM GMT on August 30, 2014 (9:56 AM PDT):
FA6W  
SFOC FA 301045
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 310500
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 302300...OTLK VALID 302300-310500
WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
.
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...UPR LVL RIDGE EXTDS FROM ERN MT SWD ACRS ERN WY INTO
CO AND UT. AN UPR LVL TROF EXTDS FROM WRN WA-OR SWD INTO NRN CA.
UPR LVL TROF WILL MOVE ESEWD OVR WRN US DURG FCST PD BECMG A
BROAD UPR LVL TROF OVR WRN US BY 05Z.
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WA CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS
CSTLN-INLAND...BKN-OVC010-020 TOPS 120. WDLY SCT -SHRA.
   OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
PUGET SOUND-INTR VLY...BKN020 OVC030 TOPS 120. WDLY SCT -SHRA.
   BECMG 2023 SCT030 BKN050. ISOL -SHRA. OTLK...VFR.
CASCDS...BKN-OVC035-050 TOPS 120-140. ISOL -SHRA.
   OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
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WA E OF CASCDS
SCT150 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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OR CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS
CSTLN-INLAND...BKN-OVC010-020 TOPS 120. ISOL -SHRA BECMG 2023
   WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA BECMG 0205 IFR CIGS.
WILLAMETTE VLY/SWRN INTR...SCT025 SCT-BKN035-050 BKN-OVC080 TOPS
   120. BECMG 2023 ISOL -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS.
CASCDS...SCT OCNLY BKN040-060 BKN080 TOPS 120-140. ISOL -SHRA.
   OTLK...VFR.
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OR E OF CASCDS
SCT100-120 SCT-BKN150 LYRD FL240. OTLK...VFR.
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NRN CA...STS-SAC-TVL LN NWD
CSTL SXNS...
   FOT NWD...OVC010 TOPS 015-020. BECMG 1720 SCT010-015.
      OTLK...VFR.
   S OF FOT...BKN CI. BECMG 1114 SCT-BKN010 TOPS 015 ENDG BY 17Z.
      OTLK...VFR.
SAC VLY...BKN-SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
SHASTA-SISKIYOUS-NERN CA...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
NRN SIERRAS...BKN CI. BECMG 2023 WIND W 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND
   DMSHG 02Z-05Z.
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CNTRL CA
CSTL SXNS...
   CSTLN...OVC-BKN010 TOPS 015 BKN CI ABV. BECMG 1720 SCT010 BKN
      CI. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0205 OVR SRN PTNS IFR CIGS.
   INLAND...OVC010 TOPS 015. BECMG 1417 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
SAN JOAQUIN VLY...BKN-SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
SRN SIERRAS...BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
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SRN CA..VBG-NID-60NNW BIH LN SWD
CSTL SXNS
CSTLN...OVC010 TOPS 015 OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. BECMG 1720 SCT010.
   OTLK...VFR.
INLAND...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
INTR MTNS AND DESERTS...SKC OCNL FEW CI. BECMG 2023 OVR NRN VLYS
   WIND 20G30KT. OTLK...VFR WIND NRN PTNS BECMG VFR 02Z-05Z ELSW
   VFR.
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CSTL WTRS
WA-OR PTNS...SCT-BKN010 BKN035-050 BKN080-100 TOPS 150 BKN CI.
   WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIGS SHRA.
CA CSTL WTRS...BKN-OVC010 TOPS 015. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...
   MVFR CIGS BR BECMG 0205 IFR CIGS BR.
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