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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
METAR KRCA 171358Z AUTO VRB02KT 10SM CLR 16/08 A2996 RMK AO2 SLP137 T01570079 $
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
TAF KRCA 1711/1817 30009KT 9999 SCT100 QNH2991INS
      BECMG 1717/1718 15009KT 9999 SCT100 QNH2989INS
      TEMPO 1722/1724 13012KT TX27/1720Z TN10/1712Z=
Decoded:
ID: KRCA   Ellsworth AFB, SD
VALID TIME: 17 September AT 11:00Z to 18 September AT 17:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 300 AT 9
   CLOUDS: 100 SCT
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.91 IN HG
WX BECOMING FROM 17Z TO 18Z
   WINDS: 150 AT 9
   CLOUDS: 100 SCT
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.89 IN HG
TEMPORARY WX FROM 22Z TO 24Z
   WINDS: 130 AT 12
   COMMENTS: TX27/1720Z TN10/1712Z= 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
CHIS WA 170845
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 3 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET IFR...NE KS IA MO OK TX AR MS
FROM 20ENE OBH TO 40W DSM TO 20N COU TO 50W FAM TO 60WNW ARG TO
20WNW SQS TO 20ESE ELD TO 20SSE TXK TO 40SSW ICT TO 40W ICT TO
50ENE HLC TO 20ENE OBH
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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AIRMET IFR...MO LM MI LH IL IN KY TN AL
FROM 50WSW TVC TO 40NE MKG TO 40S ASP TO 20SW FNT TO 30SW DXO TO
FWA TO CVG TO HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO 50WNW MSL TO 50SSE FAM TO 50W
FAM TO 20N COU TO 30NW BDF TO 30WNW GIJ TO 50WSW TVC
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 15-18Z.
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AIRMET IFR...MN IA WI
FROM 40ESE DLH TO 20S RHI TO 20W GRB TO 20SE BAE TO 50SSW BAE TO
30WNW DBQ TO 50NW EAU TO 40ESE DLH
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR/FG. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...KY TN
FROM HNN TO HMV TO GQO TO LOZ TO HNN
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 15-18Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...IFR NE KS IA MO OK
BOUNDED BY 40W DSM-30NNE COU-60NNE DYR-20WNW DYR-60W ARG-TUL-
70ESE SLN-40NW SLN-50NW PWE-20SW OVR-40W DSM
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
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CHIT WA 170845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET TURB...MN WI LS MI
FROM 50ENE INL TO YQT TO 60WNW SSM TO 20SE SAW TO 40WNW SAW TO
70E DLH TO 70NNE DLH TO 50ENE INL
MOD TURB BLW 030. CONDS DVLPG 09-12Z. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU
21Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...TURB MN WI LM LS MI LH
BOUNDED BY 50W YQT-30ESE YQT-30ESE SSM-70SSE SSM-50ENE GRB-80E
DLH-50W YQT
MOD TURB BLW 030. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
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CHIZ WA 170845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET ICE...MN WI LM LS MI LH
FROM 70SE YWG TO 30N INL TO YQT TO SSM TO YVV TO 40SSW YVV TO
40SE ASP TO 40E RHI TO 40NW RHI TO 20E DLH TO 20WSW INL TO 60W
INL TO 70SE YWG
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL200. FRZLVL 070-090. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z
ENDG BY 21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 060-150 ACRS AREA
   080 ALG 50WNW INL-20WNW SAW-40NNE TVC-30SSW YVV
   120 ALG 60NE ISN-60SSE FAR-30NNE MCW-40NW DBQ-40NE FWA
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
M1815/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QNNXXA)  KRCAB)  201409170133C)  201409200200E)  RUNWAY 31 TACAN CHECKPOINT SIGN IS NOT LIT DURING HOURS OFDARKNESSCREATED: 17 Sep 2014 01:36:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1807/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QMKTTA)  KRCAB)  201409161338C)  201409192359E)  PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT WORKING NORTH OF SPOT 14 TO 80 ROW DURINGDAYLIGHT HOURS FOR EDGE LIGHT REPAIR. TALLEST PIECE OF EQUIPMENT IS10 FEET TALL.CREATED: 16 Sep 2014 13:38:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1787/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QICXXA)  KRCAB)  201409151242C)  201411150200E)  RCA ILS HAS NO SCHEDULED MP TIMES. RCA ILS MP AS REQUIRED &INITIATED BY THE REMOTE MAINTENANCE CENTER (RMCCREATED: 15 Sep 2014 12:44:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1786/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QICXXA)  KRCAB)  201409151241C)  201411150200E)  ILS/RADAR: RADAR- NO NOTAM MP 0730-1300Z++ THUR, FRI (3000/5+1CREATED: 15 Sep 2014 12:42:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1704/14 NOTAMR M1703/14
Q)  /QMKTTA)  KRCAB)  201409031254C)  201410032359E)  PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT LOCATED ON 80 ROW DURING DAYLIGHT HOURS FOR PAVEMENT REPAIR OPERATIONS. MAX HEIGHT OF EQUIPMENT IS 12 FEETTALL.CREATED: 03 Sep 2014 12:58:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1681/14 NOTAMR M1520/14
Q)  /QMKTTA)  KRCAB)  201408281242C)  201410132359E)  4 INCH HOLE LOCATED 50 FEET EAST OF SPOT 80 CENTERLINE, 5 FEET  NORTH OF SPOT 80 EDGELINECREATED: 28 Aug 2014 12:44:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1680/14 NOTAMR M0744/14
Q)  /QMXXXA)  KRCAB)  201408281242C)  201410132359E)  NON STANDARD TAXILANE EDGE MARKING LOCATED ALONG TAXILANE ALPHA MIDDLE; MARKING DIMENSIONS SHOULD BE 15 FOOT MARKINGS WITH 25 FOOT GAPS IN-BETWEEN EACH MARKINGCREATED: 28 Aug 2014 12:43:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1679/14 NOTAMR M1581/14
Q)  /QOLASA)  KRCAB)  201408281241C)  201410132359E)  OBSTACLE HAZARD (OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS OUT OF SERVICE): 2 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 430 FEET EAST FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 1315 FEET NORTHEAST OF RUNWAY 31 THRESHOLD, 61 FEETAGL; 2 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1250 FEET EAST FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 1600 FEET NORTHEAST OF RUNWAY 31 THRESHOLD, 50 FEET AGL; 5 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 2045 FEET EAST FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 2775 FEET NORTHEAST OF RUNWAY 31 THRESHOLD, 50 FEET AGL; 6 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1760 FEET FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 2045-3065 FEET EAST OF RUNWAY31/13, 65 FEET AGL; 2 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1965 FEET FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE 2045 FEET EAST OF RUNWAY 31/13 MIDFIELD, 50 FEET AGL; 1 OBSTRUCTION LIGHT LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1345FEET FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 2480-4080 FEET NORTHEAST OF RUNWAY31/13 MIDFIELD, 50 FEET AGL; 2 OBSTRUCTION LIGHTS LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 1600 FEET FROM RUNWAY 31/13 CENTERLINE, 1140-2900 FEET WEST OF RUNWAY 31 THRESHOLD, 110 FEET AGLCREATED: 28 Aug 2014 12:42:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1614/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QMXLCA)  KRCAB)  201408191559C)  201409301330E)  TAXIWAY ALPHA CLOSED FROM NORTH OF SPOT 12 THROUGH NORTH OF SPOT14 FOR CONSTRUCTION.  PERSONNEL AND EQUIPMENT WORKING DURING DAYLIGHTHOURS,  TALLEST EQUIPMENT IS APPROXIMATELY 10 FEET TALL.CREATED: 19 Aug 2014 16:08:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1474/14 NOTAMR M1296/14
Q)  /QOBTTA)  KRCAB)  201408042042C)  201409302359E)  OBSTACLE HAZARD: 30 ROW TAXILANE RESTRICTED TO AIRCRAFT WITH AWINGSPAN OF 120 FEET OR LESS.  40 ROW TAXILANE RESTRICTED TO AIRCRAFTWITH A WINGSPAN OF 108 FEET OR LESSCREATED: 04 Aug 2014 20:42:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1416/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QFTASA)  KRCAB)  201408011303C)  201410250200E)  RUNWAY 31/13 RUNWAY VISUAL (RVR) EQUIPMENT UNSERVICEABLECREATED: 01 Aug 2014 13:05:00 SOURCE: KRCA
M1183/14 NOTAMR M1153/14
Q)  /QMRXXA)  KRCAB)  201407181815C)  201409270200E)  FIRST 4000 FEET OF RUNWAY 31 AND FIRST 3000 FEET OF RUNWAY 13CENTERLINE MARKINGS OBSCURED BY RUBBER DEPOSITSCREATED: 18 Jul 2014 18:16:00 SOURCE: KRCA
L0169/14 NOTAMN
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KRCAB)  201409151303C)  201409192359E)  SPOT 109 CLOSED FOR MUNITIONSCREATED: 15 Sep 2014 13:03:00 SOURCE: KRCA
L0158/14 NOTAMR L0157/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  KRCAB)  201408191430C)  201410151330E)  SPOTS 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86 & 87 CLOSEDCREATED: 19 Aug 2014 14:30:00 SOURCE: KRCA
Forecast Area
KRCA - Ellsworth AFB, South Dakota
Updated at 1:58 PM GMT on September 17, 2014 (7:58 AM MDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 170945
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 180400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 172200...OTLK VALID 172200-180400
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...SFC LOW NWRN KS WITH WRM FNT TO SERN KS AND TROF TO W
CNTRL SD. CDFNT XTRM NERN ND TO SFC LOW NERN MN/ONTARIO BRDR TO
SERN LS. SFC HIGH E CNTRL IN. JTSTS NRN MN-LS AND SWRN ND-NRN MO.
04Z QSTNRY FNT NWRN KS-SERN KS. SFC HIGH SRN LM. CDFNT NERN
ND-CNTRL WI-SRN LH.
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ND
NERN...SCT-BKN060 TOPS 140. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SKC-SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
SD
SERN...SCT-BKN060 LYRD FL250. 16Z SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SCT130 SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
.
NE
PNHDL...SCT130 SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
N CNTRL...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
S CNTRL...CIG OVC020 TOPS 050. VIS 4SM BR. 15Z SCT045. 17Z SKC.
OTLK...VFR.
ERN...OVC030 TOPS 080. OCNL VIS 3SM BR. 15Z SCT040. 19Z SCT050.
OTLK...VFR.
.
KS
WRN...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...BKN030 TOPS 140. VIS 4SM BR. 15Z SCT-BKN060. 21Z SCT050.
OTLK...VFR.
ERN...SCT-BKN050 OVC070 TOPS FL260. TIL 13Z ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. TIL 16Z OCNL VIS 4SM BR. 17Z SCT-BKN050. OTLK...VFR TSRA
SERN.
.
MN
NWRN...SCT120. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...SCT030 OVC120 TOPS FL270. 20Z SCT030 BKN060. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...SCT070. 16Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
SRN...SCT-BKN080 TOPS 110. 13Z SCT080. OTLK...VFR.
.
IA
NRN...BKN080 TOPS 130. TIL 13Z OCNL VIS 5SM BR. 18Z BKN050.
OTLK...VFR.
SRN...BKN070 TOPS FL180. TIL 13Z OCNL VIS 5SM BR. 14Z BKN050.
OTLK...VFR.
.
MO
NRN...BKN070 TOPS FL180. ISOL -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP FL450. 14Z
BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
W CNTRL-SWRN...SCT-BKN050 OVC070 TOPS FL260. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB
TOP FL450. TIL 15Z OCNL VIS 5SM BR. 17Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR 02Z
TSRA.
E CNTRL-SERN...SCT-BKN050 OVC070 TOPS FL260. TIL 13Z OCNL VIS 4SM
BR. 12Z ISOL -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP FL420. 20Z BKN050. OTLK...VFR.
.
WI
NRN...SKC-SCT120. OCNL VIS 3SM BR. 13Z SCT060 BKN100 TOPS FL200.
20Z WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR TIL 01Z SHRA.
CNTRL...SCT025. OCNL VIS 4SM BR. 13Z SCT060 SCT090. OTLK...VFR.
SRN...SCT020. OCNL VIS 4SM BR. 13Z SCT060. OTLK...VFR.
.
LS UPR MI
LS...OVC030 LYRD FL240. -RA. BECMG 1619 OVC035. OTLK...MVFR CIG
02Z VFR.
UPR MI...SCT025 BKN100 LYRD FL240. BECMG 1720 OVC025. WDLY SCT
-SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG TIL 00Z SHRA.
.
LM LWR MI LH
NRN LM/NRN LWR MI/LH...BKN080 TOPS 160. OTLK...VFR SHRA NRN LM
NWRN LWR MI.
SRN LM...SKC. 15Z SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
SRN LWR MI...SKC. OCNL VIS 3SM BR. 14Z SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
.
IL
NWRN...SCT090. OTLK...VFR.
NERN...SCT020. TIL 13Z OCNL VIS 3SM BR. 14Z SCT080. OTLK...VFR.
SWRN...SCT020. OCNL VIS 4SM BR. 13Z BKN050 TOPS FL200.
OTLK...VFR.
SERN...SCT020. VIS 4SM BR. 14Z SCT120. OTLK...VFR.
.
IN
SCT020. VIS 3SM BR. 13Z SCT040. 16Z SCT040 BKN070 TOPS FL200.
OTLK...VFR.
.
KY
WRN...SCT015. OCNL VIS 4SM BR. 14Z SCT150. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...SCT020. TIL 13Z VIS 4SM BR. 15Z SCT150. OTLK...VFR.
ERN...CIG OVC015 TOPS 060. VIS 4SM BR. 14Z SCT030 BKN040. 17Z
SCT045. OTLK...VFR.
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