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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
METAR KRDU 261251Z 03007KT 1 1/4SM -DZ BR BKN005 OVC010 08/07 A2968 RMK AO2 SFC VIS 2 1/2 SLP050 P0000 T00830072 $
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
KRDU 261120Z 2612/2712 VRB03KT 2SM BR OVC003
     FM261600 36006KT 6SM BR OVC015
     FM262100 36006KT P6SM BKN025
     FM270200 02004KT P6SM SCT050 BKN250=

Decoded:
ID: KRDU   Raleigh-Durham, NC
REPORT TIME: 26 11:20
VALID TIME: 26 April AT 12:00Z to 27 April AT 12:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: 2.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 3 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 16:00Z
   WINDS: 360 AT 6
   VISIBILITY: 6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 21:00Z
   WINDS: 360 AT 6
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 25 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 02:00Z
   WINDS: 20 AT 4
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 50 SCT
   CLOUDS: 250 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
MIAS WA 261135 AMD
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 2 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 261500
.
AIRMET IFR...NC SC GA WV VA AND CSTL WTRS...UPDT
FROM HNN TO 30NNE RIC TO 20E ECG TO 100SE ECG TO 40SE ILM TO
30ENE CHS TO IRQ TO 40NE MCN TO 30SSW VXV TO HMV TO HNN
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 15-18Z.
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AIRMET IFR...GA FL AND CSTL WTRS...UPDT
FROM 40S GQO TO 40ENE MCN TO 40NNE CRG TO 30NNE OMN TO 50SW CRG
TO CTY TO 70SSW TLH TO 70SSE CEW TO 60SE SJI TO 40W CEW TO 50SW
PZD TO 40S GQO
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 15-18Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...NC SC GA WV MD VA
FROM 40ESE AIR TO 20WNW CSN TO 30NNE GSO TO 20SSE SPA TO ATL TO
GQO TO HMV TO HNN TO 40ESE AIR
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z ENDG 15-18Z.
....

MIAT WA 260845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 261500
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AIRMET TURB...NC SC GA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM HMV TO 50ENE ILM TO 60S SAV TO 50SW PZD TO GQO TO HMV
MOD TURB BLW 080. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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AIRMET TURB...NC MA RI NY NJ PA WV MD DC DE VA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20SSW HAR TO 80S HTO TO 190SSE ACK TO 160SE SIE TO 190ESE
ECG TO 40ESE ECG TO 60S RIC TO HMV TO HNN TO 20SSW HAR
MOD TURB BTN FL240 AND FL340. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
.
LLWS POTENTIAL...SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 30SE CLT-60SSW ILM-OMN-20ESE CTY-20W IRQ-30SE CLT
LLWS EXP. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...TURB NC SC GA AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 30SSW VXV-40WNW ILM-130SE ILM-130SSE ILM-170SSE ILM-
40W PZD-LGC-GQO-30SSW VXV
MOD TURB BTN FL300 AND FL390. CONDS DVLPG 15-18Z. CONDS CONTG
THRU 21Z.
....

MIAZ WA 260845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 261500
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AIRMET ICE...NC NJ PA OH WV MD DC DE VA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 30SSW EWC TO 110SSE HTO TO 160ESE ACK TO 200SE ACK TO 160SE
SIE TO 170E ECG TO 80ESE ECG TO 50SSW ECG TO 60ENE RDU TO 20N RDU
TO 20N HMV TO HNN TO 30SSW EWC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL210. FRZLVL 040-100. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z
ENDG 18-21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 080-160 ACRS AREA
   120 ALG 30S GQO-30ESE ODF-40SE FLO-130SSE ILM
....

SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
!RDU 04/240 RDU RWY 5R/23L CLSD 1504271100-1504272130
CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 04:40:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 04/239 RDU NAV ILS RWY 23L GP OUT OF SERVICE 1504261800-1505061800
CREATED: 24 Apr 2015 17:50:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!RDU 04/231 RDU RWY 5R ALS OUT OF SERVICE 1504261800-1505261800
CREATED: 23 Apr 2015 18:00:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!RDU 04/130 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1005185) 355635.00N0784840.00W (4.1NM NNW RDU) 813.6FT (419.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1504131258-1504281258
CREATED: 13 Apr 2015 13:00:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 04/129 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1046100) 354957.00N0784631.00W
(2.8NM SSE RDU) 590.9FT (213.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE1504131248-1504280839CREATED: 13 Apr 2015 12:49:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 04/101 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1036564) 355325.00N0784444.00W (2.2NM ENE RDU) 631.2FT (179.1FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1504120240-1505120240
CREATED: 12 Apr 2015 02:41:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 02/097 RDU TWY A2 CLSD 1502091319-1505091500
CREATED: 09 Feb 2015 13:19:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 07/070 RDU NAV ILS RWY 23L OM DECOMMISSIONED 1407041939-PERM
CREATED: 04 Jul 2014 19:38:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 07/068 RDU NAV ILS RWY 5R OM DECOMMISSIONED 1407041922-PERM
CREATED: 04 Jul 2014 19:24:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!RDU 03/192 RDU OBST COOLING TOWER LGT 353801N0786723W (16NM SW RDU)
784FT (523FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1403131409-1505312359ESTCREATED: 13 Mar 2014 14:09:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!FDC 5/6237 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL,
RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.RNAV (GPS) RWY 32, ORIG...CHANGE MISSED APPROACH TO READ: CLIMB ON COURSE 322 TO KALSE, THENCLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO 2200 DIRECT DUHAM AND HOLD. NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 3/4 SM NOT AUTHORIZED..1501231340-1507221325ESTCREATED: 23 Jan 2015 13:40:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/4492 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL,
RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.ILS OR LOC RWY 23L, AMDT 8A...LOCALIZER UNUSABLE FOR COUPLED APPROACHES FROM 2.0 NM TOTHRESHOLD..1501161511-1507151511ESTCREATED: 16 Jan 2015 15:12:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/1338 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL, RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.
VOR RWY 23L, AMDT 14D...MISSED APPROACH:  CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 2600 ON RDU R-087 TO ZEBULINT/RDU 19.64 DME AND HOLD.1411072157-1505062157ESTCREATED: 07 Nov 2014 21:57:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 12:51 PM GMT on April 26, 2015 (8:51 AM EDT):
FA2W  
MIAC FA 261141 AMD
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 270300
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 262100...OTLK VALID 262100-270300
NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS E OF 85W
.
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...09Z SFC LOW NR 35N 71W WITH CDFNT EXTDG ALG LN FM SFC
LOW-ILM-SPA-CHA-40S MEM. 03Z SFC LOW NR 34N 70W. CDFNT EXTDG ALG
LN FM SFC LOW-SAV-MGM-JAN.
.
NC
MTNS...BKN060 TOPS 080. VIS 5SM BR. 13Z BKN050 TOPS 060.
OTLK...VFR 00Z MVFR CIG.
PIEDMONT...BKN020 TOPS 040. VIS 3SM BR. 13Z BKN025. VIS 4SM BR.
17Z BKN035 TOPS 090. OTLK...VFR.
CSTL PLAINS...OVC010 TOPS 040. VIS 5SM BR. 14Z BKN010. WDLY SCT
-SHRA. 18Z SCT020 BKN050 TOPS 060. OTLK...VFR 00Z IFR CIG.
.
SC
MTNS...BKN010 TOPS 020. VIS 3SM BR. 12Z BKN015. VIS 5SM BR. 16Z
BKN070 TOPS 090. OTLK...VFR.
PIEDMONT...BKN015 TOPS 040. 14Z SCT025. 18Z BKN060 TOPS 080. ISOL
-TSRA. CB TOPS FL350. OTLK..VFR TSRA TIL 23Z.
CSTL PLAINS...BKN015 TOPS 030. 14Z SCT025. 17Z SCT050. WND W
G25KT. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 01Z.
.
GA
NRN 1/3...BKN040 TOPS 080. TIL 14Z VIS 5SM BR. 16Z SCT050. WND W
G25KT. OTLK...VFR WND TIL 00Z.
CNTRL 1/3...BKN015 TOPS 030. TIL 13Z VIS 3SM BR. 16Z BKN045 TOPS
060. ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS FL350. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 23Z.
SRN 1/3...SCT010. VIS 4SM BR. 12Z SCT015. 16Z SCT040. AFT 18Z
ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS FL350. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 23Z.
.
FL
PNHDL...UPDT
WRN...BKN015 TOPS 020. OCNL VIS 5SM BR. 14Z SCT100 BKN CI. 18Z
BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
ERN...BKN010 TOPS 020. VIS 3SM BR. 13Z SCT025. 18Z SCT040.
OTLK...VFR.
NRN PEN...BKN025 TOPS 040. VIS 5SM BR. ISOL -SHRA. 14Z SCT040 BKN
CI. WDLY SCT -TSRA. OCNL VIS 3SM TSRA. CB TOPS FL400. OTLK...VFR
TSRA TIL 23Z.
CNTRL PEN...SCT020 BKN CI. 11Z SCT025 BKN100 TOPS 130. ISOL
-SHRA. 15Z BKN050 TOPS 080. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. WND W G25KT. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 00Z.
SRN PEN...SCT CI. 14Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
.
CSTL WTRS
ATLC WTRS...
NC...OVC010 TOPS 060. VIS 3SM -RA BR. 18Z BKN025 TOPS 040. WND NW
G25-30KT. OTLK...MVFR CIG WND.
SC/GA...BKN015 TOPS 030. WND SW G25KT. 15Z BKN025 TOPS 040. WND W
G25KT. 18Z BKN CI. 20Z SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
FL...
N OF PBI...SCT-BKN CI. 16Z BKN050 TOPS 070. AFT 18Z WDLY SCT
-SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOPS FL400. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 00Z.
S OF PBI...SCT CI. 14Z SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
GULF WTRS E OF 85W...
N OF SRQ...SCT025 SCT CI. 18Z SCT030 BKN150 TOPS FL180. ISOL
-TSRA. CB TOPS FL400. OTLK...VFR TSRA TIL 00Z.
S OF SRQ...SKC. 14Z SCT025. WND SW G25KT. OTLK...VFR WND TIL 23Z.
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