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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
METAR KRDU 052351Z 03009G18KT 4SM -RA BR BKN011 OVC014 02/M01 A3019 RMK AO2 RAB04 SLP223 P0000 60042 T00171006 10039 20017 51054
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
KRDU 060006Z 0600/0624 03010G18KT 3SM -RAPL BR OVC010
     FM060300 03011G17KT 5SM BR OVC006
     FM060600 02011G17KT P6SM BKN015 OVC050
     FM061200 03011KT P6SM FEW020=
Decoded:
ID: KRDU   Raleigh-Durham, NC
REPORT TIME:  5 23:40
VALID TIME: 6 March AT 00:00Z to 6 March AT 24:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 30 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RAPL_BR
   CLOUDS: 10 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 03:00Z
   WINDS: 30 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 6 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 06:00Z
   WINDS: 20 AT 11
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 15 BKN
   CLOUDS: 50 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 12:00Z
   WINDS: 30 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 20 FEW
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
MIAS WA 052045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 4 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 060300
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AIRMET IFR...NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS
FROM HMV TO 30ENE ECG TO 110ESE ECG TO 40S CHS TO 30WNW RSW TO
110W PIE TO 140S CEW TO 40ENE CEW TO 50SW PZD TO GQO TO HMV
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...NC SC GA
FROM 40SSE PSK TO SPA TO ATL TO GQO TO HMV TO 40SSE PSK
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z ENDG 03-06Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...IFR NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 150SE SIE-170ESE ECG-80ESE CHS-30E ORL-40N EYW-90WSW
PIE-50ENE TLH-20S CAE-50NE RDU-90E ORF-150SE SIE
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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MIAT WA 052045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 4 FOR TURB AND LLWS VALID UNTIL 060300
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...SEE SIGMET WHISKEY SERIES...
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AIRMET TURB...NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20NE ECG TO 30SE CHS TO 50SSE CTY TO 100SSE SJI TO 40W CEW
TO 50SW PZD TO GQO TO HMV TO 20NE ECG
MOD TURB BTN FL270 AND FL380. CONDS ENDG 00-03Z.
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AIRMET TURB...NC SC GA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 160SE SIE TO 190ESE ECG TO 130SSE ILM TO 50SSE SAV TO 30NNE
ATL TO 30S PSK TO 20NE ECG TO 160SE SIE
MOD TURB BLW 100. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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LLWS POTENTIAL...NC SC AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 60W ECG-70E ECG-130SSE ECG-20SE CHS-20NW CAE-60W ECG
LLWS EXP. CONDS ENDG 21-00Z.
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MIAZ WA 052045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 060300
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AIRMET ICE...NC SC GA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20NE ECG TO 50SSE ECG TO 30E AMG TO 50WNW PZD TO GQO TO HMV
TO 20NE ECG
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL220. FRZLVL SFC-120. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
ENDG 06-09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...ICE NC SC GA AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 110E ORF-130ESE ECG-100SE CHS-30E AMG-40S MCN-30SE
SPA-50SSE LYH-20NE ECG-110E ORF
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL220. FRZLVL SFC-120. CONDS ENDG 06-09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM SFC-165 ACRS AREA
   MULT FRZLVL BLW 110 BOUNDED BY 60SE JFK-160SE SIE-40WSW ILM-
      60S LGC-GQO-HMV-40N LYH-40NNW SBY-60SE JFK
   SFC ALG 30W ATL-SPA-50E RDU-30WNW ECG
   040 ALG 30SSE LGC-40E ATL-30NW IRQ-30WNW ILM-120E ORF
   080 ALG 50SE SJI-40WSW PZD-40SSW IRQ-40SE ILM-140E ECG-180E
      ECG
   120 ALG 100SSE SJI-40W SAV-90SSE ILM-140SE ECG-190ESE ECG
   160 ALG 90SW SRQ-120ENE PBI-200ENE PBI
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
MIAW WS 051656 SIGMET WHISKEY 1 VALID UNTIL 052056 NC SC VA AND CSTL WTRS FROM 50SE SBY TO 90ESE ECG TO 30ENE CAE TO ODF TO 20NNW LYH TO 50SE SBY OCNL SEV TURB BLW 080. DUE TO STG LOW LVL WNDS. RPTD BY ACFT. CONDS CONTG BYD 2056Z. .... MIAW WS 052053 SIGMET WHISKEY 2 VALID UNTIL 060053 NC SC VA AND CSTL WTRS FROM RIC TO 70SSE SBY TO 110SSE ECG TO 50E CHS TO 20SW SPA TO RIC OCNL SEV TURB BLW 080. RPTD BY ACFT. CONDS CONTG BYD 0053Z. ....
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
!RDU 03/013 RDU AIRSPACE UNMANNED ACFT WITHIN AN AREA DEFINED AS 1NM RADIUS OF RDU356018 SFC-400FT DLY 1400-2300 1503031400-1503072300
CREATED: 02 Mar 2015 16:44:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 02/408 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1030359) 355245.30N0785056.40W (3.0NM W RDU) 623.0FT (219.2FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1502272346-1503140500
CREATED: 27 Feb 2015 23:46:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 02/359 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1001697) 354721.10N0784044.50W (7.4NM SE RDU) 783.8FT (364.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1502261116-1503131116
CREATED: 26 Feb 2015 11:16:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 02/316 RDU TWY F BTN TWY J AND NORTH HOLDING PAD CLSD 1502241824-1503111700
CREATED: 24 Feb 2015 18:24:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 02/279 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1046100) 354957.00N0784631.00W (2.8NM SSE RDU) 590.9FT (213.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1502201852-1503071501
CREATED: 20 Feb 2015 18:55:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 02/157 DIW NAV DME OUT OF SERVICE 1502131423-1503072000EST
CREATED: 13 Feb 2015 14:23:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!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 11:51 PM GMT on March 05, 2015 (6:51 PM EST):
FA2W  
MIAC FA 051845
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 061300
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 060700...OTLK VALID 060700-061300
NC SC GA FL AND CSTL WTRS E OF 85W
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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...UPR TROF AXIS EXTDS FM UPR MI-SE MO AND WL MOV EWD
RCHG SE QUE-ERN KY BY 06Z AND WL MOV OFSHR BY 12Z. VRY STG SWLY
FLOW PRECEDES THE TROF FM THE OH VLY TO THE NERN US. CDFNT EXTDS
FM SE VA CSTL WTRS THRU CNTRL NC-FL PNHDL. FNT WL CONT MOVG SEWD
AND BY 12Z WL EXTD FM WELL OFF THE FL ATLC CST SWWD THRU S CNTRL
FA-SE GLFMEX.
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NC
MTNS...OVC030-040 LYRD FL240. OCNL VIS 3SM -RASN BR. 00Z
OVC030-040 TOPS 080 BKN CI. 03Z BKN-SCT040-050. OTLK...VFR.
PIEDMONT...OVC015-025 LYRD FL240. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. 03Z
BKN030-040 TOPS 070. OTLK...VFR.
CSTL PLAIN...
NRN SXNS...OVC010-020 LYRD FL220. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. 23Z VIS
3SM -PLRA. BECMG 0306 BKN020-030 BKN100 TOPS 150. OTLK...MVFR
CIG..11Z VFR.
SRN SXNS...SCT-BKN040 TOPS 080 BKN CI. BECMG 2100 BKN010-020
OVC100 TOPS FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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SC
MTNS...OVC020-030 LYRD FL220. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA BR. BECMG 0003
BKN040 TOPS 080 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
PIEDMONT...BKN015-025 OVC100 TOPS FL220. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA.
03Z BKN040 TOPS 070 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
CSTL PLAIN...SCT-BKN040 TOPS 080 SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 2100
BKN010-020 OVC100 TOPS FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA. BECMG 0306
BKN-OVC015-025 TOPS 060 BKN CI. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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GA
NRN...OVC020-030 LYRD FL220. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA BR. BECMG 0003
BKN030-040 TOPS 070 BKN CI. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SWRN...OVC010-020 BKN100 TOPS FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA BR. 01Z
BKN020-030 TOPS 060. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SERN...SCT-BKN030-040 TOPS 070 SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 2100 BKN015-025
BKN100 TOPS FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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FL
PNHDL...BKN015-025 BKN080 TOPS 120. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA. 00Z
BKN015-025 TOPS 070. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
NRN PEN...SCT-BKN040 TOPS 070. BECMG 0205 BKN015-025 BKN080 TOPS
120. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SRN PEN...SCT040. 00Z FEW040. OTLK...VFR BECMG AFT 09Z MVFR CIG
WRN SXNS.
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CSTL WTRS
ATLC WTRS...
NC/SC/GA...SCT-BKN030-040 TOPS 070 SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 0003
BKN015-025 BKN100 TOPS FL200. OCNL VIS 3-5SM -SHRA. ISOL -TSRA.
CB TOPS FL350. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
NERN FL...SCT-BKN040 TOPS 070 SCT-BKN CI. 04Z BKN020-030 BKN070
TOPS 120. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
SERN FL...SCT040. OTLK...VFR.
GULF WTRS E OF 85W...
N OF PIE...SCT-BKN030 TOPS 100. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB
TOPS FL350. BECMG 0104 BKN015-025 BKN070. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR
CIG.
S OF PIE...SKC. OCNL SCT040. OTLK...VFR BECMG AFT 09Z MVFR CIG.
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