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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
METAR KRDU 221951Z VRB03KT 10SM SCT023 BKN075 BKN110 BKN250 28/22 A3012 RMK AO2 SLP193 TCU DSNT ALQDS T02780217 $
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
KRDU 221926Z 2219/2318 VRB05KT P6SM VCSH SCT025 BKN050
     FM230200 VRB04KT P6SM BKN060
     FM230800 22003KT 3SM BR SCT005
     FM231300 23005KT P6SM SCT015
     FM231700 23007KT P6SM VCSH BKN040=
Decoded:
ID: KRDU   Raleigh-Durham, NCAMENDMENT

REPORT TIME: 22 19:26
VALID TIME: 22 July AT 19:00Z to 23 July AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 5
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
   CLOUDS: 50 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 02:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 4
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 60 BKN
NEW WX STARTING: 08:00Z
   WINDS: 220 AT 3
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR
   CLOUDS: 5 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 13:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 5
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 15 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 17:00Z
   WINDS: 230 AT 7
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 40 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
MIAS WA 222045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 3 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 230300
.
NO SGFNT IFR EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
AIRMET MTN OBSCN...NC SC GA
FROM 40SSE PSK TO 20ENE CLT TO ATL TO GQO TO HMV TO 40SSE PSK
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z
AREA 1...IFR NC SC GA VA AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 70SSE SBY-60SE ECG-60ENE ILM-50ENE CHS-40S SAV-30WSW
IRQ-50SW RIC-70SSE SBY
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS CONTG THRU
09Z.
.
AREA 2...IFR NC SC GA FL
BOUNDED BY HMV-40E MCN-50SW PZD-GQO-HMV
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS CONTG THRU
09Z.
....
MIAT WA 222045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 230300
.
NO SGFNT TURB EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
....
MIAZ WA 222045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 230300
.
NO SGFNT ICE EXP OUTSIDE OF CNVTV ACT.
.
FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 145-165 ACRS AREA
   160 ALG 100E PBI-150ENE TRV-220ENE TRV
   160 ALG 30NNW RDU-20SSW GSO-30ENE GQO
....
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
!RDU 07/320 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1001697) 354721.10N0784044.50W (7.4NM SE RDU) 784FT (365FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407220547-1408060547
CREATED: 22 Jul 2014 05:48:00 SOURCE: RDU
!RDU 07/311 RDU NAV ILS RWY 5L OUT OF SERVICE 1407211645-1407242000EST
CREATED: 21 Jul 2014 16:47:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!RDU 07/300 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1005257) 355954.50N0784413.30W (7.7NM NNE RDU) 542FT (270FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407210736-1408050736
CREATED: 21 Jul 2014 07:39:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 07/293 RDU SVC MICROBURST/WINDSHEAR DETECTION SYSTEM NOT AVBL 1407201740-1407232000EST
CREATED: 20 Jul 2014 17:42:00 SOURCE: AOCC
!RDU 07/216 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1008551) 354807.00N0784856.00W (4.8NM SSW RDU) 789FT (419FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407150053-1407300053
CREATED: 15 Jul 2014 00:52:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 07/190 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1046100) 354957.00N0784631.00W (2.8NM SSE RDU) 591FT (214FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407131230-1407281230
CREATED: 13 Jul 2014 12:30:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 07/127 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1289673) 355008.20N0784629.00W (2.6NM SSE RDU) 644.0FT (254.9FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407091414-1407241414
CREATED: 09 Jul 2014 14:15:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!RDU 07/110 RDU OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1005185) 355635.00N0784840.00W (4.1NM NNW RDU) 813FT (420FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1407081231-1407231231
CREATED: 08 Jul 2014 12:34:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!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 04/107 RDU NAV ILS RWY 5L MM DECOMMISSIONED 1404091209-PERM
CREATED: 09 Apr 2014 12:09:00 SOURCE: KRDUYFYX
!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
!RDU 12/022 RDU NAV ILS RWY 23L LLZ UNUSBL CPD APCH 2 NM TO THR
CREATED: 01 Dec 2010 22:54:00 SOURCE: KMIVYFYX
!FDC 4/2407 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL, RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.
   VOR RWY 32, AMDT 3C...     CHANGE MISSED APPROACH TO READ:  CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO 2200 ON     RDU R-351 TO DUHAM INT AND HOLD.     CHART NOTE: HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 3/4 SM NOT     AUTHORIZED. THIS IS VOR RWY 32, AMDT 3D.     1407181727-PERMCREATED: 18 Jul 2014 17:36:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/4502 RDU SID RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL, RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.
   PACKK SEVEN DEPARTURE...     ROANOKE TRANSITION: NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH      SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS, ROA VOR OUT OF SERVICE.     1401281230-1407281230ESTCREATED: 28 Jan 2014 12:32:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3987 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL, RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.
   VOR RWY 23L, AMDT 14D...     CHANGE MISSED APPROACH TO READ:  CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 2600 VIA     RDU R-087 TO ZEBUL INT AND HOLD.     1401231845-1407231845ESTCREATED: 23 Jan 2014 18:48:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3986 RDU IAP RALEIGH-DURHAM INTL, RALEIGH/DURHAM, NC.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 32, ORIG...     CHANGE MISSED APPROACH TO READ:  CLIMB TO 2200 VIA 322 COURSE     TO KALSE, THEN RIGHT TURN DIRECT DUHAM AND HOLD.  NOTE:      HELICOPTER VISIBILITY REDUCTION BELOW 3/4 SM NOT AUTHORIZED.     1401231845-1407231845ESTCREATED: 23 Jan 2014 18:48:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KRDU - Raleigh-Durham Airport, North Carolina
Updated at 7:51 PM GMT on July 22, 2014 (3:51 PM EDT):
FA2W  
MIAC FA 221745
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 231200
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 230600...OTLK VALID 230600-231200
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.
.
SYNOPSIS...18Z STNR FNT NERN NC-CNTRL SC-SW GA-SE TX. HI PRES WRN
NC. HI PRES E-W ACRS CNTRL FL. UPR LVL LOW PRES OVR SJI. UPR LVL
TROF SRN PTNS NC CSTL WTRS-GA CSTL WTRS-SW FL. 06Z HI PRES SW NC.
STNR FNT NERN NC-CNTRL SC-SW GA-SE TX. UPR TROF NC CSTL
WTRS-CNTRL FL. 12Z TROF SE PA-SE VA-ERN NC. STNR FNT DAV-SW
GA-LOW PRES NR MSY. HI PRES SW NC. HI PRES RDG SRQ-TRV.
.
NC
MTNS
NRN...OVC040-050 LYRD 150. WDLY SCT -SHRA TOP FL220. 20Z SCT
-SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. OTLK...VFR SHRA 09Z MVFR BR.
SRN...BKN070 OVC110 TOP 150. ISOL -SHRA TOP FL220. 21Z WDLY SCT
-SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 02Z WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR
09Z IFR CIG BR.
PIEDMONT
NRN...BKN045 OVC070 TOP FL220. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP
FL380. 01Z SCT070 BKN CI. 04Z OVC030. OTLK...MVFR CIG 08Z MVFR
CIG BR 10Z IFR CIG BR.
SRN...BKN035 OVC080 TOP FL220. ISOL -SHRA. 20Z BKN060. WDLY SCT
-SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 04Z OVC035 TOP 120. OTLK...MVFR CIG BR
10Z IFR CIG BR.
CSTL PLAIN
NRN...SCT030 BKN060 TOP 160. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP
FL400. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
SRN...BKN025 BKN060 TOP FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP
FL400. OTLK...VFR 08Z IFR CIG BR.
.
SC
MTNS...OVC035-040 TOP 150. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 20Z BKN060. WDLY SCT
-SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 02Z BKN060 TOP 100. OTLK...VFR
09Z MVFR BR.
PIEDMONT...BKN020 OVC045 TOP FL180. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 19Z SCT025
BKN045. SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 03Z SCT025 BKN100.
OTLK...IFR BR 08Z IFR CIG BR.
CSTL PLAIN...BKN015-025 OVC060 TOP FL220. SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA.
CB TOP FL450. 20Z BKN015 OVC040 TOP FL250. SCT-NMRS SHRA/TSRA. CB
TOP FL450. 03Z SCT025 BKN100 TOP FL200. OTLK...VFR 10Z MVFR CIG.
.
GA
NRN...BKN035 OVC080 TOP FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 20Z BKN045. SCT
-SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL380. 02Z BKN045 TOP 100. 05Z SCT025
BKN045. OCNL VIS 3-5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR BR 09Z IFR CIG BR.
SW-SCNTRL...BKN035 OVC100 TOP FL250. SCT -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP
FL420. 02Z SCT040 SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR 08Z MVFR BR.
SERN...SCT035 BKN CI. 20Z SCT035 BKN150 TOP FL220. WDLY SCT
-SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP FL400. 01Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
.
FL
PNHDL...SCT030 BKN045 TOP FL250. SCT -SHRA/TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
01Z SCT025 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR 10Z MVFR CIG TSRA.
NRN PEN...BKN020-030 TOP 150. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. CB TOP
FL400. 23Z BKN045. WDLY SCT -SHRA/ISOL -TSRA. 01Z SCT050.
OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL PEN...SCT030 BKN060 TOP 150. ISOL -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP
FL350. 01Z SCT030 SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SRN PEN-KEYS...BKN040 OVC100 TOP FL250. SCT-NMRS SHRA/TSRA. CB
TOP FL450. 02Z SCT030 SCT150. OTLK...VFR 10Z SHRA.
.
CSTL WTRS
ATLC WTRS
NRN NC...SCT025 SCT060 BKN120 TOP FL180. ISOL -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOP
FL350. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SCT025 BKN045 OVC100 TOP FL250. SCT TSRA. CB TOP FL450.
OTLK...VFR TSRA.
GULF WTRS E OF 85W
N OF SRQ...SCT050. ISOL -SHRA TOP FL250. OTLK...VFR.
S OF SRQ...BKN040 OVC100 TOP FL250. SCT-NMRS SHRA/TSRA. CB TOP
FL450. 02Z SCT030 SCT150. OTLK...VFR 10Z SHRA.
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