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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
SPECI KRST 290023Z 11006KT 1 3/4SM -RA BR BKN006 OVC011 18/17 A2997 RMK AO2 SFC VIS 2 P0004 T01830172
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
TAF KRST 282330Z 2900/2924 12010KT 3SM RA BR BKN005 OVC015 TEMPO
     2900/2901 2SM +RA BR OVC004
     FM290100 13008KT 5SM -SHRA BR OVC010
     FM290600 15008KT 5SM BR VCSH OVC005
     FM291400 18010KT P6SM OVC007
     FM291700 20010KT P6SM BKN015 TEMPO 2920/2924 3SM TSRA
     BKN020CB=
Decoded:
ID: KRST   Rochester Munic, MN
REPORT TIME: 28 23:30
VALID TIME: 29 August AT 00:00Z to 29 August AT 24:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 120 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: RA_BR
   CLOUDS: 5 BKN
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
TEMPORARY WX FROM 00Z TO 01Z
   VISIBILITY: 2.0 MILES
   WEATHER: +RA_BR
   CLOUDS: 4 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 01:00Z
   WINDS: 130 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHRA_BR
   CLOUDS: 10 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 06:00Z
   WINDS: 150 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: BR_VCSH
   CLOUDS: 5 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WINDS: 180 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 7 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 17:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 15 BKN
TEMPORARY WX FROM 20Z TO 24Z
   VISIBILITY: 3.0 MILES
   WEATHER: TSRA
   CLOUDS: 20 BKN WITH CB
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
CHIS WA 282045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 4 FOR IFR VALID UNTIL 290300
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AIRMET IFR...ND SD MN IA MO WI IL
FROM 40ENE BIS TO 80SW GFK TO 30N EAU TO 30ESE ODI TO 50E UIN TO
40WNW IRK TO 40SSE FOD TO 40WSW FOD TO 60SSE FSD TO 40SE PIR TO
70SSE BIS TO 40ENE BIS
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...IFR ND SD NE MN IA WI LS MI
BOUNDED BY 50SSE YWG-40ESE BJI-70N RHI-40SSE RHI-20W IOW-40SSE
FOD-50SSW FSD-20WSW ANW-20SSE BIS-70SW YWG-50SSE YWG
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
....
CHIT WA 282045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 290300
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AIRMET TURB...ND SD NE KS MN IA WI LM LS MI LH
FROM 70NW MOT TO 30N INL TO SSM TO 20NW MBS TO 50WNW MSP TO
30WSW RWF TO 50WSW PWE TO 40SSE ICT TO 60W LBL TO GLD TO BFF TO
70SW RAP TO 60SSW ISN TO 70NW MOT
MOD TURB BTN FL260 AND FL410. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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CHIZ WA 282045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 3 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 290300
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AIRMET ICE...ND SD MN IA WI LM LS MI
FROM 60SE INL TO SAW TO 30N TVC TO 30WSW MKG TO 20WSW BAE TO 50SE
RWF TO 70SSE ABR TO 60W ABR TO 80WSW GFK TO 20WSW GFK TO 60SE INL
MOD ICE BTN 140 AND FL240. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...ICE ND SD MN WI LM LS MI LH
BOUNDED BY 40N GFK-YQT-60SE SSM-30SE FNT-20SSW GRR-60S BRD-20WNW
ABR-20WSW GFK-40N GFK
MOD ICE BTN 130 AND FL240. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 130-165 ACRS AREA
   160 ALG 20NW RZC-40SW SGF-20SE SGF-30NE ARG-30NE DYR
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
!RST 08/024 RST OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1033928) 440126.60N0923554.00W (8.1NM NNW RST) 1545.9FT (301.8FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1408250738-1409090738
CREATED: 25 Aug 2014 07:38:00 SOURCE: RST
!RST 08/018 RST OBST TOWER LGT (ASR 1205184) 440534.00N0922316.00W (12.1NM NNE RST) 1515.1FT (265.1FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1408141418-1408291418
CREATED: 14 Aug 2014 14:19:00 SOURCE: KPNMYFYX
A0006/09 NOTAMN
A) KRSTB) 0911191203C) PERME) QPICH CORRECT PLANVIEW: ALTERNATE MISSED APPROACH HOLDING INSET: REVISE FACILITY IDENT TEXT AFTER TYPE 116.6 ON R-260 RADIALTO ODI VICE UNK.CREATED: 12 Dec 2009 16:41:00 SOURCE: KRST
!FDC 4/0805 RST IAP ROCHESTER INTL, ROCHESTER, MN.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 31, AMDT 1...     CHANGE THRE 1304 TO TDZE 1304.   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 31, AMDT 1A.   1404111317-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 13:30:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0115 RST IAP ROCHESTER INTL, ROCHESTER, MN.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 20, AMDT 2...     LPV DA 1555     LNAV/VNAV DA 1603     LNAV HAT 355 ALL CATS.     CHART TDZE 1305 DELETE THRE 1282   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 20, AMDT 2A.   1404111227-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 12:34:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/0114 RST IAP ROCHESTER INTL, ROCHESTER, MN.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 2, AMDT 3...     LPV DA 1567     LNAV/VNAV DA 1592     LNAV HAT 343 ALL CATS.     CHART TDZE 1317 DELETE THRE 1315   THIS IS RNAV (GPS) RWY 2, AMDT 3A.   1404111227-PERMCREATED: 11 Apr 2014 12:34:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KRST - Rochester, Minnesota
Updated at 12:23 AM GMT on August 29, 2014 (7:23 PM CDT):
FA3W  
CHIC FA 290020 AMD
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 291300
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 290700...OTLK VALID 290700-291300
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...19Z LOW INVOF FSD. CDFNT ALG A FSD-HLC-LBL-AMA LN.
WRMFNT ALG A FSD-DSM-STL-30S PXV LN...CONTG AS A CDFNT ALG A 30S
PXV-30S HMV LN. 13Z LOW INVOF BRD. CDFNT ALG A BRD-OVR-20E SLN
END LN. WRMFNT ALG A BRD-DLL-30E PXV-BWG-30S HMV LN. CDFNT ALG A
90NE GFK-30N DPR-30N SHR LN.
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ND
W HLF...SCT050 SCT090. OTLK...VFR THRUT...SHRA NWRN SXNS.
NERN QTR...BKN040 TOPS 060. OTLK...VFR WRN SXNS...MVFR CIG ERN
SXNS.
SE QTR...BKN025 OVC045 TOPS 100. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS FL400.
02Z SCT-BKN050 BKN110 TOPS 130. OTLK...VFR THRUT...10Z MVFR CIG
ERN SXNS.
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SD...UPDT
W THIRD...SCT110 SCT150. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL THIRD...OVC040 LYRD FL200. OCNL -RADZ. 22Z OVC070.
OTLK...IFR BR.
NERN...OVC030 LYRD FL200. OCNL -DZ. 04Z VIS 4SM -DZ BR.
OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
SERN...OVC025 TOPS 100. WDLY SCT -TSRA. POSS SEV. CB TOP FL450.
02Z SCT030 BKN-SCT150 TOPS FL200.  OTLK...VFR 09Z IFR CIG BR.
.
NE
PNHDL...SCT060 BKN080 TOPS 150. OCNL VIS 4SM -RA BR. ISOL -TSRA.
CB TOPS FL400. BECMG 0003 SCT090. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...SCT070 SCT-BKN090 TOPS 160. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. 03Z SCT-BKN050 BKN120. WDLY SCT -TSRA ERN SXNS. OTLK...VFR
THRUT...TSRA ERN SXNS.
ERN...BKN030 BKN090 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS FL400. 04Z
OVC025 LYRD FL250. VIS 4SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA BR NRN
SXNS...MVFR CIG RA BR SRN SXNS.
.
KS
W HLF...SCT060 SCT-BKN100 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. 02Z SCT060 SCT-BKN130. OTLK...VFR.
E HLF...SCT060 SCT-BKN100 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. BECMG 01Z SCT-BKN060 BKN100. SCT -TSRA. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
.
MN
NWRN...SCT050 BKN070 TOPS 150. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 22Z BKN060. 05Z
BKN025. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
NERN...SCT040 SCT-BKN070 TOPS 110. BECMG 0003 BKN025 BKN050 LYRD
FL250. SCT -SHRA SRN SXNS. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA NRN SXNS...IFR
CIG SHRA SRN SXNS.
SWRN...BKN025 LYRD FL220. SCT -SHRA. 01Z OVC020. VIS 5SM -DZ BR.
OTLK...IFR CIG DZ BR.
SERN...BKN030 OVC070 LYRD FL220. SCT -SHRA. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB
TOPS FL400. BECMG 0104 OVC020. VIS 4SM IN SCT -SHRA. OTLK...IFR
CIG SHRA DZ BR.
.
IA
N HLF...BKN020 BKN050 LYRD FL180. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR CIG TSRA
BR.
S HLF...SCT020 BKN045 LYRD FL250. WDLY SCT -SHRA/-TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. 04Z OCNL VIS 5SM BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA BR.
.
MO
NRN QTR...SCT070 SCT-BKN CI. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS FL400. 02Z
SCT070 SCT-BKN130 TOPS 150. OTLK...VFR THRUT...TSRA WRN SXNS.
SERN QTR...SCT050. OTLK...MVFR BR.
RMNDR...SCT060 SCT-BKN120 TOPS 150. TIL 02Z ISOL -TSRA ERN SXNS.
OTLK...VFR THRUT.
.
WI
NW QTR...SCT040 SCT-BKN045 LYRD FL250. 00Z OVC020. SCT -SHRA.
OTLK...IFR CIG TSRA DZ BR.
SW QTR...SCT030 BKN045 LYRD FL250. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...IFR CIG SHRA
BR.
E HLF...SCT050 BKN090 TOPS 150. 00Z OVC035 LYRD FL250. SCT -TSRA.
CB TOPS FL400. OTLK...MVFR CIG TSRA.
.
LS UPR MI
SCT-BKN050 TOPS 070. 00Z SCT-BKN150 TOPS FL250. OTLK...VFR
THRUT...09Z MVFR CIG SHRA WRN SXNS.
.
LM LWR MI LH
N HLF...SCT050. 01Z SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SW QTR...SCT150 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR THRUT...SHRA WRN SXNS.
SE QTR...SCT050. 22Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
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IL
N THIRD...SCT-BKN045 BKN080 TOPS 120. WDLY SCT -TSRA WRN SXNS.
BECMG 0104 WDLY SCT -TSRA THRUT. OTLK...VFR TSRA.
RMNDR...SCT045 SCT-BKN150 TOPS 170. WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. OTLK...VFR TSRA THRUT EXC MVFR BR SRN SXNS.
.
IN
NRN...BKN035 TOPS 050. 02Z SCT080 OVC150 TOPS FL200. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL...SCT035 SCT080 SCT CI. 02Z BKN100 LYRD FL200. OTLK...VFR.
SRN...SCT050. OTLK...VFR.
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KY...UPDT
W HLF...SCT-BKN050 TOPS 150. TIL 02Z WDLY SCT -TSRA. CB TOPS
FL400. OTLK...VFR...09Z MVFR BR.
E HLF...SCT050. OTLK...MVFR BR.
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