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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
METAR KTVL 170753Z AUTO 00000KT 10SM CLR 04/01 A3005 RMK AO2 SLP136 T00440006 401941011
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
TAF KTVL 170520Z 1706/1806 VRB03KT P6SM SKC
     FM171800 20012G22KT P6SM SCT130 SCT180
     FM180300 20008KT P6SM SCT050 BKN120=
Decoded:
ID: KTVL   South Lake Taho, CA
REPORT TIME: 17  5:20
VALID TIME: 17 April AT 06:00Z to 18 April AT 06:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: CLEAR
NEW WX STARTING: 18:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 12 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 130 SCT
   CLOUDS: 180 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 03:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 8
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 50 SCT
   CLOUDS: 120 BKN
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
SFOS WA 170845
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 2 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET IFR...WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 30ENE HUH TO 20NNE BTG TO 60WNW OED TO 20SSE FOT TO 130WSW
ENI TO 140WSW FOT TO 110WNW ONP TO 140W TOU TO 30ENE HUH
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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AIRMET IFR...CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 20SSE FOT TO 20WSW ENI TO 20NE PYE TO 40NNW RZS TO 50WNW
TRM TO 40ESE MZB TO 210SW MZB TO 130WSW ENI TO 20SSE FOT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR/FG. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR CA ID MT WY
FROM 30NNW HVR TO 20NNE CZI TO 50ESE DLN TO 30WSW LKT TO 60SSE
GEG TO 50SSE YKM TO 20S FOT TO 70W OED TO 40SSE HQM TO 20NNW TOU
TO HUH TO 30NNW HVR
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z THRU 21Z.
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OTLK VALID 1500-2100Z...MTN OBSCN WA OR CA ID MT
BOUNDED BY 20WNW HUH-40SSE YQL-60WSW BIL-30W DLN-70S GEG-20S FOT-
70W OED-20SSE HQM-20NNW TOU-20WNW HUH
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 21Z.
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SFOT WA 170845
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 1 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET TURB...CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 40S LAS TO 20ENE EED TO BZA TO 20S MZB TO 210SW MZB TO
140SW SNS TO 40S LAS
MOD TURB BTN FL280 AND FL410. CONDS ENDG 12-15Z.
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SFOZ WA 170845
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 1 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 171500
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AIRMET ICE...WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 50WSW YXC TO 60SSE BKE TO 50SE DSD TO 130WNW FOT TO 100WNW
ONP TO 140W TOU TO 20W HUH TO 50WSW YXC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL200. FRZLVL 050-090. CONDS CONTG BYD 15Z
THRU 21Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 045-140 ACRS AREA
   080 ALG 130W FOT-30NNW DSD-40SSW PDT-50SW DNJ
   120 ALG 140WSW SNS-80SW PYE-30WNW PYE-40E ENI-40NNW FMG
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
!TVL 04/002 TVL OBST MOUNTAIN BEACON LGT 385200N1194750W (2NM E TVL) 7016FT (35FT AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1404092313-1404242313
CREATED: 09 Apr 2014 23:14:00 SOURCE: KRNOYFYX
!FDC 4/8821 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   GPS RWY 18, ORIG-A...     S-18 VIS 4 ALL CATS. CIRCLING VIS 4 ALL CATS. FLY VISUAL 172     DEGREES - 2.7 NM.     1403201719-1409201719ESTCREATED: 20 Mar 2014 17:21:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/8819 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   LDA/DME 2 RWY 18, AMDT 1B...   LDA/DME 1 RWY 18, AMDT 7B...     S-18 VIS 6 ALL CATS.     CIRCLING VIS 6 ALL CATS.     FLY VISUAL 172 DEGREES - 4.5 NM.     1403201719-1409201719ESTCREATED: 20 Mar 2014 17:20:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 4/3308 TVL ODP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
   TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES...     TAKE-OFF MINIMUMS: RWY 18, STANDARD WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 832'     PER NM TO 11500, OR 1700 - 3 WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 715' PER NM      TO 11500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS.     RWY 36, 300 - 2 OR STANDARD WITH MINIMUM OF 269' PER NM TO     6500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS.     DEPARTURE PROCEDURE: RWY 18, CLIMB HEADING 177  TO 7900 THEN     CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO INTERCEPT SWR R-133 TO SWR VOR/DME ...     RWY 36, CLIMB HEADING 357  TO INTERCEPT SWR R-113 TO SWR     VOR/DME ...     ... THEN PROCEED ON COURSE.     RWY 18,36, FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS: REMAIN WITH-IN 3NM,     CROSS SOUTH LAKE TAHOE AIRPORT AT OR ABOVE 12400 MSL THEN      PROCEED ON SWR R-127 TO SWR VOR/DME, INFORM ATC WHEN VCOA WILL      BE FLOWN.     ALL OTHER DATA REMAINS AS PUBLISHED.     1401211531-1407211531ESTCREATED: 21 Jan 2014 15:39:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 7:53 AM GMT on April 17, 2014 (12:53 AM PDT):
FA6W  
SFOC FA 170342 AMD
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 172100
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 171500...OTLK VALID 171500-172100
WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
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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...ALF...03Z UPR RDG OVR THE W CST STATES WITH RDG AXIS
EXTDG FM THE NRN CA CSTL WTRS TO TOU. 21Z SHRTWV TROF EXTDG N-S
ALG THE WRN FRINGE OF THE WA AND OR CSTL WTRS...MOV EWD. AT THE
SFC...03Z RDG OF HIGH PRES FM THE NRN CA CSTL WTRS INTO SW OR.
MOIST ONSHORE FLOW ALG THE NRN PAC CST. 21Z  CDFNT ALG A TOU-110W
ONP LN.
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WA CASCDS WWD
CSTLN...OVC015 LYRD FL250. VIS 3SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR CIG RA
BR...18Z MVFR CIG RA BR WND.
RMNDR...BKN020 OVC035 LYRD FL200. OCNL VIS 5SM -RA BR. BECMG 0608
SCT015 OVC025. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR
THRUT...18Z WND NRN SXNS.
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WA E OF CASCDS
W HLF...SCT060 BKN080-100 LYRD FL220. ISOL -SHRASN. 12Z SCT040
BKN060. OCNL -RA. OTLK...VFR RA...19Z MVFR CIG RA.
E HLF...BKN070 OVC100 LYRD FL220. BECMG 0709 BKN070 OVC110. OCNL
-RASN NRN SXNS. OTLK...VFR SHRA.
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OR CASCDS WWD
CSTLN...
  N HLF...BKN015-025 OVC045 TOPS 130. VIS 3-5SM -RADZ BR.
    OTLK...MVFR CIG RA DZ BR.
  S HLF...OVC060 TOPS 100. OTLK...VFR RA...18Z MVFR RA BR.
SWRN INTR...BKN100 TOPS 120. 07Z OVC070. OTLK...VFR.
RMNDR...SCT025 BKN045 TOPS 100 BKN CI. OCNL -RA NRN SXNS. BECMG
0710 OCNL -RA THRUT. BECMG 1214 SCT020 BKN030. OCNL -RA.
OTLK...MVFR CIG RA.
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OR E OF CASCDS
COLUMBIA BASIN...BKN050-060 OVC090 TOPS 130. WDLY SCT -SHRA WRN
SXNS. OTLK...VFR SHRA BECMG AFT 19Z MVFR CIG RA BR WRN SXNS...VFR
ERN SXNS.
RMNDR...SCT-BKN100 TOPS 120. OTLK...VFR.
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NRN CA...STS-SAC-TVL LN NWD
CSTL SXNS...
  CSTLN...SKC. BECMG 0911 OVC010 TOPS 020. VIS 4SM BR.
    OTLK...IFR CIG...18Z MVFR CIG.
  INLAND...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
SAC VLY...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
MTNS...SKC. OCNL SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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CNTRL CA
CSTL SXNS...
  CSTLN...
    N HLF...SKC. OCNL SCT010. OTLK...VFR.
    S HLF...SKC. BECMG 0406 BKN010 TOPS 020. 08Z VIS 3-5SM BR.
      OTLK...IFR CIG..18Z VFR.
  INLAND...SKC. 11Z OVC020 TOPS 025. VIS 3SM BR. OTLK...IFR CIG
    BR...16Z VFR.
SAN JOAQUIN VLY...SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 0608 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
MTNS...SCT-BKN CI. BECMG 0710 SKC. OTLK...VFR.
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SRN CA..VBG-NID-60NNW BIH LN SWD
CSTL SXNS...
  CSTLN...
    N THIRD...SKC. 10Z OVC010 TOPS 020. VIS 4SM BR. OTLK...MVFR
      CIG...20Z VFR.
    RMNDR...SCT015. BECMG 0406 OVC015 TOPS 025. OTLK...MVFR
      CIG...18Z VFR.
  INLAND...SKC. 12Z BKN010 TOPS 020 TOPS 025. VIS 3SM BR.
    OTLK...MVFR BR...18Z VFR.
INTR MTNS/DESERTS...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR.
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CSTL WTRS...UPDT
WA/NRN OR...OVC010-015 LYRD FL200. VIS 3-5SM -RA BR. OTLK...IFR
CIG RA WND.
SRN OR...BKN015-025 BKN090 TOPS 120. BECMG 0609 BKN015 OVC050.
WDLY SCT -SHRA NRN SXNS. OTLK...MVFR CIG SHRA.
NRN CA...BKN015 TOPS 025. BECMG 0710 OVC010-015. OTLK...VFR.
CNTRL CA...SKC. 06Z SCT010. BECMG 0912 BKN010-015 TOPS 025.
OTLK...IFR CIG...18Z MVFR CIG.
SRN CA...BKN015 TOPS 025. OTLK...MVFR CIG.
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BACKUP OF AWC DOMESTIC AIRMETS/SIGMETS AND FA/S BY AIR FORCE
PERSONNEL AT SCOTT AFB WILL BE FM 21Z APRIL 17 TO 04Z APRIL 18
2014. COORDINATION NUMBER IS 618-256-1394.
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