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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
METAR KTVL 282153Z AUTO 20010G16KT 10SM CLR 28/00 A3021 RMK AO2 SLP167 T02780000
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
TAF KTVL 281723Z 2818/2918 05007KT P6SM FEW120 SCT180
     FM281900 20012G22KT P6SM OVC180
     FM290400 20010KT P6SM BKN180 WS020/22035KT
     FM291000 20015G25KT P6SM SCT180
     FM291700 20025G35KT P6SM SCT100 SCT150=
Decoded:
ID: KTVL   South Lake Taho, CA
REPORT TIME: 28 17:23
VALID TIME: 28 August AT 18:00Z to 29 August AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 50 AT 7
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 120 FEW
   CLOUDS: 180 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 19:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 12 GUST 22
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 180 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 04:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 10
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 180 BKN
   COMMENTS: WS020/22035KT 
NEW WX STARTING: 10:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 15 GUST 25
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 180 SCT
NEW WX STARTING: 17:00Z
   WINDS: 200 AT 25 GUST 35
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   CLOUDS: 100 SCT
   CLOUDS: 150 SCT
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
SFOS WA 282045
AIRMET SIERRA UPDT 4 FOR IFR AND MTN OBSCN VALID UNTIL 290300
.
AIRMET IFR...OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM 150WNW FOT TO FOT TO 140WSW FOT TO 150WNW FOT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS DVLPG 00-03Z. CONDS CONTG
BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
AIRMET IFR...CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM FOT TO 30WNW ENI TO 20SE PYE TO 20WSW SNS TO 60SSE SNS TO
80WSW RZS TO 150SW RZS TO 140WSW FOT TO FOT
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM BR. CONDS DVLPG 00-03Z. CONDS CONTG BYD
03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR ID MT WY
FROM 50SW YQL TO SHR TO 20ENE DDY TO 30SSE BOY TO 40NNW JAC TO
BOI TO 70ENE PDT TO 50W EPH TO 30SSE YDC TO 50SW YQL
MTNS OBSC BY FU/HZ. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET MTN OBSCN...WA OR
FROM 30SSE YDC TO 50W EPH TO 50WSW YKM TO 60S HQM TO 20NNW HQM
TO 20W TOU TO HUH TO 30SSE YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
.
OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z
AREA 1...IFR WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY 20W HQM-40S HQM-20W ONP-70WSW OED-FOT-140WSW FOT-160W
HQM-20W HQM
CIG BLW 010/VIS BLW 3SM PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
.
AREA 2...MTN OBSCN WA OR CA
BOUNDED BY 30SE YDC-50W EPH-50WSW YKM-30S EUG-50E FOT-20S FOT-
90SW EUG-20WNW TOU-HUH-30SE YDC
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/PCPN/BR. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
.
AREA 3...MTN OBSCN CA
BOUNDED BY 50E FOT-30WSW SAC-30ENE SNS-20SW SNS-20S PYE-20S FOT-
50E FOT
MTNS OBSC BY CLDS/BR. CONDS DVLPG 03-06Z. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
....
SFOT WA 282045
AIRMET TANGO UPDT 3 FOR TURB VALID UNTIL 290300
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AIRMET TURB...WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
FROM YDC TO 70WSW YXC TO 140WSW ENI TO 140WSW FOT TO 140W TOU TO
YDC
MOD TURB BTN FL280 AND FL420. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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AIRMET TURB...WA OR CA ID MT NV AND CSTL WTRS
FROM YDC TO 50WSW YXC TO 50ESE YXC TO MLP TO PDT TO 40SSW FMG TO
30WSW OAL TO 20NNW CZQ TO PYE TO 40SSE FOT TO 70WSW OED TO 30SSW
HQM TO 30NNW TOU TO YDC
MOD TURB BLW 150. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...TURB WA OR CA ID MT NV AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY YDC-40SW YQL-30SSE FCA-60NNE BKE-30ESE FMG-20WSW BTY-
60ENE EHF-20S PYE-30S FOT-20S HQM-30NNW TOU-YDC
MOD TURB BLW 150. CONDS CONTG THRU 09Z.
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SFOZ WA 282045
AIRMET ZULU UPDT 6 FOR ICE AND FRZLVL VALID UNTIL 290300
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AIRMET ICE...WA OR CA ID MT AND CSTL WTRS
FROM YDC TO 20S YXC TO 20NNE MLP TO 80NW REO TO 30SSE DSD TO
40SSE OED TO 140WSW FOT TO 160WNW ONP TO 30N TOU TO YDC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL230. FRZLVL 100-120. CONDS CONTG BYD 03Z
THRU 09Z.
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OTLK VALID 0300-0900Z...ICE WA OR CA ID MT AND CSTL WTRS
BOUNDED BY YDC-50WSW YXC-50SW YQL-60SE FCA-80NW REO-40S DSD-60S
FOT-150WSW FOT-140W TOU-YDC
MOD ICE BTN FRZLVL AND FL230. FRZLVL 100-120. CONDS CONTG THRU
09Z.
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FRZLVL...RANGING FROM 085-175 ACRS AREA
   120 ALG 140WSW FOT-30SE ONP-60NNE GEG-70SW YXC
   160 ALG 140WSW SNS-20N MOD-60S FMG
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
!FDC 5/4246 TVL ODP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
TAKEOFF MINIMUMS AND (OBSTACLE) DEPARTURE PROCEDURES AMDT 7...TAKE-OFF MINIMUMS: RWY 18, STANDARD WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 832 FEETPER NM TO 11500, OR 1700 - 3 WITH MINIMUM CLIMB OF 715 FEET PER NMTO 11500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMB IN VISUAL CONDITIONS. RWY 36, 300 - 2 ORSTANDARD WITH MINIMUM OF 269 FEET PER NM TO 6500, 6200-6 FOR CLIMBIN VISUAL CONDITIONS. DEPARTURE PROCEDURE: RWY 18, CLIMB HEADING177 TO 7900 THEN CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO INTERCEPT SWR R-133 TO SWRVOR/DME ... RWY 36, CLIMB HEADING 357 TO INTERCEPT SWR R-113 TO SWRVOR/DME ... ... THEN PROCEED ON COURSE. RWY 18,36, FOR CLIMB INVISUAL CONDITIONS: REMAIN WITHIN 3NM, CROSS SOUTH LAKE TAHOEAIRPORT AT OR ABOVE 12400 FT MSL THEN PROCEED ON SWR R-127 TO SWRVOR/DME, INFORM ATC WHEN VCOA WILL BE FLOWN. ALL OTHER DATA REMAINSAS PUBLISHED.1508181542-1602141542ESTCREATED: 18 Aug 2015 15:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/9504 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 172DEGREES - 2.7 NM..1503041604-1508311604ESTCREATED: 04 Mar 2015 16:07:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/9503 TVL IAP LAKE TAHOE, SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, CA.
LDA/DME 1 RWY 18, AMDT 7B...LDA/DME 2 RWY 18, AMDT 1B...S-18 VIS 6 ALL CATS. CIRCLING VIS 6 ALL CATS. FLY VISUAL 172DEGREES - 4.5NM.1503041604-1508311604ESTCREATED: 04 Mar 2015 16:07:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
KTVL - South Lake Tahoe, California
Updated at 9:53 PM GMT on August 28, 2015 (2:53 PM PDT):
FA6W  
SFOC FA 281945
SYNOPSIS AND VFR CLDS/WX
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 291400
CLDS/WX VALID UNTIL 290800...OTLK VALID 290800-291400
WA OR CA AND CSTL WTRS
.
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...ALF..RIDGE ACRS INTER MOUNTAIN REGION OF CONUS. STG
TROF ERN PAC EXTDG FROM SW BC TO NR 37N137W. MOD SWLY FLOW ACRS
WA-OR-NRN CA AND ADJ CSTL WTRS. LIGHT SWLY FLOW ELSW. TROF WILL
LIFT NEWD INTO PAC NW CSTL WTRS BY 14Z.
SFC..WK STNR FNT SW WA-OR CSTL WTRS. TROF LEE OF CASCDS TROF
INLAND CA VLYS. STG CDFNT MOVG INTO OR/NRN CA CSTL WTRS AND BY
14Z WILL EXTD FROM W CNTRL OR-NWRN CA-CNTRL CA CSTL WTRS.
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WA CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS...SCT025 BKN050 TOP 140. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 0003 BKN010
OVC050 TOP FL240. -RA. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA.
PUGET SOUND-INTR VLY...SCT-BKN060 TOP 140. BECMG 0104 BKN010
OVC050 TOP FL240. -RA. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA.
CASCDS...BKN065 TOP FL240. WDLY SCT -SHRA. 04Z OVC050. VIS 3-5SM
-RA BR. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA BR.
.
WA E OF CASCDS
SCT100 BKN150 LYRD FL240. ISOL -SHRA. ERN PTNS VIS 3-5SM FU HZ.
ELSW FU ALF. 03Z BKN120. WDLY SCT -SHRA. OTLK...VFR SHRA...ERN
PTNS MVFR FU HZ.
.
OR CASCDS WWD
CSTL SXNS...SCT050 SCT-BKN120 TOP FL240. WDLY SCT -SHRA. SRN PTNS
OCNL FU ALF THRUT PD. BECMG 0407 SCT025 BKN040. SCT -SHRA.
OTLK...MVFR SHRA...08Z MVFR CIG SHRA.
WILLAMETTE VLY...SCT050 SCT-BKN120 TOP FL240. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG
07Z SCT025 BKN040. SCT -SHRA. OTLK...MVFR SHRA...11Z MVFR CIG
SHRA.
SWRN INTR...SCT070 SCT-BKN150 TOP FL240. ISOL -SHRA. FU ALF THRUT
PD. FU TOP 080. OTLK...VFR SHRA...12Z WND.
CASCDS...SCT080 SCT-BKN150 TOP FL240. ISOL -SHRA. FU ALF THRUT
PD. FU TOP 080. OTLK...VFR SHRA...12Z SRN PTNS WND.
.
OR E OF CASCDS
N HLF...SCT-BKN150 LYRD FL240. ISOL -SHRA. ERN PTNS VIS 3-5SM FU
HZ. ELSW FU ALF. OTLK...VFR SHRA...ERN PTNS MVFR FU HZ.
S HLF...SCT150 BKN CI. OCNL FU ALF. FU TOP 150. OTLK...VFR...12Z
WND.
.
NRN CA...STS-SAC-TVL LN NWD
CSTL SXNS...
 N HLF...SCT150 BKN CI. OTLK...VFR...09Z MVFR CIG SHRA WND.
 S HLF...SCT CI. 06Z BKN010 TOP 025. OTLK...MVFR CIG...10Z MVFR
CIG SHRA.
SAC VLY...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SHASTA-SISKIYOUS-NERN CA...SCT150 BKN CI. VIS 3-5SM FU HZ. FU TOP
120. OTLK...VFR...12Z SHRA WND.
NRN SIERNEV...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR...09Z WND.
.
CNTRL CA
CSTL SXNS...
 CSTLN...SCT010 SCT CI. 06Z BKN010 TOP 025. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
 INLAND...SCT CI. OTLK...VFR BECMG 0911 IFR CIG.
SAN JOAQUIN VLY...SCT-BKN CI. OTLK...VFR.
SRN SIERNEV...SKC. ERN PTNS TIL 02Z SCT140. OTLK...VFR...13Z WND.
.
SRN CA..VBG-NID-60NNW BIH LN SWD
CSTL SXNS...
 CSTLN...SKC. OTLK...VFR...12Z IFR CIG BR.
 INLAND...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
INTR MTNS-MOJAVE-SRN DESERTS...SCT120. ERN PTNS ISOL -TSRA. CB
TOP FL450. 02Z SKC. OTLK...VFR.
IMPERIAL-COACHELLA VLYS...SKC. OTLK...VFR.
.
CSTL WTRS
WA...SCT025 BKN050 TOP 140. ISOL -SHRA. BECMG 0003 BKN010 OVC050
TOP FL240. VIS 3-5SM -RA. OTLK...MVFR CIG RA...SRN PTNS IFR CIG
RA BR.
OR...SCT050 SCT-BKN120 TOP FL240. WDLY SCT -SHRA. BECMG 0407
BKN010 OVC040. VIS 3-5SM -RA. WND S 25KT. OTLK...IFR CIG RA WND.
CA...
 N FOT...SCT015 SCT-BKN050 LYRD FL240. WDLY SCT -SHRA. BECMG 0003
BKN010 OVC050. SCT -SHRA. WND S 20KT. OTLK...IFR CIG WND...TIL
09Z SHRA.
 RMNDR NRN-CNTRL..BKN010 TOP 025. BECMG 0306 OVC010. VIS 3-5SM
BR. OTLK...IFR CIG BR.
 SRN...SKC. 06Z NWRN PTNS BKN010 TOP 015. OTLK...VFR...NWRN PTNS
MVFR CIG.
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