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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
METAR PAFA 201353Z 00000KT 10SM -RA SCT050 OVC070 08/06 A2947 RMK AO2 SLP984 P0000 T00830061
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
TAF PAFA 201138Z 2012/2118 20002KT P6SM VCSH SCT025 BKN035 OVC050
     FM201400 VRB04KT 6SM -RA BR SCT015 BKN025 OVC035
     FM201600 22004KT 5SM -RA BR OVC015
     FM210000 24004KT 6SM -RA BR BKN015 OVC025
     FM210600 25004KT P6SM VCSH OVC050=
Decoded:
ID: PAFA   Fairbanks Intl, AK
REPORT TIME: 20 11:38
VALID TIME: 20 September AT 12:00Z to 21 September AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WINDS: 200 AT 2
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 25 SCT
   CLOUDS: 35 BKN
   CLOUDS: 50 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 14:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 4
   VISIBILITY: 6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RA_BR
   CLOUDS: 15 SCT
   CLOUDS: 25 BKN
   CLOUDS: 35 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 16:00Z
   WINDS: 220 AT 4
   VISIBILITY: 5.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RA_BR
   CLOUDS: 15 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 00:00Z
   WINDS: 240 AT 4
   VISIBILITY: 6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -RA_BR
   CLOUDS: 15 BKN
   CLOUDS: 25 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 06:00Z
   WINDS: 250 AT 4
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: VCSH
   CLOUDS: 50 OVC
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
WA7O  
JNUS WA 200852 AMD
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MT OBSC VALID UNTIL 201215
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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CNTRL SE AK JC UPDT
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD UPDT
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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ERN GLF CST JE
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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=JNUT WA 200852
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB/STG SFC WINDS VALID UNTIL 201215
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB
OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL400. NC.
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CNTRL SE AK JC UPDT
SPRDG N AREAS LLWS CONDITIONS. INTSF.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL400. NC.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
AFT 10Z PAGN S SPRDG N MOD TURB BLW 060. ISOL
SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. INTSF.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
AFT 07Z OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. INTSF.
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SRN SE AK JD
BY 09Z SW PAKT SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD UPDT
LLWS CONDITIONS. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD
TIL 12Z OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL400. WKN.
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SRN SE AK JD
OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. INTSF.
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SRN SE AK JD
AFT 09Z MOD TURB BLW 060. ISOL SEV TURB WI
020 AGL. INTSF.
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SRN SE AK JD UPDT
BY 08Z LLWS CONDITIONS. NC.
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ERN GLF CST JE
ICY BAY E OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL400. NC.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
BY 09Z S PAAP SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. NC.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL400. NC.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
AFT 09Z PAKW S MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. INTSF.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
PAAP S OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. INTSF.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF UPDT
BY 08Z LLWS CONDITIONS. NC.
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=JNUZ WA 200852
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICING VALID UNTIL 201215
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NONE
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SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
!FAI 09/093 FAI COM WHITE HILLS REMOTE COM OUTLET 122.1 OUT OF SERVICE 1409172215-1410172215EST
CREATED: 17 Sep 2014 22:15:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 09/083 FAI TWY A INFORMATION SIGN FOR APCH END RWY 2L MISSING 1409152126-1412060100
CREATED: 15 Sep 2014 21:26:00 SOURCE: FAI
!FAI 09/079 FAI OBST TOWER LGT (ASR UNKNOWN) 8.66NM NE FAI (124 AGL) OUT OF SERVICE 1409131240- 1409282000
CREATED: 13 Sep 2014 12:40:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 06/053 FAI OBST CRANE 645120N1474900W (2NM N APCH END RWY 20R)
863FT(360FT AGL) LGTD FLAGGED 1406131747-1409301747ESTCREATED: 13 Jun 2014 17:49:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 04/155 FAI AD BIRD ACTIVITY MIGRATORY BIRDS TERMINAL AREA 1404060710-1410151130EST
CREATED: 06 Apr 2014 07:10:00 SOURCE: FAI
!ENN 12/007 ENN AD ABN OTS
CREATED: 28 Dec 2012 18:16:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FDC 4/2588 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
   RNAV (GPS) RWY 20L, ORIG-B...     WHEN VGSI INOPERATIVE, PROCEDURE NA AT NIGHT.     VDP NA.     1409080750-1503080750ESTCREATED: 08 Sep 2014 07:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 2/3522 FAI AK. FAIRBANKS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FAIRBANKS, AK. 
   EFFECTIVE 1208271840 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. B-747-400, B-757, AND B-767, USING INERTIAL REFERENCE SYSTEM MAGVAR TABLES PRIOR TO 2005 EPOCH YEAR, ARE PROHIBITED FROM CONDUCTING ILS APPROACHES BELOW STANDARD CAT I WEATHER MINIMA AT FAIRBANKS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (PAFA). AIRCRAFT OPERATORS MUST REVIEW THEIR EQUIPMENT AND PROVIDE POSITIVE CONFIRMATION TO THE CAPTAIN IF THEIR SPECIFIC AIRCRAFT MEETS THIS REQUIREMENT. ABSENT THIS REVIEW AND POSITIVE NOTIFICATION, ILS OPERATIONS BELOW STANDARD CAT I WEATHER MINIMA ARE PROHIBITED FOR THESE SERIES AIRCRAFT. THESE SERIES AIRCRAFT HAVE EXPERIENCED A SHIFT OF RUNWAY CENTERLINE PRESENTATION AND DEGRADED LOCALIZER TRACKING PERFORMANCE ON ILS APPROACHES. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN REGIONAL OPERATIONS CENTER AT 425-227-1389 OR 9-ANM-ROC@FAA.GOV, OR ALASKA REGIONAL OPERATIONS CENTER AT 907-271-5936 OR 9-AAL-DUTY-OFFICER@FAA.GOV.CREATED: 27 Aug 2012 19:45:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 1:53 PM GMT on September 20, 2014 (5:53 AM AKDT):
FA7H  
JNUH FA 201215
EASTERN GULF COAST AND SE AK...
.
AIRMETS VALID UNTIL TIME IN WAAK47 PRODUCT.
CB IMPLY POSSIBLE SEV OR GREATER TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HEIGHTS NOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
.
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 210600
A 998 MB LOW 75 W PASI MOVS RAPIDLY N OF FCST AREA BY 18Z AND
DSIPTS OVER THR SRN YUKON TERRITORY. ASSOCD CDFNT STALLS OUT OVR
SRN SE AK DURING THE AFTERNOON AND PRSTS.
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
SCT020 BKN060 LYRD ABV TO FL200 -SHRA. ISOL BKN020 VIS 5SM
-SHRA BR.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...MVFR CIG SHRA WIND.
PASSES...WHITE...CHILKOOT...VFR. OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***15Z TO 18Z CROSS SOUND OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
OTRW 18Z TO 21Z PAGS S ISOL MOD TURB BLW 060.
AFT 21Z GLACIER BAY OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL390.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 080-FL200. FZLVL 080 EXC 050 GLACIER BAY.
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CNTRL SE AK JC...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET STG SFC WIND***VCY CHNLS S PAFE SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. WKN...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT025 BKN045 LYRD ABV TO FL200. OCNL BKN025 VIS 4SM -RA BR.
AREAS SFC WINDS SE 20G30 KTS. VCY CHNLS S PAFE SFC WINDS
S-SE 30G40 KTS.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...VFR. S PAFE MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 15Z S PAGN MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***15Z TO 18Z W PAFE OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***AREAS LLWS CONDITIONS. WKN...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
TIL 16Z N PAGN ISOL MOD ICEIC 080-FL200.
TIL 16Z PAGN S ISOL MOD ICEIC 110-FL220.
FZLVL 100.
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SRN SE AK JD...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET STG SFC WIND***CHNLS PAKT SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. WKN...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT015 BKN025 OVC045 LYRD ABV TO FL200 VIS 4SM -RA.
ISOL CIG BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM +RA BR.
SFC WIND S-SE 20G35 KTS DMSHG AFT 20Z TO SE G25 KTS.
VCY CHNLS SFC WIND S 30G45 KT DMSHG AFT 20Z TO S 20G35 KTS.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...IFR CIG RA BR.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 15Z MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***LLWS CONDITIONS. NC...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 110-FL220. FZLVL 110.
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DH SEP 2014 AAWU


FA7H  
JNUH FA 201215
EASTERN GULF COAST AND SE AK...
.
AIRMETS VALID UNTIL TIME IN WAAK47 PRODUCT.
CB IMPLY POSSIBLE SEV OR GREATER TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HEIGHTS NOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
.
SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 210600
A 998 MB LOW 75 W PASI MOVS RAPIDLY N OF FCST AREA BY 18Z AND
DSIPTS OVER THR SRN YUKON TERRITORY. ASSOCD CDFNT STALLS OUT OVR
SRN SE AK DURING THE AFTERNOON AND PRSTS.
.
LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
SCT020 BKN060 LYRD ABV TO FL200 -SHRA. ISOL BKN020 VIS 5SM
-SHRA BR.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...MVFR CIG SHRA WIND.
PASSES...WHITE...CHILKOOT...VFR. OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***15Z TO 18Z CROSS SOUND OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
OTRW 18Z TO 21Z PAGS S ISOL MOD TURB BLW 060.
AFT 21Z GLACIER BAY OCNL MOD TURB FL300-FL390.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 080-FL200. FZLVL 080 EXC 050 GLACIER BAY.
.
CNTRL SE AK JC...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET STG SFC WIND***VCY CHNLS S PAFE SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. WKN...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT025 BKN045 LYRD ABV TO FL200. OCNL BKN025 VIS 4SM -RA BR.
AREAS SFC WINDS SE 20G30 KTS. VCY CHNLS S PAFE SFC WINDS
S-SE 30G40 KTS.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...VFR. S PAFE MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 15Z S PAGN MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***15Z TO 18Z W PAFE OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***AREAS LLWS CONDITIONS. WKN...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
TIL 16Z N PAGN ISOL MOD ICEIC 080-FL200.
TIL 16Z PAGN S ISOL MOD ICEIC 110-FL220.
FZLVL 100.
.
SRN SE AK JD...VALID UNTIL 210000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET STG SFC WIND***CHNLS PAKT SUSTAINED SFC WIND 30KT OR
GTR. WKN...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT015 BKN025 OVC045 LYRD ABV TO FL200 VIS 4SM -RA.
ISOL CIG BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM +RA BR.
SFC WIND S-SE 20G35 KTS DMSHG AFT 20Z TO SE G25 KTS.
VCY CHNLS SFC WIND S 30G45 KT DMSHG AFT 20Z TO S 20G35 KTS.
OTLK VALID 210000-210600...IFR CIG RA BR.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 15Z MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***LLWS CONDITIONS. NC...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 110-FL220. FZLVL 110.
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DH SEP 2014 AAWU
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