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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
METAR PAFA 280353Z 00000KT 7SM R02L/4000VP6000FT RA FEW013 SCT023 BKN055 15/13 A2964 RMK AO2 RAB22 SLP041 P0014 T01500128 $
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
TAF PAFA 272320Z 2800/2906 VRB03KT 6SM -SHRA BR FU BKN010 OVC040
     FM280100 VRB05KT P6SM -SHRA VCTS BKN045CB OVC100
     FM280900 VRB03KT P6SM -SHRA BKN045 OVC100=

Decoded:
ID: PAFA   Fairbanks Intl, AK
REPORT TIME: 27 23:20
VALID TIME: 28 July AT 00:00Z to 29 July AT 06:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: 6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHRA_BR_FU
   CLOUDS: 10 BKN
   CLOUDS: 40 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 01:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 5
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHRA_VCTS
   CLOUDS: 45 BKN WITH CB
   CLOUDS: 100 OVC
NEW WX STARTING: 09:00Z
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 3
   VISIBILITY: >6.0 MILES
   WEATHER: -SHRA
   CLOUDS: 45 BKN
   CLOUDS: 100 OVC
   COMMENTS: = 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
WA7O  
JNUS WA 280415
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MT OBSC VALID UNTIL 281215
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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
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD
OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA BR. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD
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
OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA BR. IMPR.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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=JNUT WA 280415
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB/STG SFC WINDS VALID UNTIL 281215
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NONE
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=JNUZ WA 280415
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICING VALID UNTIL 281215
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NONE
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DH JUL 2015 AAWU
GS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA/BR.
NC.
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AK PEN AI
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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UNIMAK PASS TO ADAK AJ
PAAK W AFT 09Z OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM BR. NC.
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UNIMAK PASS TO ADAK AJ
MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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ADAK TO ATTU AK
OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM BR. NC.
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PRIBILOF ISLANDS AND SOUTHEAST BERING SEA AL
CIGS BLW 010 OCNL VIS BLW 3SM -RA/BR. NC.
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=ANCT WA 280415
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB/STG SFC WINDS VALID UNTIL 281215
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NONE
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=ANCZ WA 280415
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICING VALID UNTIL 281215
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NONE
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DH JUL 2015 AAWU
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
!FAI 07/082 FAI TWY D CLSD BTN ROW 12 AND ROW 13 BARRICADED 1507261619-1507272359
CREATED: 26 Jul 2015 16:19:00 SOURCE: FAI
!FAI 07/073 FAI NAV ILS RWY 2L IM OUT OF SERVICE DLY 1500-0001 
1507231500-1507310001ESTCREATED: 23 Jul 2015 05:22:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 07/067 FAI NAV TACAN OUT OF SERVICE 1507242300-1507282000EST
CREATED: 22 Jul 2015 04:39:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 07/046 FAI COM HILL 3265 REMOTE COM A/G 135.6/233.7 OUT OF SERVICE 1507142115-1507312359EST
CREATED: 14 Jul 2015 21:14:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 07/038 FAI RWY 2L ILS CAT 2/3 NA 1507131500-1507312359EST
CREATED: 12 Jul 2015 03:37:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 07/021 FAI NAV ILS RWY 20R ILS OUT OF SERVICE 1507071730-1507312359
CREATED: 07 Jul 2015 17:26:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FAI 07/010 FAI TWY A INFORMATION SIGN FOR APCH END RWY 2L MISSING 1507022325-1510011100EST
CREATED: 02 Jul 2015 23:26:00 SOURCE: FAI
!FAI 04/385 FAI AD INCREASED BIRD ACTIVITY 1504111012-1510012000EST
CREATED: 11 Apr 2015 10:13:00 SOURCE: PAFAYFYX
!FDC 5/0504 FAI SID FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
MCKINLEY NINE DEPARTURE...DEPARTURE PROCEDURE NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH SUITABLERNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS,TKA VOR OUT OF SERVICE. 1507270543-1508270543ESTCREATED: 27 Jul 2015 05:43:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/0341 FAI SID FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
MCKINLEY NINE DEPARTURE...DEPARTURE PROCEDURE NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH SUITABLERNAV SYSTEM WITH GPS,FAI TACAN OUT OF SERVICE. 1507242250-1508242250ESTCREATED: 24 Jul 2015 22:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/0340 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
VOR/DME OR TACAN RWY 20R, ORIG...PROCEDURE NA EXCEPT FOR AIRCRAFT EQUIPPED WITH SUITABLE RNAV SYSTEMWITH GPS,FAI TACAN OUT OF SERVICE. 1507242250-1508242250ESTCREATED: 24 Jul 2015 22:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/0339 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
ILS OR LOC RWY 20R, AMDT 24A...ILS RWY 20R (SA CAT I AND II), AMDT 24A...MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 1100 THEN CLIMBING LEFT TURN TO 4000DIRECT CUN NDB AND HOLD, CONTINUE CLIMB-IN-HOLD TO 4000. (ADFREQUIRED).DISREGARD NOTE DME REQUIRED,FAI TACAN OUT OF SERVICE. 1507242250-1508242250ESTCREATED: 24 Jul 2015 22:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/0338 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
ILS OR LOC RWY 2L, AMDT 9A...ILS RWY 02L (SA CAT I), AMDT 9A...ILS RWY 02L (CAT II AND III) AMDT 9A...MISSED APPROACH: CLIMB TO 1100 THEN CLIMBING RIGHT TURN TO 4000DIRECT CUN NDB AND HOLD, CONTINUE CLIMB-IN-HOLD TO 4000, HOLD E,LT, 247.97 INBOUND. (ADF REQUIRED),FAI TACAN OUT OF SERVICE. 1507242250-1508242250ESTCREATED: 24 Jul 2015 22:51:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/7779 FAI AK...AIRSPACE FAIRBANKS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT,
FAIRBANKS, AK.    THIS NOTAM REPLACED FDC 4/8472 EFFECTIVE: 1208271820-PERM. B-747-400, B-757, AND B-767, USING INERTIAL REFERENCE SYSTEM MAGVARTABLES PRIOR TO 2005 EPOCH YEAR, ARE PROHIBITED FROM CONDUCTING ILSAPPROACHES BELOW STANDARD CAT I WEATHER MINIMA AT FAIRBANKSINTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (PAFA). AIRCRAFT OPERATORS MUST REVIEW THEIREQUIPMENT AND PROVIDE POSITIVE CONFIRMATION TO THE CAPTAIN IF THEIRSPECIFIC AIRCRAFT MEETS THIS REQUIREMENT. ABSENT THIS REVIEW ANDPOSITIVE NOTIFICATION, ILS OPERATIONS BELOW STANDARD CAT I WEATHERMINIMA ARE PROHIBITED FOR THESE SERIES AIRCRAFT. THESE SERIESAIRCRAFT HAVE EXPERIENCED A SHIFT OF RUNWAY CENTERLINE PRESENTATIONAND DEGRADED LOCALIZER TRACKING PERFORMANCE ON ILS APPROACHES. FORFURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT NORTHWEST MOUNTAIN REGIONAL OPERATIONSCENTER AT 425-227-1389 OR 9-ANM-ROC@FAA.GOV, OR ALASKA REGIONALOPERATIONS CENTER AT 907-271-5936 OR 9-AAL-DUTY-OFFICER@FAA.GOV.1506112159-PERMCREATED: 11 Jun 2015 22:04:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/5670 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
ILS OR LOC RWY 20R, AMDT 24A...CHANGE HOSAN FIX MINIMUMS (DUAL VOR RECEIVERS OR DME REQUIRED) TOREAD HOSAN FIX MINIMUMS (ADF OR DME REQUIRED).1505221807-1511181807ESTCREATED: 22 May 2015 18:07:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
!FDC 5/1951 FAI IAP FAIRBANKS INTL, FAIRBANKS, AK.
RNAV (GPS) RWY 20L, ORIG-B...TERMINAL ROUTE SUXXI (IAF) TO FALUX (IF) NA.1501082013-1507072013ESTCREATED: 08 Jan 2015 20:13:00 SOURCE: KDZZNAXX
Forecast Area
PAFA - Fairbanks, Alaska
Updated at 3:53 AM GMT on July 28, 2015 (7:53 PM AKDT):
FA7H  
JNUH FA 280415
EASTERN GULF COAST AND SE AK...
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AIRMETS VALID UNTIL 281215
CB IMPLY POSSIBLE SEV OR GREATER TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HEIGHTS NOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
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SYNOPSIS VALID UNTIL 282200
A WEAK TROF WL PRST OVR THE ERN GLFALSK.
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT020 OVC040 LYRD TO FL250. OCNL BKN020 VIS 5SM -RA BR.
PAGS SW ISOL CIGS BLW 010. SFC WND S-E 20KT DMSHG.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...MVFR CIG RA.
PASSES...WHITE...IFR CIG RA BR.
CHILKOOT...VFR. OCNL MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 070.
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CNTRL SE AK JC...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT008 BKN020 OVC035 DECRG LYRS TO FL250 OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA BR.
ISOL CIGS BLW 010. VCY STRAITS/CANALS SFC WND SE G25KT DMSHG.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...MVFR CIG RA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 070.
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SRN SE AK JD...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET IFR***OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA BR. NC...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
OTRW SCT005 OVC015 DECRG LYRS TO FL250 VIS 3-5SM -RA BR.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...MVFR CIG RA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
TIL 07Z SE PAKT ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 070.
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DH JUL 2015 AAWU
PCPN. DTRT...
PAKN SW SCT005 BKN012 TOP FL180/TIL 09Z ISOL -RA.
AFT 09Z VIS 3SM -SHRA BR.
ELSW FEW005 SCT025 BKN050 TOP FL180.
TIL 08Z PAIG-PANW LN N SCT BKN050TCU TOP FL200 -SHRA.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...SW PAKN IFR CIG SHRA BR. ELSW VFR.
...TURB...
NIL SIG EXC VCY TCU.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
PAII N ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 080.
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AK PEN AI...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET IFR***BERING SIDE OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA/BR.
NC...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
OTRW BERING SIDE SCT006 OVC012 LYRS TO FL180 OCNL VIS 3-5SM -RA/BR.
ELSW SCT025 BKN040 LYRD TO FL250. ISOL BKN025 -RA.
VCY PASSES LOCAL SFC WND W-NW G25KT.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...BERING SIDE IFR CIG BR. AFT 20Z MVFR CIG.
PAC SIDE MVFR CIG. AFT 20Z VFR.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 080.
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UNIMAK PASS TO ADAK AJ...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET IFR***PAAK W AFT 09Z OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM BR. NC...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT015 BKN025 TOPS 060 LYRS ABV TO FL250 ISOL -SHRA.
AFT 06Z OCNL BKN015 OVC025 VIS 5SM -SHRA BR.
VCY LAND AREAS TIL 06Z AREAS SCT050.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
07Z TO 13Z PADU E ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 090 SE TO 120 SW.
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DH JUL 2015 AAWU
FA7W  
JNUC FA 280442 AMD
ERN GLF COAST AND SE AK CONTINUED...
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AIRMETS VALID UNTIL 281215
CB IMPLY POSSIBLE SEV OR GREATER TURB SEV ICE LLWS AND IFR CONDS.
NON MSL HEIGHTS NOTED BY AGL OR CIG.
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ERN GLF CST JE...VALID UNTIL 281600 UPDT
...CLOUDS/WX...UPDT
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
OTRW SCT015 BKN040 OVC060 LYRS TO FL250 -RA.
OCNL SCT008 BKN015 VIS 5SM -RA BR. ISOL CIG BLW 010 VIS 3SM -RA BR.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...VFR SHRA. E PAYA MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 070.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF...VALID UNTIL 281600
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET IFR***OCNL CIGS BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM -RA BR. IMPR...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
OTRW SCT007 OVC020 LYRS TO FL250 VIS 3-5SM -RA BR.
OTLK VALID 281600-282200...MVFR CIG RA.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
PASI N ISOL MOD ICEIC 120-FL180. FZLVL 070.
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