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METAR - Aviation Routine Weather Report
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
METAR PAFB 281555Z 00000KT 25SM FEW050 FEW200 03/M03 A2953 RMK SLP005
TAF - Terminal Area Forecast
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
TAF PAFB 2812/2918 VRB06KT 9999 SCT060 BKN100 QNH2946INS TX16/2900Z
     TNM03/2814Z=
TAF AMD PHHI 2812/2913 04009KT 9999 VCSH SCT020 QNH3003INS
     TEMPO 2812/2814 3200 RA BR BKN015
     BECMG 2817/2818 08015G20KT 9999 NSW SCT025 QNH3007INS
     TEMPO 2900/2906 08015G25KT TX25/2900Z TN20/2812Z AMD 281212=
Decoded:
ID: PAFB   Fairbanks/Wainw, AK
VALID TIME: 28 April AT 12:00Z to 29 April AT 18:00Z.
INITIAL WX
   WIND: VARIABLE AT 6
   CLOUDS: 60 SCT
   CLOUDS: 100 BKN
   ALTIMETER SETTING: 29.46 IN HG
   COMMENTS: TX16/2900Z TNM03/2814Z= 

PIREP - Pilot Weather Report
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
No PIREP is currently available for this location.
AIRMET - Airmens Meteorological Information
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
WA7O  
JNUS WA 281215
AIRMET SIERRA FOR IFR AND MT OBSC VALID UNTIL 282015
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB
MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
ERN MTS AND S PAGN MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD
BY 18Z OCNL CIG BLW 010/VIS 3SM RA BR. DTRT.
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SRN SE AK JD
MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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ERN GLF CST JE
MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. IMPR.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF
SE PASI MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC.
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=JNUT WA 281215
AIRMET TANGO FOR TURB/STG SFC WINDS VALID UNTIL 282015
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB
TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
TIL 21Z PAFE SW OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN.
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CNTRL SE AK JC
AREAS LLWS. NC.
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SRN SE AK JD
TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN.
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SRN SE AK JD
TIL 21Z MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN.
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SRN SE AK JD
OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN.
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SRN SE AK JD
AREAS LLWS. NC.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF
TIL 18Z CAPE SPENCER S OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF
TIL 18Z S PAAP OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN.
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=JNUZ WA 281215
AIRMET ZULU FOR ICING VALID UNTIL 282015
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NONE
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AV APR 2015 AAWU
SIGMET - Significant Meteorological Information
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
No SIGMET is currently available for this location.
NOTAM - Notice to Airmen
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
M0097/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QOBCEA)  PAFBB)  201504271930C)  201505311600E)  OBSTACLE ERECTED. ALERT AND AVOID. 80' CONSTRUCTION CRANE LOCATEDSOUTH OF SIERRA TAXIWAY, BETWEEN THE AHA AND HANGAR 5.CREATED: 27 Apr 2015 19:09:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0096/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250049C)  201505040500E)  27 APRIL - 03 MAY: LIVE FIRE GRIZZLY BATTLE COURSE. RANGE WILL BEACTIVE WITH SMALL ARMS FIRE 1500L-2100L (2300Z-0500Z). MAXIMUMVERTICAL HAZARD IS 5000' AGL. CFA RULES APPLY.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:51:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0095/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250047C)  201505041600E)  27 APRIL - 03 MAY: LIVE-FIRE ON MOOSE CREEK RANGE COMPLEX. RANGEWILL BE ACTIVE WITH SMALL ARMS FIRE DAILY FROM 1900L 0800L(0300Z-1600Z). MAXIMUM VERTICAL HAZARD IS 5000' AGL. SARSA REULESAPPLY.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:49:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0094/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250045C)  201504292200E)  29 APRIL: R2205 WILL BE ACTIVE WITH ROTARY WING ACTIVITY BETWEENTHE HOURS OF 0900L-1400L (1700Z-2200Z). ALL APPROVED AIRCRAFT REMAINABOVE 6000' AGL WHEN ROTARY WINGS ARE IN R2205.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:47:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0093/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250041C)  201505030700E)  27 APRIL-02 MAY: R2205 AND STUART CREEK WILL BE ACTIVE WITHARTILLERY/MORTAR LIVE FIRE AT FPS 20, HIPPIE AND OP SHACK. FIRINGPOINTS WILL BE ACTIVE WITH INDIRECT ON THE FOLLOWING: 27-29 APRIL0600L-0845L (1400Z-1645Z), 1115L-1345L (1915Z-2145Z), AND 1615L-2200L(0015Z-0600Z), 30 APRIL 0600L-2300L (1400Z-0700Z) 1,2 MAY 1900L-2300L(0300Z-0700Z). ALL AIRCRAFT REMAIN CLEAR OF R2205 DURING STATEDTIMES. MAXIMUM VERTICAL HAZARD IS 20,000' MSL.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:45:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0092/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250037C)  201504292359E)  27-29 APRIL: R2205 AND STUART CREEK IMPACT AREA WILL BE ACTIVEWITH LIVE FIXED WING AERIAL BOMBING FROM 0900L TO 1100L (1700Z-1900Z)AND 1400L-1600L (2200Z-0000Z). PER APPROVED WDZS, ALL AIR FORCEAIRCRAFT WILL REMAIN CLEAR RAVEN OPERATIONS DISCUSSED IN FIRSTPARAGRAPH BUT WILL BE PERMITTED TO FLY 1000' ABOVE RAVEN MAXIMUMALTITUDE. MAXIMUM VERTICAL HAZARD IS 20,000' MSL.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:40:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0091/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504250019C)  201505040600E)  27,28 APRIL AND 03 MAY: FIREBIRD FLS WILL BE ACTIVE WITH RAVENUAS OPERATIONS FROM 1000L-2200L(1800Z-0600Z). UAS WILL LAUNCH FROM06W WS 168663 AND 06W WS 168655 AND OPERATE WITH CYLINDER OF CLASS GAIRSPACE BOUNJDED BY THE FOLLOWING GRIDS: UL; 06W WS 16506820 LL: 06WWS 15456584 LR: 06W WS 18976562 UR: 06W WS 19906810. UAS WILL REMAINWITHIN BOUNDARIES ABOVE. MAX ALTITUDE OF FLIGHT: 699' AGL. ALLAPPROVED AIRCRAFT REMAIN CLEAR OF AREA OR OPERATE ABOVE 1700'AGL.CREATED: 25 Apr 2015 00:19:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0071/15 NOTAMN
Q)  /QRRCAA)  PAFBB)  201504071855C)  201505150230E)  DELTA MOA COMPLEX ACTIVATION  DELTA MOA COMPLEX INCLUDES DELTA 1, 2, 3, & 4 AS CHARTED. TIMES OF USE: 4-8 MAY AND 11-15 MAY, 1000  1230 LOCAL (UTC-8DT);  4-8 MAY AND 11-14 MAY, 1600  1830 LOCAL (UTC-8DT). CONTROLLING AGENCY: FAA, ANCHORAGE ARTCC. USING AGENCY: USAF, 354 FIGHTER WING, EIELSON AFB, AK. NOTICE: IFR TRAFFIC MAY BE RE-ROUTED AROUND AIRSPACE SOUTH OF THE 63NLINE FROM FL 320  FL350 WHILE AIRSPACE IS ACTIVE.  AIRSPACE ISAVAILABLE FOR IFR TRAFFIC AT TIMES OTHER THAN THE TWO PERIODS PER DAYLISTED. ACTUAL TIMES OF USE WITHIN THIS WINDOW MAY VARY.  CONTACT EIELSONRANGE CONTROL AT 800-758-8723 OR VHF 125.3, A FLIGHT SERVICE STATIONOR ANCHORAGE ARTCC FOR ACTUAL ACTIVATION TIMES.CREATED: 07 Apr 2015 18:58:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0043/15 NOTAMR M0314/14
Q)  /QOBTTA)  PAFBB)  201502231800C)  201504301600E)  OBSTACLE HAZARD. CONSTRUCTION FENCE ERECTED ON THE SOUTH EDGE OF SIERRA TAXIWAY BETWEEN THE AHA AND HANGAR 5 PARKING APRON. ALERT AND AVOID.CREATED: 23 Feb 2015 15:31:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0042/15 NOTAMR M0307/14
Q)  /QGYLCA)  PAFBB)  201502231653C)  201504301600E)  HELIPAD 1 ON ECHO TAXIWAY AND 4 ON DELTA TAXIWAY AND HELIPADS  LOCATED ON NOVEMBER AND BRAVO TAXIWAYS ARE PERMANENTLY CLOSED.CREATED: 23 Feb 2015 15:30:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0041/15 NOTAMR M0306/14
Q)  /QLPASA)  PAFBB)  201502232042C)  201504301600E)  RWY 7L/25R PAPI ARE VFR ONLY UFN.CREATED: 23 Feb 2015 15:30:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0040/15 NOTAMR M0316/14
Q)  /QMXLCA)  PAFBB)  201502231700C)  201504301600E)  EHCO TAXIWAY CLOSED SOUTH OF RUNWAY 25L/7R TO SIERRA TAXIWAY.CREATED: 23 Feb 2015 15:29:00 SOURCE: PAFB
M0037/15 NOTAMR M0036/15
Q)  /QMXCLA)  PAFBB)  201502171610C)  201505120500E)  NOVEMBER TAXIWAY FROM ALPHA TO CHARLIES TAXIWAYS IS A DESIGNATEDTEMPORARY RAMP/APRON AND UNCONTROLLED.  USE CAUTION WHILE  TAXIING/PROCEEEDING THROUGH THIS AREA FOR HELICOPTERS PARKED ON THE  SOUTH SIDE OF NOVEMBER TAXIWAY, PERSONNEL AND VEHICLES OPERATING IN  THE TEMPORARY RAMP UFN.CREATED: 17 Feb 2015 16:16:00 SOURCE: PAFB
V0030/15 NOTAMR V0151/14
Q)  /QPICHA)  PAFBB)  201503050001C)  201506252359E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED FOR TOWER/ANTENNA:     RNAV (GPS) RWY 25R AMDT 3 CIRCLING CAT C/D MDA/HAA 1160/700. WIE UFNCREATED: 03 Mar 2015 04:41:00 SOURCE: KUSA
V0027/15 NOTAMR V0147/14
Q)  /QPICHA)  PAFBB)  201503050001C)  201506252359E)  [DOD PROCEDURAL NOTAM] INSTRUMENT APPROACH PROCEDURE CHANGED: RNAV (GPS) RWY 25R AMDT 3... DESCENT ANGLE 3.00/TCH 60 NA.CREATED: 03 Mar 2015 04:02:00 SOURCE: KUSA
L0035/15 NOTAMR L0034/15
Q)  /QXXXXA)  PAFBB)  201503092005C)  201506070500E)  CIVILIAN PILOTS ARE ADVISED, IAW ARMY REGULATION 95-2, CIVILIANAIRCRAFT ARE NOT PERMITTED TO LAND AT LADD ARMY AIRFIELD WITHOUT ANORIGINAL COPY OF THE APPROVED CIVIL AIRCRAFT LANDING PERMIT (CALP) ONFILE IN BASE OPERATIONS.  THIS DIRECTIVE ALSO APPLIES TO ALL BLMPILOTS CONTRACTED TO OPERATE OUT OF THIS AIRFIELD.  CIVILIAN PILOTSOTHER THAN BLM, ARE ALSO PROHIBITED FROM CONDUCTING PRACTICE TAKE-OFFAND LANDINGS WHEN THE AIRFIELD IS CLOSED.  VIOLATORS OF THIS POLICYARE SUBJECT TO FINES AND WILL BE REPORTED TO THE REGIONAL FAA OFFICE.CREATED: 09 Mar 2015 20:08:00 SOURCE: PAFB
L0024/15 NOTAMR L0086/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  PAFBB)  201503042305C)  201506020500E)  PAVEMENT DAMAGE ON THE NORTH EDGE OF SIERRA TAXIWAY 25 FEET EAST OF CHARLIE TAXIWAY. ALERT AND AVOID.CREATED: 04 Mar 2015 23:04:00 SOURCE: PAFB
L0020/15 NOTAMR L0078/14
Q)  /QXXXXA)  PAFBB)  201502231800C)  201504301600E)  SIERRA TAXIWAY CLOSED FOR PT FROM 0630-0745L, MONDAY THRU FRIDAY.CREATED: 23 Feb 2015 15:27:00 SOURCE: PAFB
Forecast Area
PAFB - Fairbanks Ft. Wainwright, Alaska
Updated at 3:55 PM GMT on April 28, 2015 (7:55 AM AKDT):
FA7H  
JNUH FA 281215
EASTERN GULF COAST AND SE AK...
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AIRMETS VALID UNTIL 282015
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 290600
A 986MB LOW NR PASI WL MOV INTO NW CANADA BY 06Z. A 993MB LOW
OVR THE NRN PACIFIC WL MOV NE TO 100 SW PASI BY 14Z. STRONG FLOW
AT THE SFC OVR SRN SE AK WL WKN THRU THE PD.
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LYNN CANAL AND GLACIER BAY JB...VALID UNTIL 290000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT050 BKN080 TOPS FL200. OCNL SCT025 BKN050 -SHRA.
ISOL BKN025 -RA...BCMG OCNL BY 18Z.
OTLK VALID 290000-290600...MVFR CIG RA.
PASSES...WHITE...CHILKOOT...VFR SHRA. BY 16Z MVFR CIG SHRA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN...
AFT 18Z LYNN CANAL ISOL MOD TURB BLW 060.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 050-150. FZLVL 035.
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CNTRL SE AK JC...VALID UNTIL 290000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***ERN MTS AND S PAGN MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SE PAGN SCT025 BKN050 TOPS TO FL250 -RA. ISOL BKN025.
BY 18Z OCNL BKN025 VIS 5SM RA.
ELSW SCT025 SCT-BKN050 BKN080 TOPS FL200. ISOL BKN025.
BY 18Z ERN MTS OCNL BKN025 -SHRA.
OTLK VALID 290000-290600...MVFR CIG RA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 21Z PAFE SW OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***AREAS LLWS. NC...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 050-150. FZLVL 040.
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SRN SE AK JD...VALID UNTIL 290000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET IFR***BY 18Z OCNL CIG BLW 010/VIS 3SM RA BR. DTRT...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT025 OVC040 TOP TO FL250 -RA. OCNL OVC025 VIS 5SM RA. ISOL
CIG BLW 010/VIS 3SM RA BR.
S PAKT SFC WND SE 30G40 KT.
OTLK VALID 290000-290600...MVFR CIG RA WIND.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 21Z OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 21Z MOD TURB BLW 060.
ISOL SEV TURB WI 020 AGL. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
***AIRMET LLWS***AREAS LLWS. NC...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 050-150. FZLVL 035.
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AV APR 2015 AAWU
FA7W  
JNUC FA 281215
ERN GLF COAST AND SE AK CONTINUED...
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AIRMETS VALID UNTIL 282015
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 290000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***MTS OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. IMPR...
SCT025 BKN-OVC050 LYRS TO 150. ISOL BKN025 -SHRA.
OTLK VALID 290000-290600...SE PAYA MVFR CIG RA. ELSW VFR.
...TURB...
NIL SIG.
...ICE AND FZLVL...
AFT 18Z E ICY BAY ISOL MOD ICEIC 050-150. FZLVL 035.
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SE AK CSTL WTRS JF...VALID UNTIL 290000
...CLOUDS/WX...
***AIRMET MT OBSC***SE PASI MTS OCNL OBSC IN CLDS/PCPN. NC...
SCT025 SCT-BKN050 TOPS TO FL250 -RA. ISOL BKN025.
PASI S OCNL BKN025 VIS 5SM RA. ISOL CIG BLW 010 VIS BLW 3SM
-RA BR.
S PASI SFC WND SE G25 KT. S PAAP SFC WND SE 30G40 KT.
OTLK VALID 290000-290600...PASI S MVFR CIG RA. ELSW VFR RA.
...TURB...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 18Z CAPE SPENCER S OCNL MOD TURB FL320-FL380. WKN...
***AIRMET TURB***TIL 18Z S PAAP OCNL MOD TURB BLW 060. WKN...
...ICE AND FZLVL...
ISOL MOD ICEIC 050-150. FZLVL 030.
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AV APR 2015 AAWU
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